City Council plans special called meeting on March 19

March 17,2020


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The Fort Worth City Council will conduct a special called meeting at 3 p.m. March 19. In accordance with social distancing guidelines, the City Council Chamber will not be open to the public, but the meeting will be streamed live and there will be an opportunity for public comments on agenda items.

Mayor Betsy Price will be present in the Council Chamber for the meeting, but all other councilmembers will attend virtually. All of the agenda items will be on the consent agenda. View the agenda online.

For this meeting, members of the public who wish to speak to the Council on a listed agenda item must sign up through the online speaker card system. The public comment period for all agenda items will be held at the start of the meeting before the agenda items are called. Members of the public who have signed up to speak will be required to provide a valid phone number so they can be called at the appropriate time during the meeting to make their comments over the phone. Per the Council Rules of Procedure, speakers will have three minutes to speak.

Members of the public who only want to provide written comments can express their concerns online by submitting a comment card through the electronic speaker card system.

Members of the public may also email csoadmin@fortworthtexas.gov or call 817-392-6150 for staff assistance in signing up. All requests to speak or provide comments must be submitted by 1:30 p.m. on the day of the meeting.

How to view
You may view the meeting live on the city’s website, your local cable provider municipal channel or on the City of Forth Worth’s Facebook page.