Tag: Economic Development Corporation

Excess EDC funds allocated

South Padre Island

By ABBEY KUNKLE Special to the PRESS February 19, 2015 The Economic Development Corporation (EDC) met Tuesday morning for their regular meeting. A major focus during the meeting was the discussion of allocation of the excess reserves in the amount of $199,597. Because of discussion during a recent workshop, first up for consideration was the …

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City of Port Isabel to host public workshop on implementing smart growth

Special to the PRESS City of Port Isabel officials and local residents will meet with representatives from Smart Growth America on May 21 and 22, 2013 as part of a free, grant-funded technical assistance program. The workshop will aim to give Port Isabel the tools it needs to leverage community assets and create a sustainable …

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Workshop targets future growth

By CHRISTINA R. GARZA Staff Writer press@portisabelsouthpadre.com  The City of Port Isabel is one of 22 cities to be awarded Smart Growth America’s 2013 free technical assistance. According to its website, Smart Growth America is the only national organization dedicated to researching, advocating for and leading coalitions to bring smart growth practices to more communities …

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