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Harlingen EDC Launches Aerotropolis Video

Harlingen EDC Launches Aerotropolis Video This video was produced for the Harlingen Economic Development Corporation in an effort to promote the Harlingen Aerotropolis at Valley International Airport. The Harlingen Aerotropolis is a 479-acre, shovel-ready site adjacent to the airport. It has been designated as a Certified Site by McCallum Sweeney Consultants, one of…

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Harlingen EDC and Valley International Airport to Attend Spacecom

Harlingen, Texas – November 11, 2015 – With the recent and exciting announcement of United Launch Alliance extending their lease at Valley International Airport and with the Space X launch facility being developed less than 40 miles away, the Harlingen Economic Development Corporation continues to market and promote Harlingen as the ideal place…

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United Launch Alliance to Continue Building Rocket Components in Harlingen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE United Launch Alliance to Continue Building Rocket Components in Harlingen Harlingen, Texas – June 18, 2015 – The City of Harlingen, Valley International Airport and the Harlingen Economic Development Corporation are pleased to announce that United Launch Alliance will continue manufacturing rocket components in their plant in…

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NAAMREI Regional Manufacturing Summit – January 29, 2015

NAAMREI Regional Manufacturing Summit January 29, 2015 7:45am – 3:00pm Location:  Texas State Technical College University Center Building 2424 Boxwood, Harlingen, TX 78550  Agenda  7:45am – 8:30am:      Registration & Breakfast  8:30am – 9:00am:      Welcome—Carlos Margo, Associate Dean, South Texas College Office of Industry Training and Economic Development and Executive Director…

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Bert Ogden Motors Receives Development Incentive Check

Bert Ogden Dealership in Harlingen Receives Development Funds Harlingen, Texas – January 26, 2015 - Harlingen Economic Development Corporation, Inc. Board President, Mr. Bob Dunkin, presented Bert Ogden owners Bob and Janet Vackar with a development incentive check in the amount of $200,000 on Friday, January 23, 2015. The money…

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Texas Business Conference in South Padre Island

Commissioner Andrade is hosting a special two-day Texas Business Conference in South Padre Island to kick off this year’s conference series on January 15th and 16th. The South Padre Island conference is a regional conference – so we invite the entire RGV business community to attend – and geared towards employers,…

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