Council work session
The City Council met at 1 p.m. Tuesday:
- Informal reports. Community center management; Follow-up on dredging ponds and lakes in parks; Historic cemeteries in Fort Worth; Monthly development activity report; Parental leave update; Eastside transportation planning projects and subregional studies; Non-FEMA flood risk area initiative; Proposed changes to PID Advisory Board operating requirements; Will Rogers Memorial Center capital projects update; Women in firefighting (Camp Heat).
- Presentations. Update on Future City Hall, Tanyan Farley, Athenian Group; Culture and Tourism capital project update, Michael Crum, Public Events Department; Omni Hotel expansion, Robert Sturns, Economic Development Department; ARPA funding proposal to reduce gun violence, Police Chief Neil Noakes and Leah King, United Way of Tarrant County; Short-term rental data mining, registration and zoning options, Dana Burghdoff, City Manager’s Office.
The City Council also conducted an executive session at noon and a public comment meeting at 6 p.m. The next public comment meeting will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, in the Council Chamber at City Hall. Residents are allowed to address the City Council on any topic, but topics related to the proposed FY23 budget are especially encouraged.
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