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Section A: General News


Wilson County alleges ‘Grande’ silence from FEDC




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August 15, 2012 | 1,635 views | 3 comments

Challenges related to the Floresville Economic Development Corp.’s (FEDC) El Rancho Grande Industrial Park continue for the Wilson County Development Review Committee and the FEDC. Following the committee’s Aug. 2 meeting, Chairman Edwin Baker said the problem is the “lack of paperwork being submitted” by the corporation with regard to drainage.

Storm water runoff was one of several concerns raised by the committee at its May 8 meeting, when FEDC Executive Director Jesse Perez was informed that the corporation must have a drainage study performed. This is because the county has a “zero impact” rule that prohibits any new development from increasing area storm water flow. The results of the study would determine whether a detention or retention pond will need to be dug at El Rancho Grande.

Despite the lack of paperwork being submitted, construction of buildings and roads within the more-than-300-acre complex on F.M. 537 continues. This is why Baker said the committee decided to refer the issue to the Wilson County Commissioners Court for further action.

Perez was unavailable for comment as of press time Aug. 13.
 

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Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
August 15, 2012 9:27am
 
OK, let's watch commissioners court for further action.

 
TigerLily  
Floresville  
August 15, 2012 8:52am
 
FEDC needs to be investigated. Why and how they do things is beyond my comprehension. Commissioners, keep pressing this issue until you get answers.

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
August 15, 2012 4:36am
 
I don't know what is with the city and the FEDC board. They ignore any direction given to them and just plow ahead - doing exactly as they please. Come on Commissioners - this FEDC board and the city is running over the ... More ›

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