Media Relations

As a public entity, the Port of Brownsville, its tenants, users, activities and economic impacts are often of interest to the general public and the maritime industry. It is the intent and responsibility of the port’s communications staff to provide timely, orderly and factual information to the news media. In an effort to expedite responses from inquiries by the news media, contact the following authorized port spokespersons:

Jorge I. Montero, Director of Communications
jmontero@portofbrownsville.com
Office: 956.838.7006 Mobile: 956.525.2067

Steve Tyndal, Senior Director
styndal@portofbrownsville.com
956.838.7030

Recent News

Category: Press Releases
Brownsville Navigation District Defers Elections to Safeguard Community Against Coronavirus
BROWNSVILLE, Texas – March 27, 2020 – In a special telephonic public meeting today, the Brownsville Navigation District (BND) unanimously approved the deferral of the previously scheduled May 2nd  commission elections
Category: Press Releases
Brownsville Navigation District Considers Postponing May 2nd Election to Safeguard Community Against Coronavirus
Special Telephonic Meeting Scheduled for 12 p.m. Friday, March 27 BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Tuesday, March 24, 2020 —The Brownsville Navigation District (BND) will consider postponing the scheduled May 2nd commission elections
Category: News
Mensaje a Nuestra Comunidad Sobre el COVID-19
17 de marzo de 2020 Conscientes de la situación de salud actual por la propagación del COVID-19, el Puerto de Brownsville se mantiene atento a las medidas de precaución recomendadas por
Category: News
An Advisory to Our Community Regarding COVID-19
March 17, 2020 Dear Friends of the Port, During this time of uncertainty associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Port of Brownsville is monitoring and acting on information and guidance from the
Category: News
GFOA Recognizes Port of Brownsville for Excellence in Financial Reporting
BROWNSVILLE, Texas — For the eighth consecutive year, the Brownsville Navigation District Finance Department earned the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of
Category: News
Heavy Lifters Hit the Port
Two new mobile harbor cranes arrived Thursday, January 16, 2020 at the Port of Brownsville. The cranes were purchased to increase the port's on-dock lifting capacity
Category: News
Q&A with Eduardo Campirano on Mexico’s Natural Gas Market Development
Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following question-and-answer (Q&A) column as part of a regular interview series with
Category: Press Releases
New Mobile Harbor Cranes Arrive at Port of Brownsville
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (January 20, 2020) – Two new mobile harbor cranes arrived Thursday, January 16, at the Port of Brownsville. The cranes arrived at
Category: Videos
Capital Improvement Projects
The Port of Brownsville is making significant investments to enhance operations and attract new businesses to the region. Take a look at how we are
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