PHARR, Texas - Pharr International Bridge held Part 8 of its BridgeConnect LIVE on Thursday, May 28, 2020. The series is called “The Effects of COVID-19.” The title of Part 8 was: “Decal Transponder...
Social distancing requirements, while essential to preventing major spikes in COVID-19 cases, have caused unprecedented disruptions to the US economy. Although the pace of recovery will depend on many unknown (and currently unknowable)...
EDINBURG, Texas - UT-Rio Grande Valley’s Center for Border Economic Studies predicts Texas’ current economic woes will last many months, if not years. The group produces a report on the economy every quarter. The...
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas - Jimmy Hawkinson, general manager of Beach Park at Isla Blanca, thought long and hard about disregarding the rule about re-opening. He had heard that another waterpark, Big Rivers Waterpark...
PHARR, Texas - Pharr Bridge Board hosted Part 7 in its weekly Bridge Connect series on Thursday, May 21. The subject was “How USMCA will impact manufacturing in Mexico.”USMCA stands for United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement....
MCALLEN, Texas - Congressman Vicente Gonzalez says he is “watching like a hawk” to make sure banks give more Payment Protection Program funds to small businesses. A complaint made after the first stimulus bill...
LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Representatives Henry Cuellar and Will Hurd want the U.S. and Mexico to coordinate on the definition of an “essential” business. The lawmakers have sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - While much of the economy is shut down due tot he coronavirus, chambers of commerce have never been busier. Many are hosting webinars to inform their members how to obtain government...
The route from Mission to Pharr is both a trail of hope and a path of despair during the coronavirus pandemic. With partial opening of the Texas economy, many businesses have gingerly begun to...
PHARR, TEXAS - Pharr International Bridge officials are not letting the coronavirus crisis stop their infrastructure improvement projects. In a Zoom conversation with the Rio Grande Guardian, Pharr Bridge Director Luis Bazan said five...

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