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 is 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. Audit, Financial Reports

The council will review the city’s annual audit reports and comprehensive financial report for the FY 21 fiscal year that ended Sept. 30. 

2. Neighborhood Noise and Gatherings

The council will receive an overview of city policies and regulations about neighborhood gatherings, including the noise and special events ordinances.

3. Foster-Francis Parking Removal

The council will consider removing parking at Francis Drive and Foster Avenue because of safety concerns.

4. Council Relations, Ethics

The council will consider changes to the council relations policy and code of ethics to reflect voter-approved charter amendments and pandemic-related processes.

5. Corsair Drive Rezoning

After a public hearing, the council will consider a request to change the zoning for about five acres at Emerald Parkway and Corsair Drive to develop a skilled nursing facility.

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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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