Three City employees now have an increased salary, a board will look into alternative and renewable energy sources, and a settlement for the family of a motorcyclist killed last year were approved by the Lubbock City Council.
Dumbauld was fired by the City following Amarillo attorney Tom Riney’s report to the Council on July 15th of this year.
This means that the owners of a $100,000 home will pay $12.30 more in property taxes to the City of Lubbock over last year.
A local blogger has stirred some controversy regarding five Lubbock City Council members attending a Texas Tech football game in the box of Chancellor Kent Hance.
Joy said “I look forward to meeting with District 6 constituents to discuss topics of interest, hear their concerns, and answer any questions they may have regarding City of Lubbock operations.
Overall, 15 people addressed the Council about LP&L’s rates.
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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.
On Friday's edition of Lubbock's First News, District 6 councilwoman Latrelle Joy talked with Tom Collins and Laura Mac about the latest coming out of city council.