Live Blog: Thursday’s City Council Meetings (March 22)

This is a live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Thursday, March 22. It is not the official minutes.

7:56 p.m.

The regular meeting has been adjourned. The council meets again on April 12.

7:55 p.m.

Substation Distribution Upgrade and Entergy Tie Bid

The council unanimously approved a $1.5 million bid by Pike Electric Corporation for the construction of Switch Station Substation Distribution improvements and an Entergy Texas, Inc. transmission line.

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Council Preview (March 22)

Here’s a quick overview of some of the items the College Station City Council will be discussing at its workshop and regular meetings on Thursday, March 22. This blog is not a complete and official agenda.

The workshop and regular meetings can be watched live on Suddenlink Ch. 19, or online. Previous council meetings are archived on the website. A detailed live blog from the meetings will be posted on this site and can also be accessed through the city’s Facebook page.

Workshop Meeting (6 p.m.)

Bond Sale and Refunding

The council will hear a presentation on the city’s 2012 bond sale and refunding and financing structure. As a growing community, College Station has a capital plan to address its infrastructure needs. Capital project categories include streets, parks, facilities and utilities (electric, water, wastewater and drainage). The presentation will provide an overview of the 2012 proposed capital project funding list, potential refunding opportunity and the structure of financing.

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