• June 16, 2019

Odessa American: City Of Odessa

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City pursuing additional debt

The Odessa City Council plans to pursue taking on potentially more than $90 million in debt to help pay for improvement projects to the city they consider much needed.

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Conference Center to cost another $3.5M

City officials were informed this week that the Marriott Hotel and Conference Center expected to open in August will cost about $3.5 million more than planned.

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ODC hears housing incentive plans

A plan for housing incentives to help with the ongoing housing shortage was presented to the Odessa Development Corporation during its Thursday meeting by the compliance committee, sparking some heated discussion.

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City sales tax back up

The City of Odessa’s sales tax check from the state for June totaled more than $6.1 million, exceeding the city’s year-to-date projection by 64.39%.

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City approves water, wastewater master plans

The Odessa City Council unanimously approved two new master plans during their Tuesday City Council for rehabilitating and expanding their water and wastewater master plans as they prepare for the city’s expanding development.

8:45 pm | See more

City, county come together

The Permian Basin is experiencing phenomenal growth, and to be better prepared to handle that growth, the Odessa City Council and the Ector County Commissioners’ Court say they plan to meeting much more regularly.

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City adopting master plans

The Odessa City Council will consider adopting master plans for the city’s water and wastewater during their Tuesday meeting, providing the city with plans to pursue future city water projects.

4:38 pm | See more

City, County discussing courthouse, other issues

A joint meeting has been set between the Odessa City Council and the Ector County Commissioners’ Court to discuss pressing issues, including the state of the Ector County Courthouse.

5:00 am | See more

Landfill rates influence illegal dumping in county

Limited solid waste disposal options are driving some county residents to opt for breaking the law.

4:16 pm | See more


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