• September 24, 2020

Tags : city of el paso

City’s Crossborder Study reveals trends, opportunity for economic growth

Tuesday afternoon, officials with the City of El Paso released the results of a study they undertook that looked at crossing trends at International Ports of Entry in the El Paso-Juárez region. “This study has given great insight into crossborder travel patterns that our region has been sorely lacking,” said Carlos Olmedo, PhD, Strategic Projects Manager […]Read More

Video: Your City in 5 for Week ending September 12

Host Rick Isaias brings you the latest news, information events and more from around the city, including: COVID-19 Testing and Children Public Wi-Fi Centers Parks & Rec Continues Virtual Concerts Vendors & Artists Needed for Chalk the Block El Paso Gets New Professional Sports Team Steps Challenge To learn more about the City of El […]Read More

Video: Your City in 5 for Week ending 9/5

Host Rick Isaias brings you the latest from around the City of El Paso, including: COVID-19 Testing Expanded New COVID-19 Dashboard Buy El Paso Afternoon City Council Meetings Animal Services Slowly Reopening City Employees Taking Care of Shelter Pets Cite and Release Program Begins New FEMA Flood Maps NHL Coming to El Paso To learn […]Read More

City to Offer CARES Act Funds to Small Business, Non-Profits

The City of El Paso Economic and International Department announced Monday new partnerships with three non-profit organizations to distribute funds received from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (The ”CARES Act”). The funds are available to assist eligible small businesses and independent contractors, hit by the Coronavirus Pandemic. The CARES Act funding will […]Read More

City to host Virtual Town Hall on proposed Fiscal Year

Wednesday morning, City of El Paso officials invited the public to a virtual town hall meeting to learn about the City of El Paso’s proposed Fiscal Year 2021 budget and tax rate. The virtual town hall is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Wednesday, August 12, 2020. “We are hosting a town hall because we want […]Read More

City rolls out new ‘Live Active EP’ Initiative; Program aims

Thursday morning,  the City of El Paso launched their new, citywide initiative called “Live Active EP” that encourages and promotes better health and wellness and healthy lifestyle choices by encouraging physical activity, improved nutrition and strong mental well-being. “As we continue to navigate through the COVID-19 crisis, it is vital to take an active lead […]Read More

City updates on Businesses’ Pledge To Safety program

Thursday morning, city officials shared that more than 90 local businesses have taken the Pledge to Safety as a way to further protect the health of their employees and customers; and help keep businesses open. “Local businesses have shown amazing adaptability, resilience and patience during this unprecedented time, and understand that if we as a […]Read More

City invites Local Businesses to take the ‘Pledge of Safety’

On Monday, officials with the City of El Paso invited local business owners to take the Pledge to Safety as a way to further protect the health of their employees and customers. “Local businesses have shown amazing adaptability, resilience and patience during this unprecedented time,” said Jessica Herrera, Economic Development Director. “As El Paso gradually begins to reopen, […]Read More

Gallery+Story: WBAMC, City of El Paso work together to stop

William Beaumont Army Medical Center is working with the El Paso Health Department in order to test the COVID-19 swabs taken from those suspected of being infected with COVID-19, under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief Act of 1988 and the Center for Disease Control Laboratory Response Network. The Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and […]Read More

City announces new Public-Private Partnership for Regional Public Health Response

Thursday morning, officials with the City of El Paso, in partnership with the Medical Center of the Americas Foundation (MCA) and the Paso del Norte Health Foundation (PDNHF) announced the creation of the COVID-19 Enhanced Regional Public Health Partnership. Officials share that this new public-private partnership aims to improve communication and coordination between public sector officials, […]Read More