Court Says No to Sports Arena, But is it Dead

Yesterday, Judge Amy Clark Meachum of Travis County delivered a blow to the proponents of a sports arena for downtown who had intended to use the 2012 bond money for a multi-purpose performing arts center that the voters had voted on in 2012, or so some believe. The City of El Paso had sought a… Read More Court Says No to Sports Arena, But is it Dead

El Paso Metro Weekly Byte: February 12, 2002

Welcome to El Paso Metro’s week in review. This section is updated every Tuesday night. City Council Review Approved the hiring an outside consultant, a Mexican attorney, to help the City interpret Mexican law regarding an international transit service; Approved renewal the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce contract for $140,000; Approved 2 street lights for District… Read More El Paso Metro Weekly Byte: February 12, 2002

El Paso Metro Weekly Byte: December 11, 2001

City Council Review Renewed interlocal agreement between the city and downtown management district; Authorized Mayor to submit certification report to Department of Justice regarding confiscated funds; Postponed an amendment to the 12 Traveler’s that would provide a 2-year contract extension to John Houser to complete the Juan de Oñate statue; Signed contract with Fermin Dorado… Read More El Paso Metro Weekly Byte: December 11, 2001