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March 25, 2011 - Notice of Intention to Issue - Alton

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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Commissioners (the Governing Body) of the City of Alton, Texas  (the City) will convene at its regular meeting place in the City Hall, 509 S. Alton Boulevard, Alton, Texas 78573, at 7:30 o'clock P.M., time on April 26, 2011, and, during such meeting, the Governing Body will consider the passage of an ordinance or ordinances and take such other actions as may be deemed necessary to authorize the issuance of one or more series of certificates of obligation in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $1,150,000.00 for the purpose or purposes of paying contractual obligations of the City to be incurred for making permanent public improvements and for other public purposes, to-wit: (1) the construction of a fire station, drainage improvements, road improvements, and the purchase of real property; (2) the construction, repair or relocation of electrical, gas, communications and other utility infrastructure in relation to the aforementioned projects: (3) the purchase of materials, supplies, equipment, machinery, land, and rights- of-way for authorized needs and purposes relating to the aforementioned projects; and (4) the payment of professional services related to the construction and financing of the aforementioned projects. The certificates of obligation (the Certificates) will be payable from the levy of an annual ad valorem tax, within the limitations prescribed by law, upon all taxable property within the City and from a lien on and pledge of gross revenues derived by the City from the operation of the City's water utility system.  The Certificates are to be issued, and this notice is given, under and pursuant to the provisions of the Certificate of Obligation Act of 1971, as amended, Texas Local Government Code, Section 271.041 through Section 271.065 and Chapter 1502, as amended, Texas Government Code.

Baudelia Rojas, City Secretary

City of Alton, Texas

March 18, 2011 - La Joya Police Vehicle Auction


According to Texas Transportation Code 683 Sub Section B 683.012 the vehicles mentioned below will be auctioned on a Public Auction on Monday, April 04, 2011 at 10:00 AM at the La Joya Police Department located on the Northwest corner of U.S. Expressway 83 and Leo Avenue in La Joya, Texas 78560. Phone (956) 585-4855. Starting bids for the vehicles will be announced during the event. The item(s) are being auctioned as is, where is, and without warranty or guarantee of any kind. The item(s) is the sole responsibility of the purchaser from the moment the item(s) is purchased and paid for.

Vehicle Description                                                               VIN#

1.             1993             Black Ford Explorer                          1FMCU24X2PUD57957

2.             1996             White Ford Crown Victoria                 2FALP71W9TX186556

3.             1996             Blue Ford Crown Victoria                    2FALP73W1TX190923

4.             1998             White GMC Yukon                              1GKEC13R9WJ709515

5.             1998            Red Ford F-150                                   1FTZF0761WKB67352

6.             1998             Green Ford Windstar                           2FMZA5147WBC76679

7.            1999            White Ford Crown Victoria                     2FAFP71W0XX108606

8.             2000            White Chevrolet Cavalier                      1G1JC5249Y7163427

9.             2001            Maroon Chevrolet Suburban                  1GNEC16T91J296241

10.            2004            Gold Ford Focus                                   1FAFP34Z14W157304


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