Members of the Houston City Council held a short meeting Monday to tackle a sparse agenda.
The council approved an annual $1,500 allocation to Houston Community Betterment YOUTH to attend a community and leadership conference next month in Columbia.
Members tabled a request to abandon an alleyway easement on Orchard Grove until additional information can be obtained. They also will gather additional information about the city’s comp time policy.
The council’s finance committee met after the meeting to work on the 2016 budget, which begins Jan. 1.