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Section A: General News


FEDC strives to solve ‘Grande’ problems


FEDC strives to solve ‘Grande’ problems
Floresville Economic Development Corp. board President Andy Eubanks reviews a map of the El Rancho Grande Industrial Park on F.M. 537 southeast of Floresville during the board’s June 10 meeting.


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FLORESVILLE -- Preliminary estimates are that it could cost as much as $1.7 million to complete suitable roads and retention ponds in the Floresville Economic Development Corp.’s (FEDC) El Rancho Grande industrial park on F.M. 537 southeast of here. This is according to Treasurer Jason Talley at the corporation’s June 10 board meeting. . . .

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Spec Ops  
Wilson  
June 26, 2013 8:07pm
 
Word is Zafarini plans on retiring and Cuellar has been pushing to have Rene appointed to her seat for the remainder of her term. The only good thing about that is that we would rid him of being here and hopefully would get ... More ›

 
Eric  
Floresville  
June 25, 2013 9:24pm
 
Don't people realize that the more our FEDC board digs the more they find! Sadly local attorneys Lou Rosenberg and Dominic Carvahal enabled Perez and Tejada to do the things they did.

 
Eric  
Floresville  
June 25, 2013 9:19pm
 
Pena does hear us he just ignores us! He has a grudge, and a Latino political connection to take care of based out of San Antonio. When their man did not get the FEDC job so he could cover up perez's blunders they had to take ... More ›

 
TigerLily  
Floresville  
June 24, 2013 10:10am
 
Do you hear us Mr. Pena? The previous FEDC director and members need to be investigated. How can we citizens encourage the Texas Rangers to stay and start this investigation? Why do we have to wait until you decide what you ... More ›

 
Delightful  
Downtown  
June 24, 2013 9:15am
 
The next time Fred "Q" attends a council meeting to laud Joslin's work....ask him these questions about the FEDC - he was there - he was Perez's best bud!

 
Eric  
Floresville  
June 24, 2013 8:38am
 
I would love to hear from the former FEDC treasurer. Things need explaining why were things allowed to be handled in the manner they were (what did Tejada, Gomez and Perez threaten you with) The entire former board owes the citizens ... More ›

 
Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
June 24, 2013 6:43am
 
You are so right Eric. I do not understand why more people are not screaming at City Hall for what has happened. We are in a mess and we are fighting a residency battle? This says a lot about Rene Pena. We need to stand up and ... More ›

 
Eric  
Floresville  
June 23, 2013 8:11pm
 
Mr. Eubanks is a banker if he says fedc can barely pay a one million dollar debt think what shape we would be in if Tejada and Gomez had gotten their way. People need to realize that Jim Miller's "big mouth" was ... More ›

 
TigerLily  
Floresville  
June 21, 2013 11:12am
 
I just finished reading the full article. No wonder the FEDC is in such a mess. Former director Jesse Perez made some back door deals that they are now having to pay for. No paperwork found? I agree with Mrs. Tieken, how many ... More ›

 
In the know  
Floresville  
June 20, 2013 7:07pm
 
I was a little insulted by the comment made by Not a Resident that our city is a "litter box". But you know what? The city is dirty when it comes to politics. How many times did our citizens ask Rene Pena to investigate ... More ›

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