Friday, July 3, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found


VideoFound female med sized dog on Hickory Hill Dr in LaVernia. Pic in WCNews online ad. Probably not neutered, very playful and gets along well with cats. Please call 830-947-3458

VideoPlease help my toy Aussie get home..181 & 1604 area. She's an adult,13" & less than 20 pounds. Please call if you see or find her. 210-328-5050

VideoGerman Shepherd lost in the BlueCreek/Warncke/Church Rd area. Last seen Tues 6/23. Very Friendly, purple collar. If found, please call or text 210-792-7875.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Lawn company seeking workers and a driver with previous experience, great pay.Call for interview 512-423-8687.
Sears is seeking a Delivery Driver/Sales Associate, must have great people and customer service skills and a willingness to work flexible hours; sales, delivery and installation of appliances, basic computer and register skills a plus, must pass background investigation, starting pay based on experience. If you are seriously interested in this position apply in person (no phone calls please) at the Sears Hometown store located at 2301 Tenth, Floresville.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
Richardson Chevrolet homeRE/MAX homeTNMC
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Section A: General News


Stockdale Industrial Park receives infrastructure funding


Stockdale Industrial Park receives infrastructure funding
PAT KOPECKI/Reprints at wilsoncountynews.com Double the money ... Leaders from the national to the local level gather for the presentation of more than $1.9 million given in two ceremonial checks to the city of Stockdale, during a March 14 media conference. Participating in the presentation in the Stockdale Community Building are (from left) Clarence Littlefield from Southwest Engineers Inc., U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development State Director Paco Valentin Jr., Stockdale City Manager Banks Akin, U.S. Reps. Henry Cuellar (District 28) and Ruben Hinojosa (District 15), Stockdale Mayor Johnny Stahl, and Stockdale councilmen Scott Soden, Saul Bosquez, and Sherry D. Lambeck.


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
March 28, 2012
2,627 views
Post a comment

STOCKDALE -- It’s official. After more than 30 months of perseverance by Stockdale City Council members and employees, two ceremonial checks were awarded March 14 with representatives from the national, state, regional, and local levels present for the noon-hour event. This funding will provide for water-and street-improvement projects in the city, and assist in the marketability of the Stockdale Industrial Park.

The two 40-year loans were made possible through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development.

The $975,000 water and waste disposal loan is designated for improvements for the city’s water plant. Improvements include the installation of two high-service pumps, three transfer pumps, and a new chlorination system. The loan’s interest rate is set at 3.375 percent.

The $940,000 community facility direct loan, with a 3.75-percent interest rate, will assist with the marketability of the Stockdale Industrial Park. Proposed street improvements include the expansion of Wheeler Street to 30 feet wide and extending the street into the industrial park, located off U.S 87, and the paving of two other streets.

U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development State Director Paco Valentin Jr. said through the consolidated effort from the engineers, architects, attorneys, and the USDA staff, these funding presentations were made possible. He emphasized the importance of the funding that builds communities.

While the city of Stockdale received two checks, the Sunko Water Supply Corp. also was presented a check for more than $5.6 million for waterline improvements.

U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar (District 28) was present for the presentation, as well as U.S. Rep. Ruben Hinojosa (District 15), who will represent Stockdale after Jan. 1. See article at right for more about their Stockdale visit.
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Section A: General News Archives


Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Corner Store grand opening is set for July 2 (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Court Update (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Crouch Memorial Bull Riding (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Dan Patrick weighs in on same-sex marriage decision (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Disabled veteran license plates available for widows (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Does the EPA control your stock tank? (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. East Central ISD decisions will save taxpayers millions (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Changing the past to fundamentally transform America (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Donald Trump tries to put his brand on GOP (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Editorial: Hillary and history: Best-known is not the same as best-qualified (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Event highlights seniors, vets, services July 17 (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. FELPS aims to improve reliability systemwide (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville ISD adopts $39M budget (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Floresville keeps city manager, 'extravaganza' (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Free July training for business owners (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Guadalupe deputies hunt fugitive after bar fight near Seguin (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. H-E-B recalls burger buns (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. La Vernia approves $26M-plus budget (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Letter: Frightened aging bones (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Meeting Watch: Falls City City Council (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Miles Svoboda earns saddle in chute dogging event (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. New battalion commander recalls Floresville roots (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Nixon residents respond to shooting with prayer (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Parkside Homes wins planning and zoning approval (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Scam email: Pay up or die (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Skloss retires after four decades with Karnes Electric (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tanker, tow truck crash on U.S. 181 (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tour vintage aircraft at Stinson Municipal Airport (July 1, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Traps to avoid after graduation (July 1, 2015)