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Special Willow Park meetings tonight

September 13, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

City of Willow ParkIt will be a busy night for Willow Park government officials as three meetings are scheduled for this evening.

The city's planning and zoning commission has a special meeting tonight at 6 p.m. in the chambers of city hall and the city council will have a workshop and special meeting at the multipurpose room of the Willow Park police station and fire house. The workshop begins at 7 p.m. and the city council meeting is slated to begin immediately afterwards.

Willow Park City Council Special Meeting September 7, 2010

September 7, 2010 by Randy Keck

WILLOW PARK CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING
101 STAGECOACH TRAIL, WILLOW PARK, TEXAS 76087
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2010
IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE BUDGET WORKSHOP

AGENDA

I. Call to Order
II. Quorum Check

III. Invocation

IV. Pledge of Allegiance

V. Community Announcements

VI. Citizen Presentations

VII. Mayor’s Update
6 city cooperation

VIII. New Business
A. Discussion/Action - To consider and take action on pay period policy of City of Willow
Park (Council Member Martin)
B. Discussion/Action – To consider and take action on changing the date of the October
City Council meeting (Mayor Hawkins)

IX. Recess To Executive Session
Pursuant to the Provision of Chapter 551, Government Code, Vernon’s Texas Codes
Annotated, in Accordance with Authority contained in…

Willow Park City Council Budget Workshop September 7, 2010

September 7, 2010 by Randy Keck

WILLOW PARK CITY COUNCIL WORKSHOP
101 STAGECOACH TRAIL, WILLOW PARK TX 76087
TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 7, 2010 at 6:30 P.M.

AGENDA

1. Call to Order

2. Roll Call

3. Items for Discussion
A. Review of Budgets for all funds for Fiscal Years 2009-2010, 2010-2011 and
discussion of all matters pertaining thereto.
B. Review of municipal court fees

4. Adjournment

I certify that the above notice of the meeting was posted on the bulletin board at the
Municipal Building of the City of Willow Park, Texas on the 3rd of September 2010
at 5:00 P.M.
Yael Hoffman
City Secretary
City of Willow Park

Mayor holds open forum

August 30, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

City of Willow ParkWillow Park Mayor Ken Hawkins held a open forum last week (Aug. 24) to discuss with the public different city topics. Click the links below to watch video coverage of the meeting.

Part I: The Budget
http://www.community-news.com/node/685

Part II: A reduction in force
http://www.community-news.com/node/704

Part III: Road construction
http://www.community-news.com/node/702

Part IV: A response
http://www.community-news.com/node/682

Willow Park City Council Special Meeting August 30, 2010

August 29, 2010 by Randy Keck

WILLOW PARK CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING
516 RANCH HOUSE ROAD, WILLOW PARK, TEXAS 76087
MONDAY, AUGUST 30, 2010
IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE BUDGET WORKSHOP

AGENDA

I. Call to Order

II. Quorum Check

III. Invocation

IV. Pledge of Allegiance

V. Community Announcements

VI. Citizen Presentations

VII. Mayor’s Update
Relation with the local press

VIII. New Business
Discussion/Action - To consider and take action on acceptance of the “best value” bid, award contract to bidder, and issue Notice to Proceed for Willow Crossing East, Phase IV (Mayor Hawkins)

IX. Recess To Executive Session
Pursuant to the Provision of Chapter 551, Government Code, Vernon’s Texas Codes Annotated, in Accordance with Authority contained in…

Willow Park City Council Workshop August 30, 2010

August 29, 2010 by Randy Keck

Call to Order

WILLOW PARK CITY COUNCIL WORKSHOP
516 RANCH HOUSE ROAD, WILLOW PARK TX 76087
MONDAY, AUGUST 30, 2010 at 6:30 P.M.

AGENDA

1. Call to Order

2. Roll Call

3. Items for Discussion
a. Review of Budgets for all funds for Fiscal Years 2009-2010, 2010-2011 and discussion of all matters pertaining thereto.
b. Review of municipal court fees

4. Adjournment

I certify that the above notice of the meeting was posted on the bulletin board at the Municipal Building of the City of Willow Park, Texas on the 27h of August 2010 at 5:00 P.M.

Yael Hoffman
City Secretary
City of Willow Park

Water restrictions in Willow Park

August 23, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

City of Willow ParkDue to a wells malfunction, City of Willow Park Public Works Director Lance Petty has issued the stage three water restrictions for the city.

Residents may only water their lawns from 4 a.m. to 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Addresses ending in even numbers may water on Sundays and Thursdays. Addresses ending in odd numbers may water on Saturdays and Wednesdays.

Mayor schedules community forum

August 22, 2010 by Randy Keck

Willow Park Mayor Ken Hawkins has scheduled an open forum on Tuesday, Willow Park City HallAug. 24. He plans to explain Willow Park's budget situation, update residents on Stagecoach Trail construction, and to address e-mails that were sent to and from council members during the time the city was negotiating to sell Deer Creek Waterworks. The forum will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Willow Park City Hall.

Emails indicate violation

August 19, 2010 by Randy Keck

Ken HawkinsIn an e-mail sent to the members of the Willow Park City Council, obtained by The Community News through a public information request, Hawkins told the entire quorum on June 4, 2009; “I am afraid that we are not yet comparing apples to apples” in regards to the Deer Creek and Dyegard (spelled Digard in the e-mail) water systems.

According to the Texas Open Meetings Act, violations could be a misdemeanor offense punishable by a fine of no less than $100 or no more than $500, confinement in the county jail for not less than one month or more than six months, or both.

Click the link below for Hawkins' e-mail to the Willow Park City Council:

Willow Park Workshop Agenda August 16, 2010

August 16, 2010 by Randy Keck

WILLOW PARK CITY COUNCIL WORKSHOP
516 RANCH HOUSE ROAD, WILLOW PARK TX 76087
MONDAY, AUGUST 16, 2010 at 6:00 P.M.

AGENDA

1. Call to Order

2. Roll Call

3. Items for Discussion

Review of Budgets for all funds for Fiscal Years 2009-2010, 2010-2011 and discussion of all matters pertaining thereto.

Review of municipal court fees

4. Adjournment

I certify that the above notice of the meeting was posted on the bulletin board at the Municipal Building of the City of Willow Park, Texas on the 13th of August 2010 at 5:00 P.M.

Yael Hoffman
City Secretary
City of Willow Park

Sports Calendar

Friday, April 17

  • Aledo Bearcats at Everman, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Everman, 5:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 20

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Crowley, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Crowley at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 21

  • Aledo Ladycats at Granbury, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Crowley, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, April 23

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Tison at Aledo High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 24

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Burleson, 5:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Cleburne at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 27

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 28

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Granbury, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, May 1

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game and Senior Night
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Cleburne, 5:00 pm. *District Game

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