[News Script: Council] Part: 1 of 4
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The Fort Worth city council takes steps t to
change its regular meeting day from Friday to
Monday. A vote is expected next week and, if
the change is approved, the first Monday session
will come on January 15th. A majority of the
council says Monday is more convenient. With
routine business out of the way, Councilman
Tommy Thompson slams away at Fort Worth's tax
Thompson says home-owners are paying
the freight because they're the easiest to put
the finger on, and says he knows of unimproved
property worth one hundred thousand dollars on
which taxes are 3-dollars ab 90-cents a year.
tCouncilman Shannon comes to bat for the tax
office, saying it is doing as good a job as
possible with the help available.
MED. LONG TWO COUNCILMEN
progressing outside the city while large tracts
in the city remain vacant and claims large
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Council], item, January 5, 1962; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc977627/m1/1/: accessed December 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.