This page is to keep track of votes taken by the Galveston City Council during its Oct. 8, 2015 meeting.

The page will be updated throughout the meeting, and may be edited for clarity over the course of the afternoon. 

The meeting can be watched live here, starting at 1 p.m.
 
You can get live updates from the city council meeting by following reporter John Wayne Ferguson on Twitter, @johnwferguson.
 
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Ordinances    
Designating 2012 Martin Luther King Boulevard a Galveston landmark Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri 
  Woods (absent) Approved
Designating 2219 Market Street a Galveston landmark Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri 
  Woods (absent)  Approved 
Designating 2512 Avenue P a Galveston landmark Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved
     
Consent Items    
Approving amendment to city auditor's audit plan Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri   
  Woods (absent)   Approved
Approving agreement for collection services for collection of delinquent taxes, fees, fines and liens Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Approving two-year contract extension for Lone Star Rally Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri   
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Approving renewal of police department's in-car audio recording system maintenance contract Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Approving agreement for airport maintenance program grant Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved 
Approving resolution requesting assistance from TxDOT for runway incursion mitigation study Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)   Approved
Accepting proposal for design services for parks at 5301 Avenue S and Sandhill Crane Soccer Complex Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri   
  Woods (absent) Approved 
Approving contract for cleaning of Texas Heroes Monument Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
   Woods (absent)  Approved
Approving contract for consultant for city hall roof repair and replacement project Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Approving interlocal agreement for EMS cooperation with Galveston County Health District Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Accepting $50,000 grant from Jamail Foundation for Lasker Park swimming pool Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri   
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Approving $39,466.84 purchase of playground equipment and picnic tables for Menard park Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)   Approved
Approving $24,145 proposal for repairs at 30th Street Pump Station Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Approving $65,385 contract increase for Bay Harbor and Indian Beach sanitary sewer improvement project Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)   Approved 
Approving West Isle Clinic as city provider for drug and alcohol testing (Motion to defer) Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent) Approved, item will be deferred to future meeting 
Approving resolution supporting Proposition 7 for increased state funding for transportation Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)   Approved
Receiving and filing FY2016 budget for the Galveston County Emergency Communication District Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)   Approved
Requesting support from state representatives supporting Zhelun Chen for 2016 Department of State internship Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Establishing a recycling ad hoc committee Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri   
  Woods (absent)  Approved
Approving contract for legal services related to civil service matters, up to $8,000 Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent)  Approved
     
Action Items    
Approving memorandum of understanding with Galveston County to coordinate effort for future Pelican Island Bridge Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri  
  Woods (absent) Approved 
Discuss and consider action for project for RESTORE Act funding — proposing the establishment of a RESTORE Act Task Force Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Pappous
 Tarlton
 Sunseri   
  Woods (absent) Approved 
Consider extending deadline for submission of neighborhood improvement projects Yarbrough
 Brown
 McMorris
 Tarlton
 Sunseri   
 Pappous Woods (absent) Approved 

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