Mexico City Council Meets In Regular Session

Mexico now has a park honoring Tyronn Lue.

The Mexico City Council approved renaming Garfield Park to Tyronn Lue Park at tonight’s (Monday) council meeting.

An additional use permit was also approved for Ronald and Betty Salmons to construct a commercial storage building at 321 Clay Street.

The council set filing dates for the 2023 Municipal General Election for Tuesday, December 6 through Tuesday, December 27 with the general election to be held Tuesday, April 4th.

In other business, an ordinance was passed allowing the City Manager to enter into an agreement with MoDot for sidewalk replacement along the west side of Muldrow from Quisenberry to Buchanan Streets and approved the purchase of new Glock 9 millimeter handguns for Mexico Department of Public Safety.

Three organizations will receive funds from the Mexico Tourism Tax for holiday activities: VSA, Presser Arts Center, and the Mexico Area Chamber of Commerce.