Tag Archives: Paul Hunt

Presidio County Appraisal District Takes No Action on Adobe Classifications

Over the last year, Marfa residents who live in adobe homes have seen their property taxes increase by up to 60%. For months, local residents have been voicing their concern to the Presidio County Appraisal District (PCAD). On Wednesday, seven … Continue reading

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The Cost of Living in a Dirt Home

A new classification system for adobe structures has caused a big jump in property taxes for some Presidio County homeowners. Adobe is one of the most humble building materials around: it’s essentially mud, water and straw, shaped into brick, and … Continue reading

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Rail Line To Link Presidio County With Mexico Takes A Step Forward

A design plan is now under consideration for a reconstructed, state-of-the-art rail bridge that will link Ojinaga, Chihuahua and Presidio, Texas. After numerous delays, construction is now expected to begin next year following the plan’s release at the Presidio County … Continue reading

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The Democratic Candidate Forums kick off in Marfa

You could call it the public unveiling of the campaign season. The Democratic Candidate forums in the tri-county have begun. Last night in Marfa, candidates for county offices offices pitched a crowded audience at the Marfa Book Store. Economic stability, … Continue reading

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