Mark Henderson, Chair
Keith Cole, Board Member
Mark Thomas, Board Member
Kurt Herrington, Board Member
Isaac Wynn, Board Member
James Smith, Board Member
Sean Connor, Board Member
 
Mark Miears, Director
 
NOTICE OF MEETING
BUILDING AND STANDARDS COMMISSION
September 24, 2020
4:00 p.m. 
City Council Chambers
504 N. Queen Street
Palestine, Texas

 
   
Notice is hereby given in accordance with Order of the Governor issued March 16, 2020, the Building and Standards Commission will conduct its meeting by telephone/video conference in order to advance the public health goal of limiting face-to-face meetings (also called "social distancing") to slow the spread of the COVID-19. There will be public access to the location described above. All attendees are required to wear a mask or face covering.

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The public will be permitted to submit public comments electronically as provided by the agenda and as permitted by the presiding officer during the meeting.
 
             
A.
CALL TO ORDER
 
B. PROPOSED CHANGES OF AGENDA ITEMS
 
C. PUBLIC COMMENTS
Members of the public may submit their comments by completing the required Request to Speak form by using the weblink below. All comments submitted by 3:30 p.m., the day of the meeting will be read during the meeting. All comments must be no more than five minutes in length.
http://cityofpalestinetx.com/government/city-secretary/policies-forms/request-to-speak/
 
D. CONFLICT OF INTEREST DISCLOSURES
 
E. APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 
1.   Consider approval of the minutes from the August 27, 2020, meeting.
 
F. DISCUSSION AND ACTION ITEMS
 
1.   Discuss and take any action needed regarding substandard structure violations: 210 W. Colorado St. Decision to be made by the Commission to either vacate, rehabilitate, or demolish the structure.
2.   Discuss and take any action needed regarding substandard structure violations: 900 San Jacinto St. Decision to be made by the Commission to either vacate, rehabilitate, or demolish the structure.
3.   Discuss and take any action needed regarding substandard structure violations: 126 Yaupon St. Decision to be made by the Commission to either vacate, rehabilitate, or demolish the structure.
 
G. ADJOURNMENT
 
I certify that the above Notice of Meeting was posted on the outdoor bulletin board at the main entrance to City Hall, 504 N. Queen Street, Palestine, Texas, in compliance with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code on  Monday, September 21, 2020, at 12:00 p.m.

Teresa Herrera, City Secretary

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) PERSONS IN NEED OF SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHALL, CONTACT THE CITY SECRETARY'S OFFICE VIA EMAIL AT therrera@palestine-tx.org or 903-731-8414.