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Posted on: February 9, 2024

BTV INAUGURAL NEWS CAST

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B-TV News is Brownsville’s new in-house television station Bringing you the latest news and information about all that is Happening in Brownsville.

B-TV News is Brownsville’s new in-house television station Bringing you the latest news and information about all that is Happening in Brownsville.

Housed inside the Communications and Marketing Department and Convention and Visitors Bureau Complex, the B-...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 8, 2024

BTX FIBER INSTALLATION ACROSS THE CITY

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BTX Fiber is well underway with the installation of underground fiber-optic cable across the city. The service will carry high-speed broadband internet service to customers.

BTX Fiber is well underway with the installation of underground fiber-optic cable across the city. The service will carry high-speed broadband internet service to customers. Internet service will be made available to 32-anchor institutio...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

SPACEX

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SpaceX announced that the next Starship launch could happen within the next couple of months. However, before the launch can happen, SpaceX needs to receive approval from the Federal Aviation Administration in the form of a vehicle operator license.

SpaceX announced that the next Starship launch could happen within the next couple of months. However, before the launch can happen, SpaceX needs to receive approval from the Federal Aviation Administration in the form of a vehicle operator license.The li...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

NOW HIRING

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In economic news, more businesses continue to move to Brownsville providing more job opportunities for residents. One of those businesses is Bechtel – which specializes in LNG or liquified natural gas

In economic news, more businesses continue to move to Brownsville providing more job opportunities for residents.

One of those businesses is Bechtel – which specializes in LNG or liquified natural gas – and has partnered with Next Decade and is hiring for ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

CAPITAL RECOVERY FEE

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A Capital Recovery Fee is a one-time charge imposed to support new development and fund specific capital improvements such as new roads or widenings necessary and credited to new development over a ten-year planning period.

The City of Brownsville continues to meet with realtors, developers, and the public as discussions on the Capital Recovery Fee carry on.

For the past several months, the city has held work sessions with the groups to talk about the Capital Recovery Fee and...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 8, 2024

NEW CITY OF BROWNSVILLE BUILDING OPENS

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The Wait is over – the building that will house the Communications and Marketing Department and Convention and Visitors Bureau and Office of Space Commerce for the city of Brownsville officially opened.

The Wait is over – the building that will house the Communications and Marketing Department and Convention and Visitors Bureau and Office of Space Commerce for the city of Brownsville officially opened.

A large crowd attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony an...

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