Lubbock will take another step towards switching the majority of its customers to the ERCOT power grid on Thursday night, if city council approves terms of admittance the city expects to propose to the Public Utility Commission.
Mayors from Big Spring, Midland, Odessa, Abilene and San Angelo are gathered today for a closed meeting hosted by Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope and Amarillo Mayor Ginger Nelson to discuss "common goals and issues for their communities..."
The College Baseball Hall of Fame was back at the Lubbock City Council asking for another extension for the Hall of Fame. The Lubbock City Council scheduled a work session Thursday afternoon to hear a presentation from the College Baseball Hall of Fame. In its March 2016 presentation to the city council Gufstason projected an August 2016 groundbreaking.
Lubbock real estate developer H.A. Sessions died Monday night at the age of 81. Sessions, an architect by education, founded Lubbock Development, Inc. and was at one time one of the largest property owners in Lubbock.
Over the last two years, North and East Lubbock Community Development Corporation, or NELCDC, has received more than a half a million dollars from the City of Lubbock. Its mission is to promote economic development in north and East Lubbock.
With the Hockley County District Attorney in silent attendance at a standing room only meeting, the Ropesville city council canceled its third city council meeting in a row amid demands for resignation of council members and insistence that the police department park its cruisers.
KCBD's investigative team has obtained the radio transmissions between the Lubbock Airport Air Traffic Control Tower and the aircraft, designated N301D (heard as "November 01 Delta" in radio transmissions) piloted by Dr. Michael Rice.