Please click HERE if you would like to download Request for Proposals for Legal Services.
The City of Poteet is soliciting sealed proposals from law firms to provide City Attorney services. Law firms are invited to submit qualifications and proposals for the provision of these services. In order to be considered, proposals must address each of the requests for information included in this Request. Any questions regarding this RFP should be addressed in writing as follows:
Kerry McCollough, City Secretary
Final Proposals must be delivered by July 29, 2021 at Noon to the following address:
City of Poteet
491 Ave H
Poteet, Texas 78065
First Tuesday of each month
Poteet, TX 78065
Please check the bulletin board in front of City Hall for posted Agendas and Updates.
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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The Mayor's Office is located at the City Hall Annex building located at 182 S. 5th street. Please keep in mind the Mayoral position is not a full-time employee and does not keep regular office hours. It is recommended that an appointment be made to speak with the Mayor. A voicemail can be left at (830) 742-3574 ext. 108
About the Council
All governing body members serve two-year terms. The governing body, being the elected representative of the people, adopts all ordinances and resolutions and determines the general goals and policies.
CITY COUNCIL INFORMATION:
The City of Poteet holds its Regular Scheduled City Council Meeting the first (1st) Tuesday of each month at 6:30 P.M. If you have an item that you would like placed on the next Regularly Scheduled City Council Meeting please submit this , to the City Secretary no later than 5:00 P.M. the Tuesday before the scheduled meeting. When submitting an agenda item request form, please be as detailed as possible as to what it is you are searching for in the Mayor and Council, and please specify whether and Action needs to be taken. All citizen agenda's must be approved by the Mayor before a citizen's agenda will be allowed to be placed on the council's agenda.
Resident's, business owners and visitor's attending City Council meetings please become familiar with following Texas Penal Code violations:
Sec. 38.13. HINDERING PROCEEDINGS BY DISORDERLY CONDUCT. (a) A person commits an offense if he intentionally hinders an official proceeding by noise or violent or tumultuous behavior or disturbance.
(b) A person commits an offense if he recklessly hinders an official proceeding by noise or violent or tumultuous behavior or disturbance and continues after explicit official request to desist.
(c) An offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.
Sec. 42.05. DISRUPTING MEETING OR PROCESSION. (a) A person commits an offense if, with intent to prevent or disrupt a lawful meeting, procession, or gathering, he obstructs or interferes with the meeting, procession, or gathering by physical action or verbal utterance.
(b) An offense under this section is a Class B misdemeanor.
If you would like to have your concerns voiced, there is a 3-minute limit for all public to speak to the Council at the beginning of each Regular Scheduled Meeting. You MUST fill out a and submit it to the City Secretary PRIOR to the start of the meeting. Due to legal requirements, Council cannot take specific action on Citizens’ Comments which are not included in the agenda, they will hear the topic and Council may:
Have the item placed on a future agenda for action, or
Refer the item to a Board, Commission or Committee; or
Refer the item to staff for study or conclusion.
If you would like to file a Public Information Request, please fill out this , and submit back to the City Secretary via Email. Please note that there is a charge for receiving a Public Information Request.
Here are the most common fees charged for Public Information Requests
- Standard Paper Copy - $.10 per page
- Oversized Paper Copy (11X17 or larger not including maps/photographs) - $.50 per page.
- Specialty Paper (Mylar, blueprint, blue line, map, photographic) – Actual Costs
- CD -$1.00
- (A labor charge shall not be billed with requests that are 50 or fewer pages of paper records, unless records are in a separate building)