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Ord 498 Calling a General and Special Election for Mayor and two Aldermen and dissolving 4A Corporation and adopting ½ cent sales tax to reduce the property tax rateTOWN OF WESTLAKE ORDINANCE NO. 498 AN ORDINANCE BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS CALLING AND ORDERING AN ELECTION TO BE HELD ON THE 13TH DAY OF MAY, 2006, THE SECOND SATURDAY OF THE MONTH, FOR THE PURPOSE OF ELECTING A MAYOR AND TWO ALDERMEN, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 23.023, TEXAS LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE; AND FOR THE PURPOSE OF DISSOLVING THE WESTLAKE 4A CORPORATION AND ABOLITION OF THE ONE-HALF PERCENT SALES AND USE TAX FOR THE PROMOTION AND DEVELOPMENT OF NEW AND EXPANDED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES, AND THE ADOPTION OF AN ADDITIONAL SALES AND USE TAX WITHIN THE TOWN AT THE RATE OF ONE-HALF OF ONE PERCENT TO BE USED TO REDUCE THE PROPERTY TAX RATE; ESTABLISHING THE HOURS AND PLACE FOR THE ELECTION; PROVIDING FOR THE POSTING OF NOTICE OF THE ELECTION; PROVIDING FOR THE CANVASSING OF THE RETURNS OF THE ELECTION; AND DECLARING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. NOW, THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS: SECTION 1: That an election shall be held at the Town Hall, 2650 J.T. Ottinger Road, in the Town of Westlake, Texas, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on the 13th day of May, 2006, the second Saturday of the month, for the purpose of electing a Mayor and two (2) Aldermen for two (2) year terms, in accordance with Section 23.023 of the Texas Local Government Code. SECTION 2: That one proposition on the ballot shall be for the purpose of dissolving the Westlake 4A Corporation and abolition of the one-half percent sales and use tax for the promotion and development of new and expanded business enterprises, and the adoption of an additional sales and use tax within the Town at the rate of one-half of one percent to be used to reduce the property tax rate. The ballot proposition shall allow voters to vote FOR or AGAINST the following: "Dissolution of the Westlake 4A Corporation and abolition of the one-half of one percent sales and use tax for the promotion and development of new and expanded business enterprises, and the adoption of an additional sales and use tax within the Town at the rate of one-half of one percent to be used to reduce the property tax rate." SECTION 3: That voting shall be conducted between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, 2006, at the Westlake Town Hall, 2650 J. T. Ottinger Road, Westlake, Texas, 76262. SECTION 4: That early voting by personal appearance shall be held at the Town Hall, 2650 J.T. Ottinger Road, in the Town of Westlake, Texas between the hours of 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. beginning on Monday, May 1, 2006 and ending on Wednesday, May 3, 2006 and at other early voting locations established by Tarrant County, pursuant to the Joint Election Agreement with the County, beginning on May 1, 2006 and ending on the 9tb day of May, 2006 between the hours listed below: May 1 — 5, 2006 Monday— Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. May 6, 2006 Saturday 7:00 a.m. — 7:00 p.m. May 7, 2006 Sunday 11:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m. May 8 — 9, 2006 Monday — Tuesday 7:00 a.m. — 7:00 p.m. SECTION 5: That Gayle Hamilton, Tarrant County Interim Elections Administrator, 2700 Premier Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76111, is hereby appointed as Early Voting Clerk and Jean Dwinnell, Town Secretary, 2650 J. T. Ottinger Road, Westlake, Texas, 76262, shall serve as Deputy Early Voting Clerk. Applications for ballot by mail must be received by the Early Voting Clerk by mail no later than 5:00 p.m. on the 5"' day of May, 2006. Mailing Address: Gayle Hamilton, Early Voting Clerk P. O. Box 961011 Fort Worth, Texas 76161-0011 SECTION 6: That qualified persons may file as candidates by filing an application in the office of the Town Secretary from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 pan. beginning on Monday, February 13, 2006 (First business day to receive an application for a place on the ballot — 91" day before election city offices are closed) through Monday, March 13, 2006. SECTION 7: That Tarrant County's voting equipment will be utilized for said election (Hart InterCivic eScan, optical scan voting system, and eSlate, direct recording electronic voting system for both early voting by personal appearance and election day), and shall be conducted in accordance with the Texas Election Code. SECTION 8: That notice of the election shall be given by posting true copies of the Notice of General Election signed by the Mayor, in the Town Hall for at least twenty (20) consecutive days prior to the date of the election. SECTION 9: That on Monday, May 22nd, the Board of Aldermen shall canvass the returns and declare the results which shall be recorded in the Minutes of the Board of Aldermen. SECTION 10: That the person who receives the most votes for Mayor and two (2) candidates for Alderman who receive the highest number of votes shall be elected to two (2) year terns, and the Mayor shall deliver a certificate of election to the successful candidates. If two or more candidates tie with the same number of votes so that one or more of the tied candidates would not be elected, the Board of Aldermen shall order a second election to be held on the thirty fifth day after the first election at which only the names of the candidates who receive the same number of votes at the first election shall be printed on the ballot. In the event of a tie at the second election, the tied candidates shall cast lots to determine which one shall be declared elected. SECTION 11: That this Ordinance shall become effective immediately upon passage. PASSED AND APPROVED ON THE 27" DAY OF FEBRUARY 2006. ATTEST: J n Dwinnell, TRMC, CMC, Town Secretary Scott Bradley, Mayor Trent O. 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Districts A_.M. DISSOLVING HE WESTLAKE 4A Street. TES �S TE Spring Hunts 156 (2) Local Retail CORPORATION All interested parties ORDINANCE W1 cl, (254) 797-5404 Transition. All interested parties AND ABOLITION OF THE ONE-HALF PERCENT SALES and citizens will be given an opportunity to be heard at these NO -2006-04 AN ORDINANCE TC AK Sp 4tix, 4-9 @ TMS sec. 110 or 421 row and citizens will be AND USE TAX FOR hearings. For further OF THE TOWN EN 48 given an opportunity THE PROMOTION information contact COUNCIL OF THE 7C (817)228-1278 to be heard at 'these hearings� For further information tion contact AND -DEVELOP- MENT OF NEW AND EXPANDED the Office of the city Secretary, 105 Main Street, Haslet, Tex- TOWN OF TROPHY CLUB, TEXAS ORDERING AND CL DE 2 lots Mt. 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NI( Garden of Ascen- City of Haslet HALF OF ONE NOTICE OF 1, TROPHY CLUB AN sion $2300; 817 834- TO BE PUBLIC HEARING MUNICIPAL UTILI- AN NOTICEPERCENT TO 1153 VENDORS INVITATION USED TO REDUCE THE PROPERTY Notice is hereby y TY DISTRICT NO. 2, AND NORTH- SPI TIC Military bunk s beds solid oak w/ linens TO BID TAX RATE; ES- TABLISHING THE �iven that the lannigg and Zoning WEST INDEPEN- DENT SCHOOL SUI $200 per set 325- 752-7256 The Northwest in- dependent School District will receive HOURS AND PLACE FOR THE ELECTION; PRO- Commission will hold 8 meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Mon- DISTRICT TO BE HELD ON MAY 13 2006 FOR TH� BIN ENI THE CH, CASH NOW $1004500; Request for Pro- VIDING FOR THE day, March 27, 2006 PURPOSE OF TOI 1®866m620-7770posals {REPT in the POSTING OF NO- TICE OF THE and the City Council will hold a meeting ELECTING THREE (3) COUNCIL CLL SHAWNAS T UIC #34370 817423® Purchasing bepart- ment, by mailiri to ELECTION; PRO- VIDING at 7:00 p.m. on MondayApril MEMBERS FOR MIN THE 1939 PO Box 77070, � Or" Worth, Texas, 76177 -0070 or de- FOR THE CANVASSING OF THE 'RETURNS OF 3, 2006. 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