• September 24, 2020

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Council makes it official

The Odessa city council approved the second and final vote to raise water, sewer and solid waste rates by 2.5 percent during a Tuesday morning work session at the Marriott Hotel and Convention Center.

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Council to finalize tax rates

The Odessa City Council will vote on six items during Tuesday’s in-person work session including final votes to increase water, sewer, solid waste and tax rates.

1:33 pm | See more

Mayor running for city council

Mayor David Turner, 53, said that he’s running for the at-large council seat because he’s enjoyed serving on council and wants to follow through with some work halted by the pandemic. 

8:00 am | See more

Appointed council member running

Current District 1 Councilman Michael K. Shelton Sr., 63, said that he wants to run for the seat because he wants to make a difference for the district. 

8:00 am | See more

Davis wants a shot at District 1

Despite having a tough upbringing in Odessa, Tiki Frank Davis, 42, looks to the District 1 seat because he said he understands the people and wants to bring opportunity to those in need. 

8:00 am | See more

Matta looking to district one seat

Mark Matta, 44, is running for the city council district one seat, he said, because he wants to bring better representation to the whole district.

6:00 am | See more

Apolinario seeks Odessa’s top spot

Gloria Apolinario said that her experience as a servant to constituents for state and federal officials led to her run for mayor. 

6:00 am | See more

Council to hold FY 2020-21 budget public hearing

The Odessa City Council will consider multiple items during Tuesday’s virtual city council meeting and also hold a public hearing for the Fiscal Year 2020-21 budget.

4:08 pm | See more

Joven running to be Odessa’s mayor

Former District 5 council member Javier Joven says he’s running for mayor because he has a passion for politics and a passion for this city.

5:24 pm | See more


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