Public Notices

City of Kyle, Texas

Notice of City Council Budget Meetings and Public Hearings

Proposed Operating and Capital Budget

For Fiscal Year 2014-15

The Kyle City Council is scheduled to conduct Budget Meetings and Public Hearings on the City Manager's  Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2014-15 including property tax rate, water/wastewater service rates, and other fees/charges for various City services.

The City Manager will present the Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2014-15 to the City Council on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 7:00 p.m., at the Kyle City Hall, 100 West Center Street, Kyle, Texas.

The Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2014-15 is a complete financial plan for all City Funds, programs, services, operations, and capital improvement program (CIP) activities for the period covering October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015.  The Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2014-15 for all City expenditures totals approximately $54.1 million including approximately $20.2 million for the City’s General Fund.  No increase is being proposed in the City’s Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2014-15 to the City’s property tax rate, water and wastewater service rates, and other fees and charges for various City services.

The City Council is scheduled to hold Public Hearings as part of the Budget Meetings (special called and regular City Council meetings) on the Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2014-15 including property tax rate, water/wastewater service rates, and other fees/charges for various City services at the Kyle City Hall, 100 West Center Street, Kyle, Texas, on the following dates:

Budget Meeting No. 1:   Thursday, July 31, 2014, at 7:00 p.m.
Budget Meeting No. 2:   Wednesday, August, 6, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. 
Budget Meeting No. 3:   Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at 7:00 p.m.
Budget Meeting No. 4:   Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at 7:00 p.m.
Budget Meeting No. 5:   Wednesday, August 27, 2014, at 7:00 p.m.
Budget Meeting No. 6:   Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. (1st Reading)
Budget Meeting No. 7:   Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. (2nd Reading)

All Kyle residents and interested persons are invited to attend the City Council’s Budget Meetings and Public Hearings and to provide their comments to the City Council.  An electronic copy of the Proposed Operating and Capital Budget for Fiscal Year 2014-15 will be available on the City's website beginning August 1, 2014.  A printed copy of the proposed budget will also be made available for public inspection beginning August 1, 2014 during business hours (except on a City holiday) at the Kyle City Hall located at 100 West Center Street, Kyle, Texas, and at the Kyle Public Library located at 550 Scott Street, Kyle, Texas.

Perwez A. Moheet, CPA

Director of Finance

City of Kyle, Texas

 

NOTICE OF 2014 TAX YEAR PROPOSED

PROPERTY TAX RATE FOR CITY OF KYLE

A tax rate of $0.5483 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of City of Kyle. This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two public hearings be held by the governing body before adopting the proposed tax rate.

  • PROPOSED TAX RATE $0.5483 per $100
  • PRECEDING YEAR'S TAX RATE $0.5483 per $100
  • EFFECTIVE TAX RATE $0.5230 per $100
  • ROLLBACK TAX RATE $0.5667 per $100

The effective tax rate is the total tax rate needed to raise the same amount of property tax revenue for City of Kyle from the same properties in both the 2013 tax year and the 2014 tax year.

The rollback tax rate is the highest tax rate that City of Kyle may adopt before voters are entitled to petition for an election to limit the rate that may be approved to the rollback rate.

YOUR TAXES OWED UNDER ANY OF THE ABOVE RATES CAN BE CALCULATED AS FOLLOWS:

property tax amount= (rate) x (taxable value of your property)/100

For assistance or detailed information about tax calculations, please contact:

Luanne Caraway

Hays County Tax Assessor-Collector

712 S. Stagecoach Trail, San Marcos, TX

512-393-5545

luanne [at] co [dot] hays [dot] tx [dot] us

www.hayscountytax.com

You are urged to attend and express your views at the following public hearings on the proposed

tax rate:

First Hearing: August 20, 2014 at 7:00 PM at Kyle City Hall, 100 West Center Street, Kyle,

Texas.

Second Hearing: August 27, 2014 at 7:00 PM at Kyle City Hall, 100 West Center Street, Kyle,

Texas.

Notice of Stakeholders Meeting

The City of Kyle will conduct a Second and Third Public Stakeholders Meeting on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 and Tuesday, September 9, 2014 commencing at 7:00 p.m. on both dates to present the proposed roadway improvements for Bunton Creek Road and gather the Public’s comments and concerns.  The project will begin at the IH 35 E. Frontage Road and end at Lehman Road. 

The 2nd and 3rd public meetings will be held at the Kyle Fire Department, Station  #2, located at 150 Bunton Creek Rd, Kyle, TX 78640.  

The City is proposing to reconstruct and widen certain sections of the existing two-lane roadway.  No homes or buildings will be displaced.  However, additional property will be needed to widen the roadway.  The project schematic will denote the areas where property is needed for permanent and temporary construction conditions.

The preliminary project schematic will be available for viewing and discussion at the  stakeholders’ meetings.  

The information presented by the City, for all three meetings planned, will be the same. The first meeting is occurring on August 12, 2014 starting at 5:30 pm at Lehman High School, located along Bunton at 1700 Lehman, Kyle Texas 78640. 

All interested citizens are invited to attend this public stakeholders meeting.

Persons with special communication or accommodation needs planning to attend this meeting should contact Ms. Amanda Fluitt at the City of Kyle Public Works Department  (512) 262-3024 at least five (5) working days prior to the stakeholders meeting. For more information, you may contact Jo Ann Garcia, P. E. at (512) 262-3024 ext. 4000.

 

 

City of Kyle
Ordinances

The City Council of the City of Kyle will consider adopting the following ordinances on August 19, 2014 at Kyle City Hall, 100 W. Center Street, at 7:00 p.m.:

An ordinance amending the Code of Ordinances of the City of Kyle, Texas; amending Chapter 41 (“Subdivisions”), Article V (“Standards and Specifications”), Sec. 41-137(p) (“Perimeter Streets”), by amending subparagraph (p)(3); adding subparagraph (p)(4) regarding developer obligations’ security; adding subparagraph (p)(5) providing an exception to perimeter road improvements for certain lots to be subdivided into homesteads; providing a severability clause; repealing conflicting ordinances; finding and determining that the meeting at which this ordinance is passed is open to the public as required by law; providing an effective date; making such other findings and provisions related hereto.

An ordinance amending the Code of Ordinances of the City of Kyle, Texas, Chapter 5, “Animals”; amending Article I, “In General,” Sec. 5-1, by adding certain definitions; amending Sec. 5-8; amending Article II, “General Regulations,” Sec. 5-44, Sec. 5-45; adding Secs. 5-45.1 through 5-45.7 regarding miniature livestock; amending Sec. 5-47, Sec. 5-49; amending Article III, “Animal Protection,” Sec. 5-72, Sec. 5-73, Sec. 5-79, Sec. 5-82; adding Sec. 5-83; renumbering and amending Sec. 5-83; renumbering Sec. 5-84; renumbering and amending Sec. 5-85; renumbering Sec. 5-86; renumbering and amending Sec. 5-87; renumbering Sec. 5-88, Sec. 5-90, Secs. 5-90 through 5-106; amending Article V, “Impoundment,” Sec. 5-152, Sec. 5-157, Sec. 5-158; renumbering and amending Sec. 5-159, Sec. 5-160, Sec. 5-161, Sec. 5-162, Sec. 5-163, Sec. 5-164; amending Article VI “Rabies Control,” Sec. 5-185; amending Article VII “Commercial Animal Enterprises,” renumbering and amending Sec. 5-212, Sec. 5-213; amending Sec. 5-214; providing a severability clause; providing repeal of conflicting ordinances; finding and determining that the meeting at which this ordinance is passed is open to the public as required by law; providing an effective dates; and making such other findings and provisions related hereto.

An ordinance of the City of Kyle, Texas, amending Ordinance No. 744 adopted on September 4, 2013 making appropriations for the support of the City for fiscal year beginning October 1, 2013 and ending September 30, 2014; by increasing the amount of appropriations for expenditures in the General Fund by appropriating $50,000.00 from the fund balance of the City's General Fund to provide funding for the City's Downtown Revitalization Grant Program.

Todd Webster
Mayor