El Paso's proposed property tax increase would land the Sun City roughly in the middle of the pack when it comes to tax rates for large Texas cities.
Monday was the city's first in a series of five budget workshops.
A church in Albuquerque spent the weekend taking donations for children who have come into the United States illegally.
Parishioners brought toys, clothes and non-perishable food to be taken to the catholic diocese of Las Cruces.
El Paso leaders say there's proof the ballpark is padding the city's coffers.
So far, the city has collected $48,000 in parking revenue from the Convention Center and Union Plaza transit terminal lots.