• January 28, 2022
 City to host Council Meeting, Public Hearing on Proposed Tax Rate at Convention Center

City to host Council Meeting, Public Hearing on Proposed Tax Rate at Convention Center

This week, the City of El Paso will host their regular City Council meeting, as well as a public hearing on the proposed tax rate at El Paso Convention Center.

Located at 1 Civic Center Plaza in Downtown El Paso, the meeting is scheduled to start at 9 a.m. Tuesday, August 18. Free parking will be available in the Convention Center’s parking garage.

 As part of the budget approval process, the vote on the proposed tax rate must take place at a public hearing in a publicly owned building or a suitable publicly owned building.

Due to the ongoing pandemic the public is strongly encouraged to participate in the meeting via virtual means; however, if members of the public wish to attend in person please note all health protocols will be followed to include health screening and/or temperature checks, social distancing and face mask requirements.

In an effort to minimize the number of people in attendance most City staff will present their agenda items virtually.

The public may attend in person or via virtual means. The City provides two-way communication for members of the public to communicate with Council during public hearing via phone or online as noted below.

WHO:       Mayor, City Council and essential City staff

WHAT:      Regular Council Meeting and Public Hearing on Proposed Tax Rate

WHEN:      9 a.m., Tuesday, August 18  |   Doors open at 8 a.m.

WHERE:   Hall B, Judson F. Williams Convention Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza

Or virtually:

Join Microsoft Teams Meeting

(915) 213-4096   United States, El Paso (Toll)

(833) 664-9267   United States (Toll-free)

Conference ID: 774 761 2#

Members of the public may also view the meeting via the following means:

o   Spectrum Ch. 1300

o   DTV (Off the Air) Ch. 13.4

o   AT&T U-Verse Ch. 99

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