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File #: 19-3353    Version: 1 Name: Resolution - A Resolution by the City of Mansfield, Texas Affirming the Casting of Votes in the 2020-2021 Election of the Board of Directors for the Central Appraisal District of Ellis County
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/1/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 11/11/2019 Final action: 11/11/2019
Title: Resolution - A Resolution by the City of Mansfield, Texas Affirming the Casting of Votes in the 2020-2021 Election of the Board of Directors for the Central Appraisal District of Ellis County
Sponsors: Peter Phillis
Attachments: 1. Resolution, 2. Ellis County 2020-2021 Letter to Presiding Officer, 3. Ellis County 2020-2021 Candidate Information, 4. 2020-2021 EAD BOD Ballot - City of Mansfield

Title

Resolution - A Resolution by the City of Mansfield, Texas Affirming the Casting of Votes in the

2020-2021 Election of the Board of Directors for the Central Appraisal District of Ellis County

 

Requested Action

Council to approve the resolution casting votes for a candidate to serve as board member of

Ellis County Appraisal District's Board of Directors for calendar years 2020 and 2021.

 

Recommendation

Staff is recommending that the City of Mansfield, Texas cast its votes for Joe Pitts who

is seeking appointment to the board of directors of Ellis County Appraisal District for the next

period of calendar years, 2020 and 2021.

 

Description/History

Taxing entities within Ellis County Appraisal District of Ellis County, Texas are entitled to

nominate and elect candidates to the County's Appraisal Board. The process allows taxing

authorities to oversee the administrative process of the County's appraisal districts. The City of

Mansfield has one (1) vote out of 5,000 votes.

 

Justification

Texas law provides for the appointment of an Appraisal Board to oversee the administration

and operation of an Appraisal District in Texas. The nomination and appointment of these

Boards is derived from the taxing authorities within the Appraisal District.

 

Funding Source

N/A

 

Prepared By

Peter Phillis, Deputy City Manager

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