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The Texarkana, Ark., City Board of Directors meets for the first time in July this evening beginning at 6:30 at Arkansas City Hall.The board will see a presentation by Debbie Brower on behalf of the Animal Care and Adoption Advisory Committee.

Here is the complete agenda for tonight's meeting:

Call to Order
2.Roll Call
3.Invocation given by Director Allan Wren
4.Pledge of Allegiance by Director Allan Wren
5.Comments from the Mayor
6.Questions from Directors and other business
A.Presentation of the City of Texarkana, Arkansas, Employee/Retiree Service Awards.
B.Presentation by Debbie Brower on behalf of the Animal Care and Adoption Center Advisory Committee.
A.Approval of Minutes of the regular meeting June 15, 2015. CCD)
B.Adopt a Resolution granting permission to the Vietnam Veterans of America #278 to hold its Ride to Remember and 28th annual POWMIA Vigil on Saturday, September 5, 2015 from 2:40 PM until 3:10 PM. (PWD)
C.Adopt a Resolution approving the request for the Komen Texarkana Race for the Cure to be held on Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 6:00 AM until 1:00 PM.(PWD)
◊.Adopt an ordinance rezoning the property in the 2400 block of Jefferson Avenue from R-2 Single family-residential to R-3 Low-density Residential. (PWD-Planning)
10.Citizen Communication
A limit of five (5) minutes per subject is allotted for any person to express a written or oral viewpoint, grievance or other message to the Board of Directors, with a maximum of fifty (50) minutes allotted for citizen communications.  No advance permission is required, but persons wishing to address the Board are requested to fill out a “blue” card listing the subject to be addressed and hand it to the City Clerk upon arrival.  Citizen’s communications will be immediately following the Regular Agenda items on each agenda.
11.Executive Session
A.Adopt a Resolution making appointments to various boards, commissions, and committees. [Employees Retirement System Committee (TAPERS)] (CCD)
B.Boards and Commissions Expiration of Terms. (CCD)
2015 City Calendar
Four States Auto Museum “Cruise Night”Third Friday of Each Month, April through October
71st Annual Four States Fair ParadeSaturday, September 12, 2015
6th Annual PINK RideSaturday, March 26, 2016