TABLE VII:  ANNEXATIONS AND JURISDICTIONAL AGREEMENTS
 
Ord. No.
Date Passed
Description
5-50
6-8-1950
Annexing approximately six acres owned by the Macedonia Common School District, beginning at a point 2904.5 feet west of the SW corner of the Wake Village tract
2-58
10-20-1958
Annexing two tracts:
 
 
(1) Lakeside County Club subdivision First Addition, except the lots not currently owned by the subdivision, vacated on 1-8-1979; and
 
 
(2) 25.23 acres, more or less, north of the First Addition to the Lakeside Country Club subdivision, beginning at a point where the south boundary line of Louise Lane intersects the west boundary line of Wake Village Road
11-61
6-26-1961
Annexing Lots 1 through 58, Shellwood Addition, Bowie County
12-61
6-26-1961
Annexing Lots 1 through 58, Shellwood Addition, Bowie County
13-61
6-26-1961
Annexing Lots 1 through 58, Shellwood Addition, Bowie County
2-64
2-4-1964
Apportioning overlapped areas of extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) between the Cities of Wake Village and Texarkana
4-67
12-6-1967
Annexing property owned by Robert P. Cheatham and Clara Mae Cheatham, Lots 118, 119 and 120 of Block 8 of Runnels City
6-67
12-6-1967
Annexing property owned by Robert P. Cheatham and Clara Mae Cheatham, Lots 118, 119 and 120 of Block 8 of Runnels City
6-68
12-11-1968
Annexing property owned by H.N. Harkness, Harry B. Friedman, Sherman A. Kusin, Frank L. King, Sr., Frank L. King, Jr., and John King, in Block or Lot 4 of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, beginning at a two-inch pipe at a fence corner on the west side of a north-south public road, being the SE corner of Block or Lot 4
Res. 8-68
12-11-1968
Authorizing amendment to ETJ overlap with the City of Texarkana from 2-4-1964
1-70
3-25-1970
Annexing property owned by Alvin Smith and Rubye G. Smith, Lots 146, 147, 148, and 149 in Block 8, Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, Runnels City Addition
3-71
2-10-1971
Annexing property owned by Frank L. King, Frank L. King, Jr. and John H. King, part of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, beginning at the NE corner of Lot 12 in Block 2 of Runnels City First Addition, being in the west ROW line of Carrol Avenue
15-71
6-9-1971
Annexing 3.468 acres, more or less, owned by John F.A. Mugno and Edward Page Oliver, beginning at a creosote stake marking the NE corner of the 9.95 acre tract conveyed by Helen Power Ramage et al. to Edward B. Levee, Jr. et al., the same being a corner of the Ed B. Levee 305.7 acre tract; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
7-72
7-12-1972
Annexing 0.196 acre, more or less, owned by John F.A. Mugno and Edward Page Oliver, part of 9.95 acre tract conveyed by Helen Power Ramage et al. to Edward B. Levee, Jr. et al., and beginning at a creosote stake marking the NE corner of the 9.95 acre tract, the same being a corner of the Ed B. Levee 305.7 acre tract; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
8-72
10-11-1972
Annexing three tracts of property owned by Michael L. Melton, Belinda Kay Lever and Richard F. Lever, being in Block or Lot 4 of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; all of Lot or Block 2; and a portion of the ROW of F.M. Highway 989, beginning at a two-inch pipe at the fence corner on the west side of a north-south public road, being the SE corner of Block or Lot 4 of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
9-72
10-11-1972
Annexing Lots 13, 14, and 15 in Block 9, Runnels City Addition, owned by Harry B. Bickle and Imogene A. Bickle; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
13-72
12-20-1972
Annexing all of Lots 31, 32, and 33 in Block 0, Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, Runnells City Addition, owned by Gerald D. Marshall and Gayle Marshall; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
9-73
6-13-1973
Annexing 6.333 acres of property owned by Ed B. Levee, Jr. and Esther W. Levee, part of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, beginning at an iron pipe for corner, 2886.94 feet south and 4565.82 feet west of the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, being the most NE corner of Greenfield Third Addition; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
16-73
9-10-1973
Annexing net 5.80 acres, more or less, owned by Frank. L. King, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NW corner of Lot 1, Block 11, Greenfield Fourth Addition; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
17-73
10-8-1973
Annexing Lots 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, and 132 in Block 8 of Runnels City subdivision, owned by Morris S. Barkman and Coralie Barkman; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
19-73
10-9-1973
Annexing net 6.210 acres, more or less, owned by Frank L. King, Sr, beginning at an iron pipe for corner in the east ROW line of Mockingbird Lane, being the SW corner of Lot 1, Block 8, Greenfield Second Addition, and zoning as described in Exhibits A and B as set forth in TSO VI
20-73
11-12-1973
Annexing 41.222 acres, more or less, owned by Arkansas Rock and Gravel Company, beginning at an iron pipe 3750.49 feet south 6725.74 feet west of the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, being the NW corner of a four-acre tract of F.L. King and also the SW corner of Greenfield Addition; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
17-74
11-26-1974
Annexing Lots 48 to 55, inclusive, in Block 5 of Runnels City subdivision, owned by William F. Farmer; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
12-75
8-11-1975
Annexing property owned by Harry L. Hankins and Dorothy Hankins, described in Exhibit “A” attached to Ord. 12-75; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
14-75
10-13-1975
Annexing property owned by Paul D. Morriss, described in Exhibit “A” attached to Ord. 14-75; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
15-76
6-14-1976
Annexing property owned by W.E. Dickson, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NE corner of Lot 1, Block 14, Greenfield Fifth Addition, being the NE corner of the Greenfield Fifth Addition and also 2,338.17 feet south and 3,582.62 fee west of the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
19-76
8-9-1976
Annexing Lots 34 through 44 inclusive in Block 9, of Runnels City subdivision, owned by Lee R. Ardeneaux  and Montrose O. Ardeneaux; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
9-77
6-13-1977
Annexing 2.414 acres, more or less, owned by W.E. Dickson and Carrie L. Dickson, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NE corner of Lot 1, Block 14, Greenfield Fifth Addition, being the NE corner of Greenfield Fifth Addition and also the NW corner of Lot 2, Block 14, Greenfield Seventh Addition; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
23-77
11-14-1977
Annexing property as described in Exhibit A attached to Ord. 23-77, owned by Jack E. Heritage and Alice Heritage; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
12-78
7-10-1978
Annexing property as described in Exhibit A attached to Ord. 12-78, owned by Leon Reynolds and Kathryn Rachel Reynolds; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
8-79
4-23-1979
Annexing 9.218 acres, owned by Larry L. Phillips and Albert F. Rehkopf, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NW corner of Lot 7, Block 4, Village North First Addition, being south 3093.37 feet and west 6405.87 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
1-80
1-14-1980
Annexing Lots 139, 140, and 141 in Block 8 of Runnels City subdivision, owned by Ireline B. Sandlin; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
17-80
8-25-1980
Annexing 2.787 acres, more or less, owned by W.E. Dickson and Carrie L. Dickson, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the SE corner of Lot 1, Block 13, of Greenfield Fifth Addition, being also the SW corner of Lot 2, Block 13 of Greenfield Seventh Addition; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
1-81
1-26-1981
Annexing one acre, more or less, owned by Albert Houff, beginning in the center of the old T. & P. Railroad dump at the NW corner of a 10.62 acre tract; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
18-81
10-12-1981
Annexing 3 tracts of land owned by Frank L. King, Jr. and John H. King, and zoning as set forth in TSO VI:
 
 
(1)Lots 4 through 29, inclusive, and 62 through 80, inclusive, in Block 4 in Runnels City First Addition;
 
 
(2)Lots 25, 26, 26A, 27, 27A, 28, 28A, 29, 29A, 30, 30A, 31, and 31A, and Lots 32 through 50, inclusive, in Block 10; and Lots 60 through 65, inclusive, in Block 9, Runnels City First Addition; and
 
 
(3)1.347 acres, a portion of a 50-foot street designated as Tracey Avenue in Runnels City First Addition
2-83
3-14-1983
Annexing a 30-foot county road right-of-way adjacent and parallel to the north line of Lots 4 through 10 and that portion of Lot 11 east of the east ROW line of F.M. Road 989 (T&P Dump) of M.D. Tilson’s subdivision, owned by Bowie County; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
5-83
4-11-1983
Annexing Lots 10 through 19, inclusive, in Block 2 of Runnels City First Addition, owned by E-Z Mart Stores, Inc.; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
10-83
5-9-1983
Annexing Lots 54, 55, and 56 of Block 9, Runnels City, owned by Charles H. Simpson and Carla J. Simpson; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
11-83
5-23-1983
Annexing 12.933 acres, more or less, owned by Larry L. Phillips, Ethel Phillips, Albert F. Rehkopf, and Kelsey L. Moore, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NW corner of Lot 3, Block 5, Village North First Addition, being south 3093.37 feet and west 5591.60 feet from the NE corner of Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
14-83
6-13-1983
Annexing 2.136 acres, more or less, owned by Jerry W. Mitchell and Jane Mitchell, beginning at a point 220.4 feet east of the NW corner of Block 5 of the M.D. Tilson subdivision of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
30-83
11-14-1983
Annexing 8.678 acres, more or less, owned by Albert F. Rehkopf and Larry L. Phillips, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NW corner of Lot 2, Block 3, Village North First Addition; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
8-84
4-23-1984
Annexing 18.351 acres, more or less, owned by Larry L. Phillips, Ethel Phillips, Albert F. Rehkopf, and Kelsey Moore, beginning at an iron pipe for corner in the west line of a 305.7 acre tract, being S 00º 53' 00" E, 966.60 feet from the most westerly NW corner of the 305.7 acre tract and being south 2530.64 feet and west 6744.55 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, being also the NW corner of the Village North Fourth Addition; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
17-84
9-10-1984
Annexing three tracts, owned by John C. King and Mary Adams, and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
 
 
(1)1.927 acres, beginning at 3/8" by 1-1/2" iron for corner, same being a corner of the E.B. Levee 305.7 acre tract, being 2298.32 feet and west 989.18 feet from the NE corner of the 305.7 acre tract; and
 
 
(2)3.45 acres, more or less, beginning at a point 428.39 feet S 00º 4 feet W from a creosote stake for corner, being the NW corner of Block 91 of the subdivision of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and
 
 
(3)2.82 acres, more or less, beginning at a creosote stake for corner at the NW corner of Block 91 of the subdivision of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, being also a corner of the E.B. Levee 305.7 acre tract and south 1,869.93 feet and west 989.64 feet from the NE corner of the 305.7 acre plot
4-85
2-25-1985
Annexing Lots 51, 52, and 53 in Block 9, Runnels City subdivision, owned by Albert Steifer III and Debby S. Steifer; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
5-85
3-11-1985
Annexing three tracts of land owned by G. R. P. Cattle Company, as described in the petition for annexation attached to Ord. 5-85, and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
13-85
6-10-1985
Annexing two tracts owned by John King and Frank King, Jr. as follows, and zoning as set forth in TSO VI:
 
 
(1)3.425 acres, more or less, beginning at a point for corner at the NE corner of Lot 35 in Block 3 of Runnels City First Addition; and
 
 
(2)a portion of Runnels City First Addition, beginning at a  point for corner at the SW corner of Lot 28 in Block 6 of Runnels City First Addition
18-85
8-12-1985
Annexing a tract or parcel of land about three miles west of the City of Texarkana, owned by Bobby Wright, being one acre of land in the SW corner of a certain tract in the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, and being in the SW corner of the east 15 acres of a 30-acre tract deeded to Charles Stiger by B.J. McDaniel and wife; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
1-86
1-13-1986
Annexing Lots 43, 44, and 45 in Block 2 of Runnels City First Subdivision, owned by James H. Rhoades and Irma Rhoades; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
2-86
2-10-1986
Annexing property owned by Albert F. Rehkopf and Larry L. Phillips, beginning at an iron pipe for the NW corner, being the NE corner of Lot 6, Block 6, Village North Third Addition, and also south 2399.01 feet and west 5261.60 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
10-86
6-23-1986
Annexing 15.025 acres, more or less, owned by Larry L. Phillips, Albert F. Rehkopf, Ethel Phillips, and Kelsey Moore, beginning at an iron pipe for the westerly NW corner, being the NE corner of Lot 5, Block 8, Village North Third Addition, and also south 1378.13 feet and west 5259.95 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
17-86
8-25-1986
Annexing Lots 48, 49, and 50 in Block 9 of Runnels City Subdivision, owned by Albert Steifer III and Debby S. Steifer; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
18-86
8-25-1986
Annexing Lots 19, 20, 21, 28, 29, and 30 in Block 9 of Runnels City Subdivision, owned by Jimmie T. Davis and Wanda J. Davis; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
10-87
4-13-1987
Annexing 13.423 acres, more or less, owned by Larry L. Phillips, Albert F. Rehkopf, Ethel Phillips, and Kelsey Moore, beginning at an iron pipe for SW corner, being S 58º 57' 37" W, along to the north line of Greenfield Third Addition, being 25.22 feet from the NE corner of Lot 8, Block 5 of that addition, and being the SE corner of Village North Sixth Addition; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
16-87
8-10-1987
Annexing Lots 59, 60, and 61 of Runnels City, Block 5, owned by Wanda L. Birtcher; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
8-89
4-10-1989
Annexing 19.398 acres, owned by Larry L. Phillips,  Albert F. Rehkopf, Ethel Phillips, and Kelsey Moore, beginning at an iron pipe for the NW corner, being the NE corner of Lot 13, Block 10, Village North Seventh Addition and also being south 1232.87 feet and west 4599.86 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
9-90
9-10-1990
Annexing two tracts, owned by Michael R. Shockley, as follows, and zoning as set forth in TSO VI:
 
 
(1)Lots 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, and  84 in Block 8 of Runnels City subdivision; and Lots 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, and 95, in Block 8 of Runnels City subdivision; and
 
 
(2)Lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 in Block 6 of Runnels City subdivision
13-91
8-12-1991
Annexing Lots 16, 17, and 18 in Block 9 of Runnels City subdivision, owned by Harry B. Bickle and Imogene A. Bickle; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
4-93
3-8-1993
Annexing 11.1788 acres, more or less, owned by Larry L. Phillips,  Albert F. Rehkopf, Ethel Phillips, and Kelsey Moore, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NE corner of Lot 5, Block 8, Village North Third Addition, being the NW corner of Lot 10, Block 8, Village North Seventh Addition, being also south 1378.13 feet and west 5259.95 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
10-94
7-11-1994
Annexing 10.300 acres, more or less, owned by Larry L. Phillips,  Albert F. Rehkopf, Ethel Phillips, and Kelsey Moore, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NE corner of Village North Tenth Addition, being south 882.87 feet and west 3899.86 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
8-95
9-11-1995
Annexing 6.143 acres, more or more or less, owned by Larry L. Phillips,  Albert F. Rehkopf, Ethel Phillips, and Kelsey Moore, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NE corner of Village North Third Addition, being the SW corner of Village North Tenth Addition, and being south 1378.13 feet and west 5259.95 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
12-95
12-11-1995
Annexing three tracts owned by William J. Henry and Vivian M. Henry, as follows, and zoning as set forth in TSO VI:
 
 
(1)0.359 acre, more or less, a portion of Block 8 of the M.D. Tilson subdivision, beginning at a 1/2-inch iron pin set for corner at the NE corner of Block 8, being the NE corner of a 2.00 acre tract conveyed by Mildred Lou Murphy to J. Fred Murphy, Jr. and wife;
 
 
(2)0.940 acre, more or less; a portion of Block 8 of the M.D. Tilson subdivision, beginning at a 1/2-inch iron pin set for corner on the north line of Block 8 conveyed by J. Fred Murphy, Jr. and Frances H. Murphy to Mildred Lou Murphy, being the north line of a five-acre tract and being south 89º 23' 10" west, 187.69 feet from the NE corner of Block 8; and
 
 
(3)3.465 acres, more or less, a part of the 5-acre tract conveyed by Ben J. Ellis to J. Fred Murphy, Jr. and Miss Mildred Lou Murphy, beginning at an iron pipe for corner at the NW corner of a 1-2/3 acre tract, being in an existing fence line
11-96
8-15-1996
Annexing two tracts owned by Edward C. Green and Audrey N. Green, as follows, and zoning as set forth in TSO VI:
 
 
(1)Lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, and 11 in Block 4 of Runnels City subdivision; and
 
 
(2)0.645 acre, more or less, part of a 279.37 acre tract conveyed by H. Richard Runnels to F.L. King, beginning at an iron pipe at the NE corner of Lot 1 in Block 4 of Runnels City, being on the south ROW line of Hickerson Avenue; less 702 square feet, more or less, beginning at an iron pipe at the NE corner of Lot 1 in Block 4 of Runnels  City, being on the south ROW line of Hickerson Avenue
12-96
8-15-1996
Annexing property owned by Sherwin L. Massey and Virginia Louise Massey and Harvey Matthews, as described in Exhibit A attached to Ord. 12-96; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
3-98
5-12-1998
Authorizing an extraterritorial agreement with the City of Texarkana, TX, concerning extraterritorial jurisdiction and future annexation, as described in the agreement attached to Ord. 3-98
3-99
2-23-1999
Annexing 22.325 acres, more or less, owned by Aven C. Willliamson, beginning at an iron pin found for corner at the upper NE corner of Village North Eleventh Addition, being west 3569.86 feet and south 882.87 feet from the NE corner of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
3-00
2-8-2000
Annexing property owned by Bonnie Wilson, described in Exhibit A attached to Ord. 3-00; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
17-00
10-10-2000
Annexing property owned by Seldon Madden, located on the corner of Highway 67 and Memorial Drive, 0.325 acre, less a 0.0298 tract conveyed to the state on 1-20-2000; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
9-01
8-14-2001
Annexing three tracts of land at the request of the city as described in Exhibit A attached to Ord. 9-01; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI:
 
 
(1)45.232 acres, more or less;
 
 
(2)15.656 acres, more or less; and
 
 
(3)23.899 acres, more or less
8-05
9-12-2005
Annexing 63.96 acres, more or less, as described in Exhibit A attached to Ord. 8-05, at the request of the city; and zoning as set forth in TSO VI
Res. 12-05
9-12-2005
Approving a jurisdictional agreement governing the boundaries of the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the Cities of Wake Village and Nash, Texas, as set forth in Exhibit A attached to Res. 12-05
13-05
11-14-2005
Annexing 315.355 acres, more or less, part of the Nancy Dycus Headright Survey, A-145 and Mark Epperson Headright Survey, A-185, beginning at the NW corner of Pine Forest First Addition, being in the south line of a 15.884 acre tract
1-11
1-24-2011
Annexing a tract of land as described in Exhibit C attached to Ord. 1-11 and extending the boundary limits of the city so as to include such territory within the city limits
11-11
11-14-2011
Annexing a tract of land described in Exhibit A attached to Ord. 11-11 and extending the boundary limits of the city so as to include such territory within the city limits
Res. 1-14
1-13-2014
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an agreement with Wilf and Henderson P.C., for the purpose of conducting the annual audit for the city
Res. 7-14
2-10-2014
Authorizing an agreement with I.T. Works, for the purpose of providing computer hardware support for all departments of the city
Res. 8-14
2-10-2014
Mutual aid agreement for fire protection with Red River Army Depot
Res. 10-14
5-12-2014
Approving and authorizing the Mayor to enter into an inter-local agreement with the City of Texarkana for spraying for mosquitoes
Res. 11-14
5-12-2014
Authorizing an interlocal agreement with Bowie County, Texas, for the purpose of housing of certain inmates for the city
Res. 14-14
6-9-2014
Authorizing agreement with Texas Municipal League for health insurance for city employees and dependents
Res. 20-14
9-8-2014
Authorizing the Mayor to execute a Joint Election Agreement with Bowie County, Texas for the purpose of conducting the Local Option Election for the sale of alcohol beverages
Res. 21-14
10-13-2014
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an Interlocal Agreement with the Region VIII Educational Service Center for the purpose of making purchases to the city
Res. 9-15
2-9-2015
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an interlocal agreement with the City of Texarkana for fire protection and rescue service
Res. 14-15
6-8-2015
Authorizing an interlocal agreement with Bowie County for the purpose of housing of certain inmates for the city
Res. 15-15
6-8-2015
Authorizing an interlocal agreement with the Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Employee Benefits Pool to furnish insurance for the city’s employees and their dependents
Res. 17-15
7-13-2015
Authorizing an interlocal cooperation agreement with Riverbend Water Resources District
Res. 18-15
9-14-2015
Authorizing an interlocal cooperation agreement with the City of Texarkana and the City of Nash for the purpose of wastewater treatment
Res. 5-16
2-9-2016
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an agreement with the Texarkana Independent School District for the purpose of sharing an election poling place
Res. 7-16
3-14-2016
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an interlocal agreement with the City of Texarkana for spraying for mosquitoes
Res. 9-16
5-9-2016
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into a Mutual Aid Agreement for fire protection with the Red River Army Depot
Res. 10-16
5-9-2016
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an interlocal agreement with Bowie County for the purpose of housing certain inmates for the city
Res. 11-16
5-9-2016
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an interlocal agreement with Bowie County for the purpose of assisting in the repairs/maintenance of roads and rights-of-way for the city
Res. 14-16
6-13-2016
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an interlocal agreement with the Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Employee Benefits Pool to furnish insurance for the city’s employees and their dependants