• May 24, 2022

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City of El Paso looks at limiting who can file

Proposed amendments to the city’s ethics ordinance include restrictions for who can file a complaint and punishments for people who file complaints that are deemed to be frivolous — changes that are raising concern among some current and former city officials. Among the key changes being recommended are to limit complaints being filed to only […]Read More

City of El Paso: More Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines arrive; Frontline

Tuesday evening, officials with the  City of El Paso announced that they had received an additional 1,100 Moderna vaccinations as part of the Phase 1 distribution for those at highest risk for contracting COVID-19. On Wednesay, January 6, the Department of Public Health (DPH) and El Paso Fire Department will continue administering the Moderna vaccine […]Read More

City of El Paso receives Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines

The City of El Paso officials announced Thursday that they have received 2,400 Moderna vaccinations as part of the Phase 1 distribution for those at highest risk for contracting of COVID-19, including first responders and healthcare personnel who are essential to keeping the healthcare system operational for the community. The Moderna shipment of vaccinations contains […]Read More

City of El Paso to start COVID-19 Vaccinations for High-Risk

Wednesday afternoon, officials with City of El Paso Department of Public Health (DPH) announced the next priority groups to be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus are people 65 years of age and older and those 16 years of age and older with at least one chronic medical condition that puts them at an increased risk […]Read More

City of El Paso ready for arrival, distribution of COVID-19

After an emergency approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Moderna Inc., have begun the second distribution of COVID-19 vaccinations throughout the nation. “The El Paso Fire Department and Department of Public Health is expecting a shipment of vaccinations to arrive this week. This first shipment from Moderna contains 900 doses for fire […]Read More

City of El Paso Department of Public Health offers Family

Friday morning, officials with the City of El Paso’s Department of Public Health (DPH) announced the availability of vasectomy services for men seeking an affordable, safe and effective permanent contraceptive method for preventing unintended pregnancies. High-quality contraceptive care is a critical component of services offered by the DPH’s CommUnity Care Center, located at 5115 El […]Read More

City of El Paso appoints new Managing Director for Internal

The City of El Paso announced Friday afternoon the appointment of Araceli Guerra as the new Managing Director for Internal Services. “Araceli is a dynamic, people-centered leader and a proven problem solver. She will aim to grow the synergies in workforce management systems, reinforce operational efficiencies and integrate system-wide enterprise solutions that will continue to […]Read More

City of El Paso Law Enforcement to enforce County Order

After the 34th District Court denied the State of Texas’ request for a temporary injunction and ruled that County Order No. 13 is in force, the El Paso Police Department, all City code and emergency personnel will enforce County Order 13 effective immediately. “Now that Judge Moody has issued his court order deeming County Judge’s […]Read More

Bishop Seitz to bless City of El Paso on Scenic

Thursday morning, officials with the Diocese of El Paso announced that the Most Reverend Mark J. Seitz, Bishop of the Diocese of El Paso will pray over the City of El Paso and offer a solemn blessing at the Scenic Drive overlook on Friday. The prayer service and blessing comes after a large surge of […]Read More

City of El Paso, PDNCF remove income limits, $3K cap

More El Pasoans can now qualify for more money in rental assistance, but only while funding is available, thanks to decisions made by the City of El Paso and the Paso del Norte Community Foundation. “We recognize that new, tighter restrictions on businesses mean more people could be out of work and have trouble paying […]Read More