District 5 Councilwoman Karen Gibson was elected by the Council to serve as mayor pro tem. Council also approved renovations for the new Health Department Building, and more.
Referring to Councilman Victor Hernandez, Beane said, "He's a world class phony."
The memorial, which will be located at 19th Street and University Avenue, will be paid for by the law firm of Glasheen, Valles, and Inderman. A bronze relief of Cole will be donated by local sculptor Eddie Dixon.
District 1 Lubbock City Councilman Victor Hernandez this morning released a wide-ranging statement that states why he is in favor of increasing electrical rates for Lubbock Power and Light customers.
District 6 Councilman Jim Gilbreath joined the Lubbock City Council in May of 2003, and decided against running for reelection.
Do you think there will eventually a joint City/County Health Department?
District 1 Lubbock City Councilman Victor Hernandez has announced he will continue to push the city toward creating a joint City of Lubbock/ Lubbock County Health Department.
Discussion of closing some municipal swimming pools comes during Council talks regarding the drought contingency plan for the spring and summer of this year.
Victor Hernandez compares Councilman Paul R. Beane to an attack dog in an email to the media and supporters.
The Lubbock City Council approved the final reading of the ordinance allowing groups to sell alcohol at events at the park.