Somehow, El Paso developed professional politicians. Okay, the development of professional politicians was intentional. Corrupt power brokers recruited electable candidates
I lifted this from the City’s website: The proposed 2019 Public Safety Bond is the City’s plan to use voter approved bonds
About ten years ago, the people who really run things in El Paso decided that the city needed public amenities
And how often in life do you get a Mulligan? This was in this week’s El Paso Inc. It looks
It sure looks like it. On September 17, 2017, this editorial appeared in the print edition of the El Paso
Bob Moore’s ElPasoMatters twitter feed features the kind of feel good stories we love here at El Chuqueño. Here’s the
You’ve probably heard that the Texas Legislature reduced the rollback rate to 3.5%. Here’s the skinny from the Texas Tribune.
I guess District 3 Representative Cassandra Hernandez hasn’t been keeping up with current events. “I was hacked” seems to work
According the City’s FY2019 Budget, El Paso was poised to spend $19,814,987 on Economic Development in the 2019 Fiscal Year.
Last week City Manager Tommy Gonzalez gave an interview to CBS4Local. Judging by the page hits and comments, y’all enjoyed
I went to City Council last week to watch the Veto Theater. Chambers was packed with bar owners and employees
Yesterday City Council overrode Mayor Margo’s veto, allowing the city to raise tax rates for the third year in a
Here’s what City Manager Tommy Gonzalez said in an interview with CBS4Local: Gonzalez also listed iFly and Top Golf as
I lifted some slides from City Manager Tommy Gonzalez’ presentation on the water parks to City Council. Like this one:
KVIA reports that Mayor Dee Margo vetoed the tax increase that City Council approved. El Paso Mayor Dee Margo on
This post originally appeared on 03 June 2015. How to make a million dollars: First, get a million dollars. —
The El Paso Times reported yesterday on the City’s streetcar debacle. Sun Metro officials are looking for ways to boost
You know, the City used to justify municipal extravagance with the rationalization that we need to swing our tax base
This post originally appeared on 27 August 2012, shortly after man harnessed fire and before the invention of the wheel.
The El Paso Inc. this week came out with this enticing story: An El Paso businessman has commissioned an independent