WF City Councilors to consider sidewalk improvements, more work on new hotel and conference center

WF City Councilors to consider sidewalk improvements, more work on new hotel and conference center

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) - Wichita Falls City Council members will be considering many resolutions at the June 6 meeting.

- Council members will consider three resolutions to support redevelopment efforts at the Highpoint Village I Apartments, Highpoint Village II Apartments, and Country Park Apartments.

The resolutions were tabled at the last two meetings.

- Councilors will consider an ordinance to re-open Travis Street, north of 5th Street, to make access for the possible new DoubleTree hotel and conference center.

They will also consider a resolution to approve $497,500 dollars for parking lot additions to the MPEC grounds as part of the hotel and conference center.

- Council members will consider a resolution to award a bid and contract close to $482,000 dollars for sidewalk and ramp improvements along Kemp Boulevard from Midwestern Parkway to Southwest Parkway.

- Councilors will consider approving just over $14,000 dollars for Half Pint III at 817 Ohio to pay for a fire suppression system.

It is part of a redevelopment project in the Central Business District.

The meeting will be at 8:30 a.m. inside council chambers located at 1300 7th Street.

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