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BCIC awards $35,000 in partnership grants

BROWNSVILLE, RGV – While the City of Brownsville’s “Type A” economic development arm, the Greater Brownsville Incentives Corporation, has been grabbing all the headlines recently, with the appointment of Mario Lozoya as executive director, its “Type B” economic development entity has been hard at work also. Read More…

BCIC aims to turn Brownsville into a city-destination of choice

BROWNSVILLE, RGV – Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation is to partner with several organizations to promote the city and promote tourism.

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Salinas: Lack of power has cost RGV steel-related projects

AUSTIN, Texas – The Rio Grande Valley has lost out on major steel-related projects over the years because it does not have enough electrical power, Gilberto Salinas told the Texas House Select Committee on Economic Competitiveness.

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In Pictures: Tourism VIPs from Mexico visit Brownsville

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation recently invited professionals in the tourism industry from the interior of Mexico to visit their city.

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In Pictures: BCIC commits $550,000 to Brownsville Sports Park

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation has announced a $550,000 investment for the Brownsville Sports Park. Josh Mejia, outreach coordinator for the BCIC, said the investment aligns with the non-profit's new… Read More…

RGV FC Toros makes significant Brownsville connection.

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - RGV FC Toros, the professional soccer team that plays its games at HEB Park in Edinburg, has found a new partner in the lower Rio Grande Valley. Bert Garcia, president of the Toros met up with Tino Villarreal, chairman of the Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation, at an RGG LIVE event… Read More…