MCALLEN, Texas - A discussion took place at a recent McAllen Economic Development Corporation board meeting on whether McAllen International Airport could become a major hub or a mini hub for flights into Mexico. McAllen EDC President Keith Patridge said...
MISSION, Texas - When, soon after taking office, Mission Mayor Armando O’Caña started championing a new international bridge at Madero, just upstream from Anzalduas, he cut a solitary figure. Today, he has the support of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López...
MCALLEN, Texas - The director of McAllen Aviation Airport says her airport is doing “phenomenally well” following the downturn in flights caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Elizabeth Suarez gave her analysis to the Rio Grande Guardian International News Service at...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - When it comes to building a second causeway to South Padre Island, the state legislature failed the Rio Grande Valley this legislative session.  Cameron County leaders were hoping state lawmakers would find $3 million so that an...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The governor-elect of Nuevo León says developing a high-speed passenger train between San Antonio and Monterrey will help improve security for border crossers. Samuel Garcia Sepulveda was in Washington, D.C., this week to develop partnerships and find...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas- A project to improve inspection facilities at Veterans International Bridge at Los Tomates in Brownsville is being fast-forwarded four years thanks to an innovative money-swap arrangement. The Rio Grande Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization would not have had money...
HARLINGEN, Texas - The City of Harlingen and South Padre Island are working more closely than ever to ensure an efficient shuttle service is operating between SPI and Valley International Airport. This is the view of Marv Esterly, aviation director...
MCALLEN, Texas - A top maquila leader believes the City of McAllen can attract even more business men and women from Mexico to the Rio Grande Valley thanks to improved connectivity at the McAllen International Airport. Enrique Castro has led...
WESLACO, Texas - Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse leaders are applauding legislation aimed at reining in lawsuits against commercial vehicle owners and operators.   The legislation CALA supports is House Bill 19, authored state Rep. Jeff Leach, chairman of the Texas House...
PHARR, Texas - Texas Secretary of State Ruth Ruggero Hughs recently gave a major speech about international trade at a meeting of the Rio Grande Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization. The meeting was held at the Pharr Events Center. In her remarks,...

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