• May 21, 2022

Tags : Mexican American Cultural Center

City awards Mexican American Cultural Center, Library upgrades construction bid

On Monday, El Paso City Council approved moving forward with the construction of the Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC). “As a service-focused organization, investing in customer experience is essential for us and attainable through our strategic policies and sound financial and investment planning,” said Sam Rodriguez, Chief Operations and Transportation Officer. “Our Downtown Arts District […]Read More

Museum to host Cinco de Mayo celebration, Logo unveiling for

Residents are invited to downtown El Paso, as the Museum and Cultural Affairs Department (MCAD), the El Paso Museum of History (EPMH), and the Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC) will not only be celebrating Cinco de Mayo; but unveiling of the branding logo of the Mexican American Cultural Center as well. The Cinco de Mayo […]Read More

Op-Ed: The MACC/Library Issue

On Tuesday, the leadership of my city broke my heart by approving the proposal to combine the Main Library and the Mexican American Cultural Center. The majority of Council members, except for Alexsandra Annello and Peter Svarzbein, expressed how they were going to vote on this issue BEFORE there was one single public comment. That […]Read More

Paso del Sur Launches Citizens Initiative for Election to Approve

Paso del Sur announced Friday the launch of a new citizens initiative petitioning the City Council to pass an ordinance so that voters can decide on proposed changes to Proposition 2 of the 2012 Quality of Life Bond Election. The group, according to their facebook page, “works for the rights of residents and workers of El Paso’s […]Read More

City Council to Seek Alternate Site for the Mexican American

On Tuesday, El Paso City Council voted to look at alternative ways to deliver the voter-approved Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC). Council reached this decision after the City and Mexican American Cultural Institute (MACI) were unable to come to an agreement on the terms of the memorandum of understanding proposed by MACI. As part of […]Read More

City Provides Update on Mexican American Cultural Center Project

A fundraising strategy study commissioned by the City of El Paso to support the success of the fundraising effort for the proposed Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC) and to create benchmarks for the project is complete. The MACC is a one of three signature bond projects overwhelming approved by voters in 2012. The site for […]Read More