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ABC 7 El Paso
Rate Increase: EP Electric asked for $40 million, City negotiated down to $14.5 millionEL PASO, Texas - El Paso City Council approved a settlement after months of neg
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
EL PASO, Texas - El Paso City Council approved a settlement after months of negotiations between El Paso Electric and the City on a rate hike for customers. In February, the utility company proposed a nearly $40-million dollar rate increase, arguing... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Downtown Development: $70 million for new 14-story building, $78 million to restore Plaza Hotelpotential $150 million investment in Downtown El Paso as a breakthrough moment
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
potential $150 million investment in Downtown El Paso as a breakthrough moment in efforts to revitalize the area. Tuesday, El Paso City Council approved two incentive packages that will allow a developer to invest an estimated $70 million dollars... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Duranguito supporters demand to be heard, business leaders ask Council to move forwardthat read "End Corporate Welfare." The marchers headed to city hall where they
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
that read "End Corporate Welfare." The marchers headed to city hall where they held an impromptu news conference asking El Paso City Council members to not allow the demolition of any homes or buildings in the Duranguito neighborhood. During... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Pro Duranguito protestors march to City Hallread "Save Duranguito" and "Honk for Duranguito". The marchers headed to city
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
read "Save Duranguito" and "Honk for Duranguito". The marchers headed to city hall where they held an impromptu press conference asking El Paso city council members to not allow the demolition of any homes or buildings in the Duranguito neighborho... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
El Paso City Council ends SB 1070, Arizona travel ban, after 7 yearsMost boycotts over Senate Bill 1070 are over. But some cities still won't let t
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
Most boycotts over Senate Bill 1070 are over. But some cities still won't let their employees travel to Arizona. Wochit El Paso City Council members may now travel to Arizona on official business after the Texas city ended its ban on travel to the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Former city Rep. Jan Sumrall has diedEL PASO - Former El Paso city Rep. Jan Sumrall has died. Sumrall represented W
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 17 days ago
EL PASO - Former El Paso city Rep. Jan Sumrall has died. Sumrall represented West El Paso for eight years on the El Paso City Council. She was born in Akron, Ohio, and even lived in Great Britain. According to her obituary, Sumrall loved to cook... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
El Paso City Council repeals ban on official travel to Arizona over SB 1070EL PASO, Texas - El Paso City Council has repealed a ban on city officials and
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
EL PASO, Texas - El Paso City Council has repealed a ban on city officials and staff traveling to Arizona. Back in 2010, City Council adopted a policy not to spend tax money in Arizona in protest of the passage of Arizona senate bill 1070, which... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Council to vote on which El Paso parks will receive flat fieldsEL PASO, Texas - El Paso City Council is scheduled to receive an update regardi
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
EL PASO, Texas - El Paso City Council is scheduled to receive an update regarding a Quality of Life bond project and city representatives will discuss the possibility of adding additional flat fields in certain parks, according to Tueday's... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Ad campaign to be launched in support of downtown arenarevitalization. "We need that momentum to continue, and having a multipurpose
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 23 days ago
revitalization. "We need that momentum to continue, and having a multipurpose arena is part of that progress,” Hunt said. El Paso City Council voted earlier this month to appeal the ruling made by an Austin judge regarding the downtown arena. The... Read more

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