One local resident requested to see the City's legal opinion. This was the City response.
Sent: Monday, October 01, 2012 4:25 PM To:
xxxxxxxxxxxx Cc: Glenda A. Gundermann; Kyle G. Thomas; Mary A. Powell Subject:
Open Records Request - City of Sugar Land - Voter Initiative Opposing Apartments
is to acknowledge receipt of your open records request wherein you requested: “to review the legal opinion from the
City that the voter initiative to oppose apartments will not be placed on the ballot by the city even if the required number
of signatures are obtained.”
In accordance with Section 552.301
of the Texas Public Information Act, the City will be asking for a decision from the attorney general about whether the information
is within the exception in Section 552.107, regarding attorney-client privileged communication.
Attorney General has 45 business days, pursuant to Section 552.306 of the Texas Public Information Act, to render a decision,
but may extend the period for response by an additional 10 business days, if needed.
Office of the City Secretary
City of Sugar Land
Response Letter from Diana Miller
Submitted along with original Petition Signatures 11/2/2012