NOTICE OF MEETING
CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GALVESTON
THURSDAY - AUGUST 24, 2023 - 9:00 A.M.
ROOM 204 - CITY HALL
823 ROSENBERG, GALVESTON, TEXAS
TELEPHONE: (409) 797-3510
 

One or more members of the City Council may attend the meeting by videoconference.  A quorum of the members of the City Council will be physically present at the meeting location. 

WORKSHOP AGENDA

1.

DECLARATION OF A QUORUM AND CALL MEETING TO ORDER

2.

ROLL CALL

3.

DISCUSSION ITEMS

3.A.

Clarification of Consent and Regular City Council Agenda Items - This is an opportunity for City Council to ask questions of Staff on Consent and Regular Agenda Items (30 min)

3.B.

Discussion of City Audit Plan for 2023 - 2024 (G. Bulgherini - 20 min)

3.C.

Discussion related to ensuring consistent enforcement of City Codes by the City Marshall’s office (Lewis/Robb - 15 min)

3.D.

Discussion of Amendments to the Taxi Cab Ordinance (Lewis/Brown - 15 min)

3.E.

Discussion of Alcohol Sales at Dellanera RV Park (Bouvier/Brown - 15 min)

3.F.

Update and Discussion of Stewart Beach Plans and Interlocal Agreement (B. Maxwell - 15 min)

3.G.

Discussion of Short Term Rentals (Robb/Brown - 20 min)

  1. Discussion concerning the procedures for the registration of Short Term Rentals to ensure the compliance with City Code and Land Use requirements;
  2. Discussion related to the adequacy of the number of trash cans utilized by Short Term Rentals as a function of occupancy; 
  3. Discussion related to the amendment of the City Code or Land Development Regulations to impose an occupancy limit on Short Terms Rentals utilizing septic systems to ensure compliance with state law.
3.H.

Discussion of amendment of the City Code or Land Development regulations related to bars and noise in R -1 zoning districts (Robb/Brown - 15 min)

3.I.

Discussion of the use of flock cameras at every entry and exit to Galveston Island and other roads as the Police Department deems necessary (Robb/Brown - 10 min)

3.J.

Report of City Council's Park Board Representative (Bouvier/Brown - 10 minutes)

3.K.

Report of City Council's Wharves Board Representative (Brown - 10 minutes)

4.

ADJOURNMENT

I certify that the above Notice of Meeting was posted in a place convenient to the public in compliance with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code on August 21, 2023 at 9:00 A.M.

Janelle Williams, City Secretary

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA), PERSONS IN NEED OF A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHALL, WITHIN THREE (3) DAYS PRIOR TO ANY PROCEEDING, CONTACT THE CITY SECRETARY'S OFFICE, SUITE 201, 823 ROSENBERG, GALVESTON, TEXAS 77550 (409-797-3510).