“When you put it in perspective, it’s going to be a $1.71 a month. That’s less than two dollar menus at McDonald’s, once a month.”
Hearings on the proposed tax increase will be held at 10 a.m on August 22 and 27.
"Just for the new positions alone and equipment, benefits and all those types of things I think it’s about $1.3 million.”
We do not plan on a tax increase,” Heinrich said.
“Specific areas to cut spending? When we look at the budget requests, that’s the best time to answer that question.”
Morrison supports having nighttime meetings that are televised.
The group chooses how well a region can grow by looking at the metropolitan statistical area’s monthly employment data. Lubbock’s metropolitan statistical area includes Lubbock and Crosby Counties.
Recent rains this year have made the situation less dangerous regarding fire danger in areas of the County.
The county judge has the option of ending the ban early if conditions change.
Do you think there will eventually a joint City/County Health Department?