Legal Notices – Feb. 5, 2015: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)
The Annual Meeting of Polonia Water Supply Corporation will be held on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the Polonia WSC office. The purpose of the meeting is to elect directors, and to transact any other business that may properly come before the board.
The City of Martindale has received a 2014 Texas Community Development Block Grant (TxCDBG) contract under the Community Development Fund from the Texas Department of Agriculture. In order to comply with the Civil Rights requirements of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act and the Fair Housing Law and to ensure that equal opportunities are afforded to all persons and that no person shall be excluded or denied program benefits on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or age, the City of Martindale has established policies, plans and resolutions for the following:
- Equal Opportunity
- Section 3 Policy
- Affirmative Action
- Excessive Force Policy
- Section 504 Non Discrimination Provisions
- Fair Housing
- Limited English Proficiency
FAIR HOUSING PUBLIC SERVICE
To promote fair housing practices, the City of Martindale encourages potential homeowners and renters to be aware of their rights under the National Fair Housing Law. Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, as amended, prohibits discrimination against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin in the sale or rental of units in the housing market. For more information on fair housing or to report possible fair housing discrimination, call the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s toll-free hotline at 1-800-669-9777.
NON-DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF
The City of Martindale does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or employment in, its program or activities. Tom Forrest, City Administrator, has been designated to coordinate compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements contained in the Department of Housing and Urban Development”s (HUD) regulations implementing Section 504 (24 CFR Part 8. dated June 2, 1988).
The City of Martindale has adopted complaint and grievance procedures outlined in the following steps:
- Submit comment or complaint in writing to Tom Forrest, City Administrator, City Hall, 409 Main Street, Martindale, Texas 78655, or by phone at (512) 357-2639 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (except holidays).
- The City Administrator or appointee shall conduct an investigation into same and report the findings to the City Council.
- The City Council shall notify the complainant, in writing, of the findings of any investigation conducted within 10 working days after being presented in a regularly scheduled meeting of the City Council, and what action, if any, is deemed necessary.
A copy of the above mentioned plans, policies and resolutions are available at City Hall, 409 Main Street, Martindale, Texas 78655. Citizens may also request the procedures be mailed to them by calling Tom Forrest, City Administrator, at (512) 357-2639. Para más información en español, comuníquese con Tom al (512) 357-2639.
Lockhart ISD is accepting proposals for E-RATE eligible Wide Area Network Services. For a proposal package for these services, please contact Tanya Homann at 512-398-0052 or fax 512-398-0031. These proposals are posted on the USAC website under schools and library programs per E-RATE requirements along with the district’s website. The proposals are due Monday, February 16, 2015 at 2 PM CST at Attn: Tanya Homann, Lockhart ISD, 105 S. Colorado St., Lockhart, TX 78644. No faxed or emailed proposals will be accepted. Lockhart ISD reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.
Application has been made with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for a Wine and Beer Retailer’s Permit by Anthony and Bernadette Bowen, owners dba Desiderata Estates, LLC, to be located at 115 N. Main St., Lockhart, Texas, Caldwell County.