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Posted on: May 25, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Port Arthur City Council Meeting Recap: Ke'Andre Jones Day; Juneteenth Proclamation

May 24 Meeting, Collage 1

The Port Arthur City Council met at 9:30 AM for a Regular meeting on March 1, 2022, in City Hall Council Chambers. Among the business discussed, Ke'Andre Jones, a stellar student athlete and a junior at Memorial High School was honored by the Mayor and the City of Port Arthur. 

Ke’Andre Jones, guided by Coach Darrell Granger, won the 5A State High Jump competition! Kudos, Ke'Andre! Other proclamations followed for Juneteenth and National Gun Violence Awareness Day.


Ke'Andre Jones Day May 24, 2022 

Juneteenth: Honor Thy Father Proclamation 

National Gun Violence Awareness Day June 3, 2022 - Wear Orange 


  • Presentation By City Attorney, Val Tizeno And Attorney Gunnar Seaquist Of Bickerstaff Heath Delgado Acosta, LLP Regarding The 2020 Census Redistricting Process And A Review Of The Redistricting Map Draft Plan To Allow The City Council To Make Revisions And Amendments, If Deemed Necessary
  • A Discussion Regarding Traffic Concerns/ Control At Terminal Road and W. 15th Street ( Requested By Councilmember Marks) 


  • The First Of Two Public Hearings To Receive Input And Public Comment As To The Effect Of The Juvenile Curfew Ordinance On The City And Any Problems The Ordinance Was Intended To Remedy; And The Need, If Any, To Continue, Modify, Or Amend The Juvenile Curfew Ordinance. The Second Public Hearing Will Be Held On Tuesday, June 7, 2022, At 6: 00 P. M. 
  • Public Hearing For The Purpose Of Receiving Public Comments Regarding Z22- 04 — Zoning Change Requested For Approximately 1. 523- Acres Of Land Out Of Tract 1, Lot 12, Block 1, Foster Village ( Southwest Corner Of Main Avenue And Northwest Corner Of 13th Street), Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas. The Purpose Of The Request Is To Change The Zoning From Multiple Family ( MF) To Neighborhood Service ( NS) For The Development Of Commercial Business ( i. e., Convenience Store, Small Offices, Laundry Mats, Eateries, etc.)
    • A Precise Drawing And Description Of This Property Will Also Be Presented At The Public Hearing And Can Be Examined In The City Planning Department, City Hall, Port Arthur, Texas.

      If You Cannot Attend The Meeting You May Send A Letter To The Planning Director, City Of Port Arthur, 444 Fourth Street, Planning Department Third Floor, Port Arthur, TX 77641. If There Are Additional Questions You May Contract The Planning Department At 409) 983- 8135.

      The Public Will Also Be Able To View The Public Hearing Via The City' s Website At www. portarthurtx. gov

Gavel image May 24 Meeting, Collage 2 

Jermey pic combo-Juvenile curfew  052422

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