In the last meeting of the year, Sachse City Council swore in the newest councilmember, named a new mayor pro tem and approved a design for the J.K. Sachse Park.
Mayor Michael Felix administered the oath of office for Place 3 Councilmember Frank Millsap, who defeated Paul Watkins in the November election.
Councilmember Brett Franks was named mayor pro tem by unanimous vote after a nomination from Councilmember Jeff Bickerstaff.
The council voted to approve a design recommended by the Sachse Parks Board for the upcoming J.K. Sachse Park. Along with a playground and open field for team sports, the new park will include stationary exercise equipment, splash pad and a pickleball court.
The next city council meeting will be held Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.
By Dustin Butler • [email protected]