Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (Jan. 9)

gavel[1]This is a live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Thursday, Jan. 9. It’s not the official minutes.

Both meetings are being broadcast live on Suddenlink Channel 19 and can also be watched online. An archive of previous council meetings is available on the website.

6:13 p.m.

The workshop has started.

6:22 p.m.

Chamber of Commerce Funding Agreement

The council voiced its support for the funding agreement with the Chamber of Commerce, which receives $25,000 from the city’s Hotel Occupancy Tax Fund. The funding offsets part of the costs of the annual Economic Outlook Conference and the annual Chamber of Commerce banquet at a local hotel and conference center. The  agreement will be brought back for approval at the Jan. 23 council meeting.

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