Island gets update on TIRZ contributions

Island gets update on TIRZ contributions

first_img Share By KEVIN RICHSpecial to the PRESSPrior to the Wednesday, Feb. 6 regular meeting of the South Padre Island City Council, the Board of Directors of the Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone (TIRZ) met to review their 2017-2018 annual financial report.Island Mayor Dennis Stahl introduced Cameron County Pct. 1 Commissioner Sofia Benavides, who attended, along with Council members Ken Medders, Joe Ricco, Eva Jean Dalton and Kerry Schwartz. Assistant Manager Darla Jones presented the report.Jones began by explaining that, in addition to this meeting, the report would be presented at the regular City Council meeting that followed that evening, and at a Cameron County Commissioners’ Court meeting slated for Feb. 18.Jones said the City contributed some $210,631.07 to the TIRZ from 2012-2017.Want the whole story? Pick up a copy of the Port Isabel-South Padre Press, or subscribe to our E-Edition by clicking here. Related2017 a ‘good year’ for Island TIRZBy KEVIN RICH Special to the PRESS The board of directors for the South Padre Island Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone (TIRZ) gathered for the first time in a year during a meeting held last Wednesday, Feb. 7. Board members present included Mayor Dennis Stahl, Mayor Pro-Tem Paul Munarriz, and Council Members…February 16, 2018In “News”County talks PI, Island TIRZsBy DINA ARÉVALO Port Isabel-South Padre Press [email protected] A week after meeting with Cameron County Commissioner Sofia Benavides, officials from the City of South Padre Island once again stood before the County Commissioners’ Court to deliver a presentation on the City’s Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone (TIRZ). The City was taken to…March 25, 2016In “News”County green lights TIRZ revisionsBy ABBEY KUNKLE Special to the PRESS Cameron County Commissioner Sofia Benavidez joined SPI City Council members as part of the Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone (TIRZ) Board for their meeting Monday afternoon. Benavidez gave her approval of the TIRZ interlocal agreement after the City addressed some of the County’s concerns.…March 18, 2016In “News”last_img

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