County Judge Ruben Becerra has called a special meeting of the commissioners court at 3 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 3, to discuss the vacancy left by the resignation of Ray Helm.
“This is a very important meeting and I want to hear from the citizens, so I’ve included citizen comments to this meeting,” Becerra posted on Facebook..
Please see the link below if you would like to submit a public comment. (It is an editable PDF, once completed, please save it to your computer, then email the document to
firstname.lastname@example.org. We will read the comment if the person is not present in Court.)
You may also speak in person for 3 minutes during the meeting. You must be signed-up to speak. Sign-ups are closed 5 minutes before the meeting starts, so please arrive early.
Helm resigned Friday under a deal with the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement whereby if he would leave office and surrender his peace officer certification for life, he would avoid prosecution on charges including felony offenses.