An in-depth discussion on training a skilled workforce for Brownsville took place at the offices of Workforce Solutions Cameron on Friday, July 27, 2018. As well as a check presentation being made, a workshop was held on apprenticeship and pre-apprenticeship programs. Stakeholders included contractor organizations, Brownsville ISD, Texas Southmost College, and Texas State Technical College. Among those participating in this podcast are Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez, Texas Workforce Commissioner Julian Alvarez, Workforce Solutions Cameron executive director Pat Hobbs, Greater Brownsville Incentives Corporation executive director Mario Lozoya, Brownsville businessman Mike Hernandez, and state Rep. Eddie Lucio, III.