Brownwood City Council members will consider setting salaries and positions for Civil Service employees for the police and fire departments when they meet Tuesday.

The proposed positions and monthly salaries for the fire department are:

Assistant chief — $4,134

Captain (three) — $3,704

Lieutenant (three) — $3,363

Fire driver (nine) — $3,008

Firefighters (15)

Step 3 (three or more years experience) — $2,696

Step 2 (more than one but less than three years experience) — $2,510

Step one (no more than one year) — $2,214

The proposed positions and monthly salaries for the police department are:

Lieutenant (two) — $3,753

Sergeant (five) — $3,179

Corporal (four) — $2,871

Patrolmen (25)

Step 2 (one or more years experience) — $2,717

Step 1 (less than one year experience) — $2,505

The council meets at 9 a.m. at City Hall.

The entire agenda follows:

1. Call to order

2. Invocation

3. Items to be withdrawn

4. Introduction, announcements and recognitions

5. Citizen presentations — To comply with provisions of the Open Meetings Act, the City Council may not deliberate on items presented under this agenda item. The citizen may request, or the council direct, the subject matter be formally placed on the next regular council agenda. All presentations may be subject to time limitations.

6. Approval of minutes

Regular meeting — Sept. 11, 2007.

Special called meeting — Sept. 14, 2007

7. Claims and accounts

8. Consent agenda

A. Consider an ordinance on second and third readings levying taxes for the year 2007 for the City of Brownwood.

B. Consider an ordinance on second and third readings setting utility rates for the City of Brownwood.

C. Consider an ordinance on second and third readings setting charges for fees, rentals, licenses and permits for the City of Brownwood.

D. Consider a resolution setting holidays for city employees for 2007-’08.

9. Ordinances and resolutions

A. Consider an ordinance on first/final reading re: civil service employee salary and position upgrades.

B. Consider a resolution granting a variance to the required materials used for separation and/or buffer requirements at 1501 Belle Plain — Rumfield-Kohutek Properties, LLC, owner.

10. Agreements and contracts

A. Authorization for capital leases for technology improvements during the current year.

B. Authorizing the mayor’s signature on an agreement with Kronos Time Management System for time management software for the city through the State of Texas Contract Purchasing Program.

C. Consider approving amendment 02-14 to the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services Contract for community care programs and home delivered meals for the West Central Texas Area Agency on Aging.

D. Authorizing the mayor’s signature on a 2007-’09 Routine Airport Maintenance Program grant between the City of Brownwood and the Texas Department of Transportation Aviation Division.

E. Authorize a budget amendment to allow purchase of a pneumatic roller for the street department.

11. Appointments

A. To consider creating a council committee to meet with the Greenleaf Cemetery Association.

B. Ratification of mayoral appointments for the upcoming runway rehab project at the airport.

12. Reports

A. Budgetary control report for month ending Aug. 31, 2007.

B. General reports.

13. Adjournment