1. Consultation with Attorneys-Under Texas Government Code Section 551.071.
A. Consult with and provide direction to City's attorneys regarding legal issues and strategies associated with Gas Well Ordinance regulation of gas well drilling and production within the City Limits and the extraterritorial jurisdiction, including: Constitutional limitations; statutory limitations upon municipal regulatory authority; statutory preemption; impacts of federal and state law and regulations; moratorium on drilling and production; other concerns about municipal regulatory authority or matters relating to enforcement of the Gas Well Ordinance; and legal matters associated with a citizen's initiative regarding hydraulic fracturing where a public discussion of these legal matters would conflict with the duty of the City's attorneys under the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct of the State Bar of Texas.
C. Hold a public hearing and consider making a recommendation to City Council regarding a rezoning request on an approximately 2.95 acre parcel from Regional Center Commercial Downtown (RCC-D) to Industrial Center General (IC-G). The subject property is generally located on the west side of Worthington Drive, north of Barcelona Street and south of Schuyler Street being Lot 3, Block A of the Hull Addition. This is part two of a three-part request including CA14-0003 and S14-0004. (Z14-0014, Edsco, Michele Berry)
D. Hold a public hearing and consider making a recommendation to City Council regarding a request for a Specific Use Permit for a heavy manufacturing use. The subject property is an approximately 2.95 acre parcel, generally located on the west side of Worthington Drive, north of Barcelona Street and south of Schuyler Street being Lot 3, Block A of the Hull Addition. This is part three of a three-part request including CA14-0003 and Z14-0014. (S14-0004, Edsco, Michele Berry)