Mayor Emails

Taylor Amarel filed this request with the Fort Worth City Attorney of Fort Worth, TX.

It is a clone of this request.

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From: Taylor Amarel

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

I would like to obtain all emails sent to, from, or copied to Mayor Betsy Price from January 1, 2019 to June 1, 2019 containing any of the following non-case-sensitive key-strings:

"EB-5" or "Whistleblower"

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Taylor Amarel

From: Fort Worth City Attorney

Dear Taylor Amarel:
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Annette Henderson
Public Information Coordinator

From: Fort Worth City Attorney

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From: Fort Worth City Attorney

Taylor Amarel,

Attached please find correspondence regarding your Public Information Request referenced above. A copy of our brief is attached.

Veronica Salinas
Legal Assistant for Jo Ann Pate
and Vicki Ganske
City Attorney's Office
200 Texas Street, 3rd Floor
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
817-392-8359 fax<>
City of Fort Worth - Working together to build a strong community.
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From: Fort Worth City Attorney

Dear Taylor Amarel:

Attached please find correspondence regarding your Public Information Request referenced above. The City will provide you with a portion of the responsive information. Our office has requested an opinion from the Attorney General regarding the remaining information. A copy of our brief is attached.


Senna M. Cox
Legal Assistant to
Christopher Austria, Richard McCracken
And Jo Ann Pate
City Attorney's Office
200 Texas Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

From: Taylor Amarel

Thank you for the update on the situation - much appreciated.

From: Fort Worth City Attorney

Mayor_Price_Emails_3.pdf (
Mayor_Price_Emails_1_Redacted.pdf (
Mayor_Price_Emails_2.pdf (


Taylor Amarel
411A Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02144-2516

RE: Public Information Request W086411-061019

Dear Taylor Amarel,

This letter responds to your request for information to the City of Fort Worth, dated and received in our office on 6/10/2019 4:54:46 PM.
Information Requested: Email Records - Please see attachment for complete request details. All emails sent to, from, or copied to Mayor Betsy Price from January 1, 2019 to June 1, 2019.
The City of Fort Worth has reviewed its files and has located the enclosed documents that are responsive to your request. Although the Public Information Act allows a governmental body to charge for copying documents, the enclosed is being provided to you at no charge.
If you have any questions, or wish to discuss this further, you may contact me at (817) 392-6118.


Chelsea Adler
Office of Fort Worth Mayor & City Council

From: Taylor Amarel


Thanks so much for your help with this request! I really appreciate it.

Taylor Amarel