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August 29, 2012
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The Wilson County Commissioners Court is headed to alternate dispute resolution with the Floresville Economic Development Corp. (FEDC), following a unanimous vote by the commissioners at their Aug. 27 meeting. . . .

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The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
August 31, 2012 1:13pm
 
 
But Turbo, Floresville has the Non-Event Center and will have the Sports Complex, if the FEDC can stay out of jail long enough, and tons of debt to go with the corrupt city ... Read More Read More
 
 
Turbo  
Wilson County  
August 30, 2012 5:15pm
 
 
This is what you do if you are a member of the FEDC. You go to towns like Seguin and find out things like how they landed a caterpillar engine factory. Places like that employee ... Read More Read More
 
 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
August 29, 2012 12:56pm
 
 
Come on, commissioners ... how many months has the FEDC had to comply? They are playing you.
 
 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
August 29, 2012 8:48am
 
 
Commissioners should have learned from Jim Miller's playbook. Take them to court they fold. End of story. Crooks do not like to be put under oath. Even when their oath means ... Read More Read More
 
 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
August 29, 2012 8:42am
 
 
On May 8th the Kernel told them the drainage study would be done in 30 days. Its now almost 4 months, what are the commissioners waiting on to bring the heat on the Kernel? ... Read More Read More
 
 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
August 29, 2012 8:06am
 
 
Not to worry, Dots. Once everybody sees the wonderful new sports complex, they will forget all about turning lanes, safety, and water issues.
 
 
Connect the Dots  
Floresville  
August 29, 2012 7:56am
 
 
This is yet another thumb of the nose from the City/FEDC to the County. They have absolutely no intention of coming into compliance. And I bet you dollars to donuts that ... Read More Read More
 
 
Mark  
Floresville  
August 29, 2012 5:40am
 
 
How could we expect the FEDC to attend to their proper business when they are spending so much time and money funding vanity projects for City officials?
 

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