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Economic Development Key to Port’s Success
New Committee to Explore Economic Development Opportunities BROWNSVILLE, Texas – October 1, 2021 – Brownsville Navigation District Chairman Sergio Tito Lopez named Secretary Esteban Guerra as chairman of a newly created
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Advanced Manufacturing Training Coming to the Rio Grande Valley
On Sept. 23, the Texas A&M University System and two of its state engineering agencies - the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service
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Honoring our Highway Heroes: Celebrating National Truck Driver Appreciation Week
By Sergio Tito Lopez, Chairman of the Brownsville Navigation District In honor of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (Sept. 12-18), the Port of Brownsville, along with the entire trucking industry in
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Continued Investment
Editor’s Note: This article is featured in the latest edition of the Port of Brownsville Directory

The Port of Brownsville began 85 years ago as a major agriculture hub

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Notice of Meeting to Vote on Tax Rate
Statements required in notice if the proposed tax rate does not exceed the lower of the no-new-revenue tax rate or the voter-approval tax rate, as prescribed by Tax Code Sec.
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2021 Notice of Tax Rates in the Brownsville Navigation District
This notice concerns the 2021 property tax rates for BROWNSVILLE NAVIGATION DISTRICT. This notice provides information about two tax rates used in adopting the current tax year's tax rate. The
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Port Hosts Inaugural Propeller Club Meeting
BROWNSVILLE, Texas, August 2, 2021 – Under new charter, the Propeller Club of the United States, Port Port of Brownsville-Port Isabel, Texas chapter, held its inaugural meeting July 8,
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New Captain of the Port for USCG Regional Sector
The U.S. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi held a change-of-command ceremony June 18, where Capt. Hans Govertsen relieved Capt. Edward Gaynor as commander of the sector.   Capt. Govertsen will now
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Economic Resilience, Bright Outlook

Editor's Note: This article is featured in the latest edition of the Port of Brownsville Directory

The Port

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Port of Brownsville feeding Steel Slab to Ternium’s New Hot Rolling Mill at Pesqueria
BROWNSVILLE, Texas, July 2, 2021 –Steel is now rolling off Ternium’s new state-of-the-art hot rolling mill in Pesqueria, Mexico. The new hot rolling mill, located at the Ternium Industrial Center outside
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RGV Reef Project to Benefit Local Economy
BROWNSVILLE, Texas, July 2, 2021 – Everything is bigger in Texas, and that extends to our coastal waters. Founded in 2015, the RGV Reef Project, located 13 miles northeast of South
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Port of Brownsville Then & Now 85th Anniversary Series
BROWNSVILLE, Texas, June 25, 2021 – On May 16th, 2021, the Port of Brownsville turned 85 years young. To commemorate our anniversary, we've
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Sunoco Expands Midstream Footprint

New refined products terminal at Port of Brownsville to Serve Local and Mexican markets

BROWNSVILLE, Texas, Jun 1, 2021 – Sunoco LP, one of the largest independent fuel distributors in the
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In Peace and War: A Special Message for National Maritime Day

By BND Chairman Sergio Tito Lopez

As Memorial Day approaches and signifies our national remembrance of our military heroes, let us not forget Saturday, May 22nd

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Texas Ports Association Honors Texas House Speaker Phelan as 2021 Port Person of the Year
  AUSTIN, Texas – May 18, 2021 – The Texas Ports Association (TPA) honored Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan as its 2021 Port Person of the Year at the State Capitol