Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Texas: Petitions out against Rio Grande City Mayor, Commissioners
Petitions have been taken out against Rio Grande City Mayor Ruben O. Villarreal and Commissioner Hernan R. Garza III, Commissioner Rey Ramirez and Commissioner Arcadio J. Salinas III. Petitioners need 713 signatures (10% of turnout). Villarreal won reelection in may with over 70% of the vote. The issue is city spending, including a new park and payments to a boys and girls club.