The Council also approved a new roof for the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center and heard a presentation from the Board of Health regarding fracking within the City limits.
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Eddie Dixon joined Paul R. Beane on Tuesday's edition of the Chad Hasty Show to discuss his role on Lubbock's Oil & Gas Committee
District 5 Lubbock City Councilwoman Karen Gibson joined Paul Beane for a wide-ranging interview and listener phone calls during Monday's edition of the Chad Hasty Show
The Lubbock City Council will meet Tuesday evening, and will consider two annexation items, transferring City land for a performing arts center, and will hear a presentation regarding oil and gas fracturing within the City limits.
The Chad Hasty Show airs 8:30-11am on 790AM KFYO.
Some citizens spoke against the annexation, saying that they would prefer more attention being paid by the City to infrastructure in other areas of the city before expanding.
For a home valued at $100,000, the proposed tax rate would cause an increase of about $12.30 on the homeowner’s annual property taxes.
TxDOT crews continue to work on the $5.4 million project to extend Slide Road to US 84.
There will be no trash collection on Thursday, and the regularly scheduled collection will be moved to Wednesday.