Hernandez said that the City did not notify BKD auditors that some hotel/motel taxes were not being paid to the City.
Bond election in 2014?
“If this was an easy problem to resolve, it would have been resolved years ago by the federal government and the state government,” said Medina.
“I will not allow myself to be a victim of stereotyping," said Julian Hernandez
Only one person showed up to discuss the issue at citizen comments, and he spoke in support of legalizing drugs.
Hernandez was chosen to be the Association of Hispanic Municipal Officials representative, a Texas Municipal League affiliate on Thursday.
A Lubbock elected official alleges that a political party is engaging in racism and theft in the aftermath of political signs being allegedly vandalized and stolen.
The City of Lubbock has provided members of the Council with an iPad capable of 3G connectivity, and Hernandez says that he also uses the iPad for his law practice, personal use, political use, and city business.
The funding, originally appropriated in bonds for the North University Gateway Project in 2004, was later moved to the 34th Street project. Council also approved increasing the sales tax projection to create three new positions at City Hall.
Here is today's Morning Brief from Chad Hasty.