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City Council to Discuss MPEV in Executive Session

The Amarillo City Council talked about the multi-purpose event venue during yesterday's executive session.

Although no details were disclosed, previous information pointed to negotiations regarding the MPEV as the primary focus point for the executive session. As the Council discussed the MPEV yesterday, the Local Government Corporation discussed another downtown development the parking garage during today's meeting.

Also during last night's City Council meeting, the Council discussed street closures for the July 1st Route 66 Celebration. The Council approved the closures that were proposed.

To see a full agenda and information about last night's meeting, please visit

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