Agenda Item
Meeting Date:
9/28/2017 - 6:30 PM  
Category:
Consideration and Possible Action Item (s)  
Type:
Action  
Subject:
Resolution for Crowley Independent School District Nominations for Tarrant Appraisal District Board of Directors (TAD)  
District Goals:
 
Enclosure:
The terms of service for 5 members of the Board of Trustees of the Tarrant Appraisal District will expire on December 31, 2017. Based on the amount of the 2016 adjusted tax levy imposed by each legible taxing unit, TAD has calculated the number of votes for each entity. Attached are two documents; the first is the letter received in Crowley ISD from Tarrant County Appraisal District regarding nominations for the Board of Directors. The second is the Resolution to cast the nomination, should the Board decide to submit nominations for the TAD Board of Directors Election. The nominations for Directors, which must be made in an open meeting of your taxing unit, should be submitted by the presiding officer to the Chief Appraiser in the form of a resolution or other official process adopted by the governing body by October 15, 2017, giving the names and addresses of the nominees. A current resume and / or vita would also be helpful.  
File Attachment:
Tarrant Appraisal District Board of Directors Election Letter to Crowley ISD.pdf
9-28-17 DRAFT Resolution - Tarrant Appraisal District Board of Directors Election -TERM 2018-2019.pdf
 
Summary:
The governing body of Crowley ISD having been advised by the Chief Appraiser of Tarrant Appraisal District that Crowley ISD is entitled to cast a nomination collectively for each of the five positions to be filled. The District is not required to any nomination or the District may nominate any number up to five. In order to be eligible to serve as directors, the 2017 nominees must have resided in Tarrant County for at least two years prior to January 1 2018. They may serve on the governing body of a taxing unit in the County and still be eligible to serve as a Director. However, an employee of a taxing unit is prohibited from serving as a Director unless that employee is also an elected official of the governing body.  
Budgetary Impact:
 
Recommendation
I recommend that Crowley ISD cast its nomination as follows for the election of the Board of Directors of Tarrant Appraisal District:
___ number of votes for ______________.
 
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Catherine Montalvo - Secretary to Superintendent
Signed By:  
Patricia Linares - Interim Superintendent
 
Vote Results: