Job descriptionThe Council is the city’s governing body. Term is three years.
DutiesEnacts city laws and ordinances
Determines city policies
Adopts city budget
Appoints city manager to administer city government
Annual salaryUnpaid; reimbursed for official city expenses.
MeetingsCouncil meetings twice monthly; special meetings called as needed.
City contact information
Contact City Secretary
https://www.eulesstx.gov/city-hall/city-secretary-s-office (email form)
817-685-1434

Who’s Running?

Eric Owens
Email: owenser@att.net
Joseph A RobinsonFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/jrob123456
Tika PaudelWebsite: https://tikaforeuless.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/171552301418686
Email: tikaforeuless@gmail.com
Tina DuruEmail: tnduru@yahoo.com

Candidate Q&A

1. WHY ARE YOU THE BEST QUALIFIED CANDIDATE?
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
Volunteering is helping a city grow and supporting its administration and complete tasks that a city needs with special projects and civic projects. it also helps a citizen understand how relationships are formed in order to conform to city rules and regulations. How does anyone prepare themselves for public office? You can try and help to best of your ability to serve the general pubic.
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru
2. WHAT ARE THE CURRENT NEEDS OF YOUR DISTRICT/AREA AND WHAT ARE YOUR PRIORITIES FOR ADDRESSING THEM?
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
Same as they always will be crime , schools , housing.
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru
3. THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC HAS AFFECTED THE CITY’S BUDGET AND SERVICES, AS WELL AS THE LIVES OF RESIDENTS. HOW WOULD YOU GRADE YOUR CITY’S RESPONSE AND WHAT WOULD YOU DO DIFFERENTLY?
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
Disasters always put a strain on revenue funds. Euless currently has six months of reserves and no constraints on the budget but has frozen some jobs and budget items and has a healthy budget ledger. Priority of services has always been Euless's main objective.
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru
4. HOW SHOULD THE CITY ADDRESS THE AVAILABILITY OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING? WHAT ROLE SHOULD CITY GOVERNMENT PLAY IN RESPONDING TO PANDEMIC-RELATED EVICTIONS?
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
State issue and Federal issue.
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru
5. HOW TO BEST ENSURE PUBLIC SAFETY IS AN IMPORTANT TOPIC. WHAT ARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON BALANCING THE FUNDING AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF BOTH POLICE AND COMMUNITY SERVICES?
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
Support the local Police and Fire Departments and County officials.
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru
6. IN THE LAST TERM, WHAT DO YOU THINK WAS THE MOST IMPORTANT VOTE? WHY? HOW DID OR WOULD YOU HAVE VOTED ON THE ISSUE AND WHY?
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
Tax's
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru
7. DO YOU THINK IT IS EVER APPROPRIATE FOR STATE LAWS TO OVERRIDE LOCAL CONTROL OF ISSUES THAT AFFECT THE CITY? IF SO, PLEASE PROVIDE AN EXAMPLE.
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
local- state - Federal control
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru
8. THE RECENT “BIG FREEZE” CAUSED MANY RESIDENTS TO GO WITHOUT POWER OR WATER FOR HOURS OR EVEN DAYS. WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE CITY’S RESPONSE? HOW WOULD YOU WORK TO IMPROVE ELECTRIC/GAS/WATER INFRASTRUCTURE SO THIS NEVER HAPPENS AGAIN?
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
This is a state issue , Vote to make a change happen. This issue has been going on in 2003 make a change .
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru
9. ANYTHING ELSE YOU'D LIKE TO ADD?
Eric Owens
Joseph A Robinson
People to need to vote to make change happen.
Tika Paudel
Tina Duru