Tag: Mayor Gus Olivares

Rio Hondo may name new police chief by Dec. 8

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com RIO HONDO – The City of Rio Hondo is closer to deciding the local police department’s new chief. Mayor Gus Olivares said on Wednesday that the City Commission interviewed the top three applicants selected by the administration from a pool of about 10 or 12 candidates. “We did some …

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Rio Hondo remodeling civic center

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com RIO HONDO – The City of Rio Hondo is currently in the process of remodeling its civic center. “It’s been going on for two months or so,” said Rio Hondo Mayor Gus Olivares of the construction currently ongoing at the city’s municipal building, located at 121 N. Arroyo …

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City, school district begin budgeting

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com   RIO HONDO – The City of Rio Hondo and the Rio Hondo Independent School District have begun discussions regarding budgeting for the upcoming fiscal year. “Today is our first scheduled meeting as far as discussing the budget,” said Mayor Gustavo Olivares on Tuesday. “From here to there, …

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