Tag Archive: Lubbock

Mar 13

Doug Karr Addresses Storm Water Rates to Karen Gibson

Karen Gibson Councilwoman, District 5 Lubbock, TX Karen, I just wanted to email you and express my gratitude for the town hall meetings and the forums you provided to address the issue of the storm water rate.  I attended the one on Monday evening and listened with interest to what you and the others in attendance had …

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Oct 31

Monorail Madness in Lubbock: The Truth!

Proposed Route

TO ALL DOWNTOWN BUSINESS/PROPERTY OWNERS, RESIDENTS, TAXPAYERS & OTHER AFFECTED PERSONS IN LUBBOCK, TEXAS DON’T BE FOOLED. . .DON’T BE CAUGHT UNAWARE!!! WHAT THE ADVOCATES OF THE PROPOSED MONORAIL AREN’T TELLING YOU AND DON’T WANT YOU TO KNOW ABOUT HOW THIS MAY PERSONALLY AFFECT YOU, YOUR BUSINESS, AND YOUR PROPERTY BY: Taking your private property …

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May 30

Letter to the Editor: Monorail Truth Must Be Told in Lubbock, TX

http://lubbockonline.com/editorial-letters/2014-05-28/letter-monorail-truth-must-be-told#.U4f1v3lOXDA To post comments in regards to the article visit the above link at LubbockOnline. While lobbyists work feverishly in Washington, D.C., regarding a monorail for Lubbock, local citizens are dismissing these actions, believing it is all just a fairy tale. At the last downtown Tax Increment Financing meeting, it was made apparent the master …

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Apr 30

Lubbock’s Very Own Monorail Madness

A billion dollar Lubbock debt cannot slow this monorail madness down.  After all, the master developer said, “The taxpayers don’t have to worry about this.  It will be mostly federally funded.”  He may not pay much net federal tax like the rest of us, or he would know that it is ALL taxpayer money!  Getting …

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Jan 14

Monorail Massengale and the Chamber of Boondoggles

http://www.empowertexans.com/election/monorail-massengale-and-the-chamber-of-boondoggles/ Monorail Massengale and the Chamber of Boondoggles January 13, 2014 by Tony McDonald From the “we can’t make this stuff up” file, out of Lubbock comes news that Lubbock master downtown developer Delbert McDougal is working to install a monorail. You read that correctly. A monorail. In Lubbock. Steve Massengale supports a tax increase …

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Dec 11

Response to David Seim’s Editorial and Imagine Lubbock Together by Local Lubbock Resident

You recently wrote a letter to the editor expressing your loyalties to Imagine Lubbock Together.  I am glad you have enjoyed your service to the committee and can appreciate your pride in its accomplishments.  It is commendable to want Lubbock to progress and to have pride in the City.  You mentioned that dissenters don’t know what they …

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Nov 05

SPAFF Presents “Take Back Your Power”: Documentary re: Smart Meters and the Grid

South Plains Advocates for Freedom (SPAFF) is proud to announce a free viewing of the nationally acclaimed documentary “Take Back Your Power” “Take Back Your Power” is a professionally produced documentary spelling out the ramifications of the “Smart” grid that is being installed world-wide. Our purpose is to inform the public of the little known …

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Jul 02

PATRIOT PRESS: Refuse Smart Meters, July 2013

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Jun 20

Busy Bodies

At the Cactus Theater back in May, Imagine Lubbock had a long laundry list of areas that they want to become involved in. If you will look at those closely you will see that Imagine Lubbock along with their sponsor Lubbock Chamber of Commerce are just a bunch of busy bodies that want to become …

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Jun 04

PATRIOT PRESS: The Informed Citizen June 2013 Edition

June 2013 Patriot Press