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Wilson County News
January 9, 2013, 1:40pm
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FLORESVILLE -- City Manager Andy Joslin has confirmed that Jesse Perez, executive director for the Floresville Economic Development Corp. (FEDC), has submitted his resignation, effective Jan. 15.

Joslin said Perez did not cite any specific reason, other than to say he felt it was time to move on.

“The city of Floresville is extremely appreciative of the work Jesse Perez did on behalf of the EDC,” Joslin said. “He will truly be missed.”

Perez has been employed with the FEDC since 2001.
 

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Something else to say 2  
January 10, 2013 3:41pm
 
Not surprised that my comment was deleted. But I agree cleaning house is in the works, as my statement said, all will be shown when the audits come down. There are several that need to be cleaned out. It's amazing what others ... More ›

 
SuprF  
Floresville  
January 10, 2013 11:24am
 
Now that he's gone it's a good time to consider if the Executive Director positition is even necessary. He didn't even have a job description.

 
Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
January 10, 2013 7:48am
 
Newguyntown: I agree. It is time to get rid of all the old. They were all self-centered and out for their own personal agendas. Continue to clean house. Keep finding people who REALLY care about the future of Floresville and ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
January 10, 2013 4:52am
 
My favorite scam pulled on the board by Mr Perez was when he was initially hired. He convinced the board that since he was receiving health care based on his retirement and had no heed for health care. they should increase ... More ›

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
January 9, 2013 10:06pm
 
A slow steady purge of all former rascals........ Keep reforming and digging.....

 
Eric  
Floresville  
January 9, 2013 9:18pm
 
Think of all the people who received favoritism because of their mexican heritage! Remember his article years ago when he started with FEDC in the express news about the poor treatment of mexicans by the white people in this ... More ›

 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
January 9, 2013 6:36pm
 
PG, you can thank Tejeda for Perez ripping off the folks here in Floresville for a long time but his free ride is over. He will miss his big salary and free city vehicle and gas. I'm sure he will feel the pain of losing the ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
January 9, 2013 3:21pm
 
I believe that Mr Perez is a retired Air Force Colonel and should have been ready to retire completely. No only did you pay his salary by your city taxes you contributed to his retirement by paying income taxes. Jesse is ... More ›

 
Tyra  
FloTown  
January 9, 2013 2:49pm
 
haha, had to jump ship!! Couldn't get away with getting family companies money and pocketing some himself. He didn't live here anyway and was doing NOTHING for FEDC. Good ridons! Honestly they don't need an executive ... More ›

 
Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
January 9, 2013 2:48pm
 
My goodness, he did not even give the new board a chance, LOL That says a lot. We figure he took the city for a million bucks. I guess he did not want anyone telling him what to do. Good riddance!!!!! On to a better tomorrow!!

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