The Port Arthur City Council proclaimed July 13, 2021, as Kenneth Lofton, Jr. Day, for his game-saving skill in the FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup championship game against France. The USA came away with Gold, and Junior was pivotal in the team securing victory! Congratulations to another Port Arthur son!
The meeting also had presentations for the following:
- A Proposed Resolution from the PA Convention and Visitor's Bureau by Tammy Kotzur to designate Port Arthur as a "Bird City".
- Texas Legislative Update from Karen Kennard, Esq.
- Employee Recognition of two Public Works employees who saved a family from a burning home.