Mayor vetoes ordinance approving funds for TopGolf

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Mayor Tim Keller has vetoed an ordinance that city council passed approving funding for TopGolf. 

The $2.6 million package would help the Dallas-based company build a three-story entertainment complex near I-25 and Montano at the old Beach Water Park. 

The mayor says the project doesn’t protect taxpayer money or create enough high-paying jobs. 

The mayor’s veto forces councilors to revisit the bill when they meet again next month. 

However, councilors could override the mayor and fund TopGolf anyway. 

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