City Council Special Meeting - Aug 11 2020

EDITOR'S NOTE: The meeting above has been rescheduled to August 17th. The link to that is below.

Additionally, the City Council is having a separate special meeting. The link to that is also below.

We apologize for any confusion and inconveniences this may have caused.

City Council Special Meeting - Aug 17 2020

City Council Special Meeting - Aug 11 2020

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham says Republicans have the votes to confirm President Trump's Supreme Court nominee before Election Day. Trump said Monday he'll announce his nominee to succeed the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg Friday or Saturday.        The CDC is reversing its position on airborne transmission of the coronavirus, claiming a website error. The CDC had posted new guidelines warning that indoor transmission of the virus is the key to protecting against its spread. The guidelines have now been removed.       Tropical Storm Beta is dumping a lot of rain on the Texas Gulf Coast as it moves inland. The storm made landfall Monday night and forecasters at the National Hurricane Center say some areas could get more than a foot of rain. High tide and rough surf have already caused some damage in Galveston.        Today is National Voter Registration Day and Twitter is serious about it. Every person on Twitter will get a prompt on their timeline to register to vote, or to confirm their registration through TurboVote. That's an online tool from the nonpartisan nonprofit Democracy Works.        The Raiders are winners in their Las Vegas debut as they rocked the Saints 34-24 at brand-new Allegiant Stadium. Derek Carr passed for 282 yards and three touchdowns as the Raiders moved to 2-and-0. Drew Brees threw for 312 yards, a TD and a pick for the 1-and-1 Saints.       Jackie Stallone, the mother of action movie star Sylvester Stallone, has died at age 98. Her youngest son, musician Frank Stallone, said she died in her sleep Monday morning. Frank Stallone said on Instagram, "It was hard not to like her, she was a very eccentric and flamboyant person."