ChucoGeek had this to say in response to the article Times Change: This is why we are stuck following through
Remember that poll about the arena that KVIA did? Only 26% of the residents of El Paso County who were
I was going to write about the soccer stadium, but I realized that I already did. This post originally appeared
If you found fifty bucks on the street, what would you do with it? Pay down your credit card debt?
Here’s a chart I lifted from a presentation the City’s Interim Director of Municipal Financial Operations gave to City Council
Did you see the results of this survey that KVIA did on putting the arena in Duranguito? ABC-7 recently conducted
Seth Godin today talks about cities building stadiums in a column titled The Super Bowl is for Losers. So why
[Our shrinking tax base isn’t a new thing. This article originally appeared on August 5, 2014. Since then, our city
Naw, we’ll just stick it to the taxpayers. Woody Hunt is a smart man. He’s studied public corruption. Here’s what
Look at this chart from Interim Director of Municipal Financial Operations Robert Cortinas’ presentation last Tuesday: It shows the growth
Remember when the rationale for all those pricey public amenities was “to shift the property tax burden from residential to
Tomorrow should be rip-roaring City Council meeting. City Council will vote tomorrow on an item limiting their own ability to
Where is it? Here’s the Financial Reports page for City of El Paso’s Office of the Comptroller. The latest Comprehensive
From a 2009 El Paso Inc. interview with Woody Hunt: Q. How does corruption impact economic development? If the procurement
Today there’s a special meeting of City Council. I was hoping to attend, but life had other plans for me.
Are you troubled by insomnia? Then I’ve got some ballpark numbers that should put you right to sleep. Because there
The city budget is fat. Obviously they have extra money. Lookie here. From the El Paso Times: The city will
Another City Council meeting, another cubic yard of manure. From our English language daily: The city will issue an extra
This post originally appeared on December 7, 2016. God bless those nice people in city government. They are completely clueless.
From Investopedia.com: What is ‘Rent-Seeking’ Rent-seeking is the use of the resources of a company, an organization or an individual