city of cuero seal Copy Copy Copy_0CITY OF CUERO
 OCTOBER 11, 2021     5:00 PM

Notice is here by given for a meeting of the City Council of the City of Cuero to be held on October 11, 2021 at 5:00 pm located at City Hall Council Chambers, for the purpose of considering the following agenda items.  The City Council of the City of Cuero will meet, consider, deliberate and may take action on all agenda items. 


Call to order and announce a quorum is present



Led by James K.Crain, III

Pledge of Allegiance

to the American Flag and the Texas Flag Led by Emil Garza.


Public Comments

An opportunity for the public to address Council or concerns not on the agenda (limited to two minutes). ( HB 3636). Comments from the members shall be limited to : 
a. Statements of specific factual information given in response to an inquiry;
b. A recitation of existing policy in response to an inquiry;
c. A proposal to place the subject on a future agenda.

Presentation and Recognitions


Update on Connected Nation executive summary and action plan related to DeWitt County Rural Broadband Survey - Pam Waggoner, Connected Nation- Connected Texas


Presentation of Eddie The Gobbler from Author Eddie Rocha to the Cuero Library


Public Hearing


Public hearing on a request to amend Chapter 9, Planning and Development Regulations Sec. 1.102, Official Zoning Map, by changing the zoning district of 18.63 acre tract of land located in the J.J. Tumlinson League, Abstract No. 45, DeWitt County Texas, recorded in Volume 53, page 277 of the official records of DeWitt County. Metes and bounds recorded in Volume 355, Page 530 of the Deed Records of DeWitt County, Texas. (1610 N. Terrell St.) from R-2 (Residential-General) to C-1 (Commercial-General)



Update on Dog Park

Update on plans for Golf Course


Council consideration and action items


Discuss, consider and possible action on Chamber of Commerce Tail Gate Event October 28, 2021.


Discuss, consider and possible action on "Born Learning Trails".


Discuss, consider and possible action to close streets for Farmers Market pet parade ( 10/23/2021)and Christmas in Downtown event (12/10-12/11/2021).


Discuss, consider and possible action on the FY 2020-21 quarterly financial report and investment report


Consent Agenda


Boards and Committees


City Council Minutes 9/13/2021


Building Department Monthly Report


DeWitt County Appraisal District Monthly Report


Municipal Court Monthly Report


Library Monthly Report



The City Council may convene into executive (closed) session in accordance with the Texas Government Code when necessary and legally justified. Any item on this agenda may be discussed in executive session if authorized by Texas Law regardless of whether it is listed under “Executive Session” of this agenda, and regardless of any past or current practice of the City Council.  Executive sessions herein are closed meetings,  and may include the consideration of any item otherwise listed on the agenda plus any subject matter specified in the executive session notice, and may include items under the Texas Government Code as follows: Section 551.071 (Consultation with Attorney regarding contemplated or pending litigation, a settlement offer or administrative hearing); Section 551.072 (Deliberation regarding real property); Section 551.073 (Deliberation about gifts and donations); Section 551.074 (Personnel Matters); Section 551.076 (Deliberation about Security Devices); Section 551.086(Deliberation regarding Municipally Owned Utility); and Section 551.087 (Deliberation regarding Economic Development Negotiation).

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City of Cuero will provide reasonable accommodations for persons attending City Council meetings.  To better serve you, requests should be received 24 hours prior to the meetings.  Please contact Jennifer Zufelt, City Secretary, at 361-275-3476.

I certify that a copy of the October 11, 2021, agenda of items to be considered by the City of Cuero Council was posted on the City Hall windows on Friday, October 8, 2021 before 5:00 P.M.

Jennifer Zufelt
City Secretary