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Brazoria County
Pearland City Council
by Garrett Bryce
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Pearland City Council on Monday voted unanimously to award a $1,344,470 contract to PGAL, LLC for engineering services associated with the Shadow Creek Library Project.

The city is planning to build a 30,000 square foot, multi-level library along the north side of Shadow Creek Parkway, west of Kirby Drive.

The city council voted 4-2, with Trent Perez and Adrian Herenandez opposed, to authorize the city manager to execute a commercial electricity service agreement with a retail electric provider as determined to be the best offer in the city's electricity market pricing solicitation.

The city council voted unanimously to various reappointments and appointments:

  • Reappointment of Tammy McLain, and appointment of Susan Garlington and Dena Hanks to the Library Board
  • Reappointment of James Gilbert to the Civil Service Commission
  • Reappointment of Ron Bavarian and Robert Kettle to the Electrical Board
  • Reappointment of Shari Coleman and Cynthia Rothermel to the Animal Shelter Advisory Committee
  • Reappointment of Herbert Fain, Jr., Gary Cook and Kenneth R. Phillips to the Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 2 Board of Directors
  • Reappointment of Ronald J. Wicker and Layni Cade to the Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Reappointment of Gary Shepard and Teir Allender to the Convention and Visitor's Bureau Advisory Board
  • Reappointment of Brandon Dansby and Mona Chavarria and appointment of John Lyle to the Pearland Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors
  • Reappointment of Ed Baker to the Development Authority of Pearland Board
  • Reappointment of Teresa Del Valle, Donald Glenn and Christopher Tristan to the Zoning Board of Adjustments
  • Reappointment of Samuel Abdelmessih and appointment of Kenneth Rice and Katie Chennisi to the Parks, Recreation and Beautification Board

The city council postponed action regarding the first reading of an ordinance amending the sign regulations of the Lake Park Planned Development, which is located on approximately 21.4 acres of property at the northeast corner of Cullen Parkway and McHard Road. The item will be considered at a future meeting.

The city council voted unanimously to award a construction manager at risk contract to Durotech for the Fire Station No. 8 Project, in the amount of $10,000 for pre-construction services, $427,914 for general conditions, and authorizing a payment of 2.85 percent for project and overhead based on the guaranteed maximum price, which will be determined at a future date and subject to city council approval.

The city council voted unanimously to award a $345,170 contract to Reddico Construction Company, Inc. for the Springfield Lift Station Project.

All other items were approved by unanimous vote. Council Member Derrick Reed was absent. Agenda

The city council also held a special meeting prior to the regular meeting. All items at that meeting were approved by unanimous vote with Reed and Woody Owens absent. Agenda

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