Undercount!

May 31, 2022

Dr. Ray Perryman The US Census Bureau recently released the 2020 Census estimated undercount and overcount rates from its Post-Enumeration Survey. While we feared an undercount for Texas, it was even worse than expected. The estimated costs of these downstream…

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Employ Edinburg Job Fair This Thursday

May 24, 2022

Employ Edinburg Will Host Over 50 Diverse Employers Seeking to Fill Various Positions EDINBURG, Texas – The City of Edinburg, the Edinburg Economic Development Corporation (EEDC), the Edinburg Library, Workforce Solutions, and South Texas College are excited to be partnering…

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South Texas Builders Expo To Be Held In Edinburg

May 23, 2022

The Edinburg Chamber of Commerce and South Texas Builders Alliance has announced their inaugural South Texas Builders Expo. The highly anticipated expo will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2022, and Sunday, June 5, 2022, at the Edinburg Conference Center…

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Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday

April 20, 2022

Natural disasters will continue to happen. Prepare yourself during the 2022 Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday for emergencies that can cause physical damage like hurricanes, flash floods and wildfires. You can purchase certain emergency preparation supplies tax free during the sales…

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Edinburg EDC Hosts Elements of Business Planning Workshop

April 20, 2022

Date: Tuesday, May 10, 2022Time: 2:00 PM –4:00 PM Register: [email protected]: Edinburg Conference Center at RenaissanceEDINBURG, TX – Save the date! The Edinburg Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) in collaboration with UTRGV Entrepreneurship & Commercialization Center, UTRGV Small Business Development Center, U.S. Small Business Administration,…

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Delays, Closures, Chaos Mount At Texas Border

April 15, 2022

BY MITCHELL FERMAN, URIEL J. GARCÍA AND IVAN PIERRE AGUIRRE for The Texas Tribune EL PASO — Joel Estebane’s commercial truck had already been inspected by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers after crossing the bridge that connects Ciudad Juárez and El Paso…

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Truckers Block Bridges And Flow of Goods To Protest Abbott Order

April 12, 2022

Commercial traffic at the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge stopped Monday and a similar protest affected traffic into and out of El Paso. The blockades could impact the flow of produce to restaurants and grocery stores. BY MITCHELL FERMAN, JAMES BARRAGÁN AND URIEL J. GARCÍA, Texas…

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Administrative Professionals Day Celebration To Be Hosted In Edinburg

April 10, 2022

The Edinburg Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the hosting of Administrative Professionals Day Luncheon on Wednesday, April 27, 2022, at the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance from 11:30 A.M. – 1 P.M. Administrative professionals and employers are encouraged…

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Two Awards

November 11, 2021

City of Edinburg Receives Two Awards EDINBURG, TX – The City of Edinburg has received two awards! The first award is the 2021 Community Economic Development Award (CEDA.) The Texas Economic Development Council has recognized Edinburg with a 2021 CEDA…

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