Victoria County approves designation of reinvestment zone at port
7 Jun 2021
Victoria County Commissioners Court voted Monday to establish a 700-acre area at the Port of Victoria as a reinvestment zone, allowing for possible future tax abatements in the area, despite concerns raised by several residents.
“This reinvestment zone is a designation with the state that enables a future tax abatement to be granted within that zone,” said County Judge Ben Zeller.
Six Years In A Row – Governor’s Cup AwardJun 7 2021
For the sixth consecutive year, Texas has won Site Selection’s prestigious Governor’s Cup Award as the nation’s top performing state for capital investment and job creation. From 2004 to 2017, Texas has won the Governor’s Cup Award nine times. The award highlights top-performing states for job creation and capital...
CN and Kansas City Southern chief executives, speaking yesterday at Bernstein’s 37th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference, presented the case for merging their companies. CN President and CEO JJ Ruest and KCS President and CEO Patrick Ottensmeyer described how the combination of the two Class Is would create a fully end-to-end merger that would deliver...
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