"I think it’s completely irresponsible to state right now that if elected I would never vote for a property tax increase," Robertson said.
“We’re calling on God again to come, to visit our dry land, and to bring rain. "
“I’m willing to look at it. I’m not in favor of all the meetings being at night.”
On Friday's edition of Lubbock's First News, Lubbock mayor Tom Martin talked with Chad and Rex about all the goings-on at yesterday's city council meeting.
Should raises for city employees be across the board, or performance based? Can Lubbock even afford to hand out raises?
Tom Martin or Glen Robertson? Who do you support for Mayor?
“I’m not voting to raise taxes,” Martin said. “I never have, above what the voters approved, and I will not do it in the future.”
An almost 4-year long investigation of the City of Lubbock by the FBI is over.
Lubbock Mayor Tom Martin states the investigation is closed and that no charges will be filed in the matter. During the FBI raid at city hall in May of 2008, the FBI seized computers, hard drives and documents from the city.
Lubbock Mayor Tom Martin will have an opponent in the upcoming May city election.
Glen Robertson (pictured with his wife Karen) will officially announce his candidacy for mayor Thursday morning at 11am at the Cactus Theater, located at 19th Street and Buddy Holly Avenue.
“Hopefully over the next several months if the council agrees to it, we can continue the project far as far west with the existing money.”