Take a look at how the city of El Paso compares to other comparable cities in Texas when it comes to debt:
The chart comes from the Texas comptroller’s web site.
Only Austin had more tax supported debt than us in 2018.
However our city went another $161 million into debt in January of 2019. Remember that those numbers do not include the multi-purpose performing arts center or the children’s museum or the multi-cultural center.
We deserve better