Public Notices

CITY OF JUSTIN

NOTICE OF TCEQ VIOLATION

Failure to meet the Lead and Copper Sampling Requirements

The Justin water system PWS ID 0610003 has violated the required Lead and Copper routine tap sampling requirements set by Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) in Title 30 of the Texas Administrative Code (30 TAC) Chapter 290, Section 290.117 Regulation of Lead and Copper and Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations (40 CFR), Chapter I, subchapter D, Part 141, Subpart 1, Control of Lead and Copper, establishes requirements for community and non-transient non-community public water systems (PWSs) to meet designated lead and copper levels and water quality parameter ranges. Public water systems must control the levels of lead and copper in drinking water by controlling the corrosivity of the water.

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) requires community and non-transient non-community PWSs to monitor for lead and copper in the distribution system in accordance with 30 TAC, Chapter 290, Section 290-117(c)(2). In addition the PWS is required to report any sample results in accordance with 30 TAC, Chapter 290, Section 290.117(i).

The violation is for failure to pull the required amount of Lead and Copper samples during the period of June 1st to September 30th, 2023.

If you have questions regarding this matter, you may contact Joshua Little, Public Works Director at 940-648-2541 ext. 123.

Thank you,

Joshua Little

City of Justin, Texas


NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL

CITY OF JUSTIN

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Justin, Texas, will receive written sealed proposals only, for Solid Waste and Recycling Services, as stated in the RFP documents. The City shall receive proposals from qualified professional firms specializing in waste management to professional service for the City of Justin as outlined in the specifications section of the RFP. Proposers may be required to participate in an assessment meeting if deemed necessary.

Proposals must be submitted to the City of Justin Attn: Josh Little, 415 N. College Ave., Justin, Texas, 76247, NO LATER THAN 2:00 p.m. on January 16th, 2024. Proposals that are postmarked but not received until after this deadline will not be accepted. Proposals received after the posted cut-off tine will not be accepted. RFP documents may be obtained at the City of Justin City Hall. The RFP may also be downloaded at www.cityofjustin.com/RFP.  Information may be requested by e-mail to Josh Little at jlittle@cityofjustin.com or by calling City Hall at 940-648-2541. 


CITY OF JUSTIN

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Bids Due:    Friday, December 1, 2023 at 2:00 PM

Project Name:   Janitorial Services

Bid Reference No.:  23-0016

Project Location:     City of Justin, Texas

The City of Justin, Texas, will receive sealed bids on the named project for the janitorial services of the City’s following locations; City Hall, and Justin Police Department located at 415 N. College Ave. Justin, TX 76247, Justin Community Library located at 408 Pafford Ave. Justin, TX 76247, and Justin Public Works administration building located at 217 E. 4th St. Justin, TX 76247.  This includes areas within each of these facilities. 

Bids for a Contract shall be submitted on the bid forms provided, properly signed by an officer of the company, and dated.   

Bids will be received until 2:00 PM, Friday, December 1, 2023, by the City of Justin, City Hall, 415 N. College Avenue, Justin, Texas 76247.  Bids received after this time will not be accepted.   Bids will be opened and read at 2:05 PM on the same day in the City Hall Conference Room or Council Chambers.   

A PDF of the Bid Documents may be obtained free of charge on www.cityofjustin.com under the following project name Janitorial Services RFP.  Bid Documents may be examined at City Hall, 415 N. College Avenue, Justin, Texas 76247.  Addenda are free of charge and will be distributed to those who obtain Bid Documents and provide contact information to City of Justin. For more information, you may contact City Manager, Jarrod Greenwood 

940-648-2541.

The City reserves the right to reject any or all bids and waive any or all informalities.  No bid may be withdrawn until the expiration of ninety days from the date the bids are opened.  


CITY OF JUSTIN

By:

Jarrod Greenwood

City Manager

(Published:) Friday, November 10, 2023

Friday, November 17, 2023  

Janitorial RFP document





CITY OF JUSTIN

NOTICE OF TCEQ VIOLATION

Residents of Justin,

Public Works violated the lead and copper monitoring rule with TCEQ for not pulling the required number of samples of Lead and Copper during the June 1st to September 30th 2022 monitoring period. 

The Public Works staff is working to correct this violation in order to meet TCEQ requirements by pulling the correct amount of Lead and Copper samples during the June 1st to September 2023 monitoring period. TCEQ requires Public Works to notify all residents of the violation.

You will find the required public notice for failure to pull the required amount of Lead and Copper samples during the monitoring period of June 1st to September 30th, 2022.

Important Information About Your Drinking Water (PDF)

Thank you,

City of Justin, Texas

EXHIBIT A

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO ISSUE CITY OF JUSTIN, TEXAS, CERTIFICATES OF OBLIGATION

TAKE NOTICE that the City Council of the City of Justin, Texas, shall convene at 5:00 o'clock P.M. on the 10th day of January 2023, at its regular meeting place in the City Hall, 415 N. College Avenue, Justin, Texas, and, during such meeting, the City Council will consider the passage of one or more ordinances authorizing the issuance of certificates of obligation, in one or more series, in a principal amount not to exceed $4,500,000 for the purpose of paying contractual obligations to be incurred for (i) the construction of public works, to wit: constructing, acquiring, purchasing, renovating, enlarging, equipping, and improving water and sewer system properties and facilities, including land and rights-of-way therefor, and (ii) professional services rendered in relation to such projects and the financing thereof, and such certificates shall be payable from ad valorem taxes and a pledge of the net revenues of the City's combined Waterworks and Sewer System. In accordance with Texas Local Government Code Section 271.049, (i) the current principal amount of all of the City's outstanding public securities secured by and payable from ad valorem taxes is $15,105,000; (ii) the current combined principal and interest required to pay all of the City's outstanding public securities secured by and payable from ad valorem taxes on time and in full is $17,261,656.50; (iii) the estimated combined principal and interest required to pay the certificates of obligation to be authorized on time and in full is $8,427,775; (iv) the maximum interest rate for the certificates may not exceed the maximum legal interest rate; and (v) the maximum maturity date of the certificates to be authorized is August 15, 2052. The certificates are to be issued, and this notice is given, under and pursuant to the provisions of Texas Local Government Code, Subchapter C of Chapter 271.

Brittany Andrews 

City Secretary

City of Justin, Texas