5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meeting

By Colin Killian Public Communications Manager

The College Station City Council meets Thursday after 5 p.m. at city hall. The meeting is streamed live on Suddenlink Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19.

To join online, go to Zoom or call 888 475 4499 and enter webinar number 967 2839 3278. If the call-in number isn’t working, access will be limited to Zoom.

To address the council about any item on the workshop or regular agenda, you must register with the city secretary by 3 p.m. or call 979-764-3500 and provide your name and phone number. Written comments will be provided to the council members.

Complete agenda and background materials

Here are five items to watch:

1. City Employee of the Year

At 4 p.m., the city will honor its 2021 employee of the year as part of the annual employee recognition ceremony. 

2. Egremont Court

The council will consider options to address street drainage and curb conditions on Egremont Court, a cul-de-sac street in the Castlegate II subdivision. 

3. Cemetery Sales and Maintenance Shop

The council will consider a $2.17 million contract with JaCody Construction for the sales and maintenance shop at the Aggie Field of Honor and Memorial Cemetery.

4. Committee Appointments

The council will consider making appointments to the Brazos Central Appraisal District and the Joint Relief Funding Review Committee. 

5. Disaster Declaration Renewal

The council will consider consenting to the mayor’s extension of his COVID-19 disaster declaration to allow the city to continue receiving emergency pandemic-related funding.

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About the Blogger

Colin Killian has been with the City of College Station since 2010 after serving 23 years as the associate media relations director for the Texas A&M Athletics Department. Killian has also worked as a reporter and editor for the Corpus Christi Caller-Times and Lewisville News. A native of Hobbs, N.M., he graduated from Texas Tech with a bachelor’s degree in journalism/political science.

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