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Commission OK’s signs discouraging illegal dumping

By JACOB LOPEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com During Tuesday’s San Benito City Commission, officials discussed action on a Memorandum of Agreement between the city and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). The commission OK’d the agreement in an effort to protect surface waters from illegal dumping. Assistant City Manager Arturo Rodriguez said that, at a future …

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TAMUK students help San Benito promote environmental awareness

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com Signs promoting a more environmentally-friendly San Benito are soon to be displayed at the city’s public library and Heavin Resaca Trail—this as part of a continuing partnership with Texas A&M University-Kingsville. On Tuesday, 22-year-old Shrey Kankaria and 21-year-old Nithesh Kattekola, TAMUK graduate students studying environmental engineering, were on-hand with …

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New I-69 corridor may spur economic development locally

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com The Valley is ushering in a new era of interstate roadways which may lead to a surge in economic development for the area. A sign with the I-69 emblem was unveiled on Monday, July 15 to a crowd of representatives from surrounding municipalities as well as state and …

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