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Section A: General News


FEDC calls for hearing on sports complex funds


FEDC calls for hearing on sports complex funds
WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR./wilsoncountynews.com Floresville resident Diana Garza addresses the Floresville Economic Development Corp. board at its April 2 meeting.


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Wilson County News
April 11, 2012
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FLORESVILLE -- While still a concept, with no formal approvals by the Floresville City Council, an upcoming public hearing called by the Floresville Economic Development Corp. (FEDC) will gauge public input on a proposal for the corporation to allocate $125,000 per year for 20 years toward construction of an outdoor sports complex on the grounds of the Lauro G. De Leon III Floresville Event Center. . . .

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Tyra  
FloTown  
April 11, 2012 4:37pm
 
Yeah, what about the FEDC's committment to FISD and ACCD? That was $300,000 that they committed to them and NONE of it has been paid. Therefore, ACCD is not offering classes here to the community because that has not been paid. ... More ›

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
April 11, 2012 3:19pm
 
Sometimes it's the little things.. But how can the attorney for the FEDC file something on their behalf and not notify them or contact the guy in charge and notify him that something needs to be filed so as to make the county ... More ›

 
Boots&HighWaters needed  
Floresville  
April 11, 2012 3:15pm
 
Jim, Over a year and a half ago a complaint was heard by the district attorney abouy the FEDC's closed meeting violations and complaintant was told that Mr. Perez and the edc board would be required to watch a video on Robert's ... More ›

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
April 11, 2012 3:04pm
 
Jim it seems you are carrying the water for the community, thanks for your civic duty and efforts. If the local d.a. doesn't act can you go to the state...ONE VOICE it seems you know a little about the federal side of things, ... More ›

 
Webmaster  
Floresville  
April 11, 2012 3:01pm
 
Video added.

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
April 11, 2012 1:29pm
 
There just has to be some kickback stuff going on - why would this crew be so insistant to build this?? It can not just be pure spite. What is the big illegal rush? We need the Feds - now. This council needs to be put ... More ›

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
April 11, 2012 12:55pm
 
Editor's Note and PDF added. For more about the complaint filed yesterday, click: http://www.wilsoncountynews.com/article.php?id=42403&n=top-stories-complaint-seeks-probe-of-city-fedc.

 
Jim Miller  
Floresville, TX  
April 11, 2012 12:27pm
 
NewGuy... Simply put NO! As a result of this article and the legal notice in today's San Antonio Express News complaints have been filed with the Texas Attorney General, the 81st District Attorney, and the Wilson County ... More ›

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
April 11, 2012 11:53am
 
Was there a resolution to pay FISD 100k a year for 3 years for some continuing education? How can you commit to a complex with no formal or final plans ? Closed session ? was it on the agenda,, $4000 an acre ? Is any of this legal ?

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