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Section A: General News


Floresville maintains tax rate


Floresville maintains tax rate
Under the watchful eyes of Floresville Police Department Lt. Chad Clark, Floresville Mayor Daniel Tejada signs the collective bargaining agreement with the department Aug. 9.


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August 15, 2012
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FLORESVILLE -- The tax rate for citizens in Floresville will remain at 32.27 cents per $100 of appraised value, after the city council announced its plans for two public hearings to maintain the same tax rate from previous years.  . . .

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Constituent  
Floresville  
August 18, 2012 11:12am
 
Here we go, FEDC called a special meeting for Mon., Aug. 20: http://www.wilsoncountynews.com/article.php?id=45230

 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
August 18, 2012 11:05am
 
He is wrong to resign his position because he won't win his run for mayor unless the mayor and city secretary are counting the votes

 
In the know  
Floresville  
August 17, 2012 11:03am
 
Any more word on Gomez's resignation? Maybe he just wants to be sure he has the correct number of votes to support his replacement. No matter, he can rely on the mayor to break the tie. We're waiting.

 
In the know  
Floresville  
August 16, 2012 5:09pm
 
Steeler Fan; as far as I know, Mrs. Garza will begin her campaign next week after the filing date. Many people have already placed her signs in their yards and she will be distributing pamphlets that describe her leadership ... More ›

 
Steeler Fan  
Floresville  
August 16, 2012 1:54pm
 
Can anyone provide any information on Ms. Garza?

 
In the know  
Floresville  
August 16, 2012 9:58am
 
Spec Ops; that is exactly how it went down. I was there, we knew that was going to happen when Flores did not show up. Gomez did not give a reason, but we had it all figured out. That is how much influence the Mayor has on ... More ›

 
Spec Ops  
Wilson  
August 16, 2012 8:25am
 
He didnt go thru because he knew the Mayor and Mrs Castillo wouldnt be able to appoint someone they wanted. The other council member who always sides with them wasnt there, so if his replacement would have come to a vote, the ... More ›

 
Steeler Fan  
Floresville  
August 16, 2012 8:13am
 
Why didn't Johnnie Gomez go thru with his resignation?

 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
August 16, 2012 6:39am
 
Guess you couldnt handle the truth little d, since you havent come back to answer the questions thrown at you. Its a shame we have elected officials who due to thier arrogance think they can treat citizens here the way you do. ... More ›

 
95 percenter  
Wilson County  
August 16, 2012 4:17am
 
READERS! READERS! Look closely at the picture of the Mayor and Chad. I do not think it "accidental" that the middle finger of his left hand is positioned as it is. This "sign" is the Mayor's message ... More ›

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