City of Garland - City Council


Tuesday, January 26, 2021
6:00 p.m.

NOTICE: Due to the COVID-19 emergency and, pursuant to Section 551.125 of the Texas Government Code and the executive orders of Governor Greg Abbott suspending provisions of the Texas Government Code and other applicable laws of the State regarding normal open meetings, the City Council will hold this meeting by internet/telephonic remote means.

The meeting will be broadcast by webinar or telephone at the following URL:

Registration for the online meeting is required.  The meeting will be recorded and will be available for viewing the next day at

For those without internet access to the meeting, a dial-in option is available.  The numbers are:

Additionally, the meeting may be accessed by phone at the following number:


The Meeting ID is: 980 9138 7300




1. Decisions based on issues, goals and vision. 9. Follow goals, principles and action agenda.
2. Do not take things personal. 10. Decide, vote and move on.
3. Project a positive attitude. 11. Avoid ambushes - Council or staff.
4. Focus on issues, not on the person. 12. Talk to staff before meetings.
5. Be prepared to discuss issues. 13. Vote our convictions, but be willing to compromise "What is best for Garland."
6. Maintain decorum. 14. Follow Roberts Rules of Order consistently. 
7. Keep your sense of humor. 15. Agree to disagree.
8. Honor and respect each other; accept each other as individuals. 16. Be open and honest. 

1. 2021 Proposed Capital Improvement Program (CIP) - Continuation of Tax-Supported and Revenue-Supported Staff Presentations. 
  1. Firewheel Golf Park Funding Request
  2. Landfill Funding Request
  3. EWS Funding Request
  4. GP&L Funding Request
  5. Water/Wastewater Funding Request 
2. Council Discussion and Direction Regarding 2021 Proposed CIP. 
3. Adjourn