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Site Information Matrix
   
Name of State:TexasTexas
Name of County:Hidalgo CountyHidalgo County
Name of CityWeslacoWeslaco
Name of Industrial Park:Mid Valley Industrial Park 
Name of Owner:City of Weslaco & BusinessesPrivate Owners
Zoning Category:Light IndustrialLight Industrial
Adjacent Land Use:Farm Land & ResidentialFarm Land & Residential
Access Information:  
Distance from closest major highway:I 2, Less than 1/2 mileI 2 runs in the middle of Weslaco & the Rio Grande Valley
Distance from closest commercial airport:McAllen International Airport (18 miles)McAllen International Airport (18 miles)
Railroad access/Railroad provider
(not required for this project but provide
information if it is available):
Yes: Union Pacific / Rio Valley Switching CompanyYes: Union Pacific / Rio Valley Switching Company
Permitting Information    
List of construction related permits that
must be obtained for construction.
Grading Permit, Foundation Permit, Building Shell PermitGrading Permit, Foundation Permit, Building Shell Permit

  
Is fast-track permitting accepted?Yes, fast-track is acceptable and each permit can be applied separately.
Site Information  
Type of Site:Mid Valley Industrial ParkFarm Land
Available Area:20 acres and smaller450+ acres
Cost of Site (Per Acre):$9,000 - $25,000 
Grading Condition
(Provide topographical data if available):
Fairly Flat Fairly Flat
Building Height Restriction: Yes, property next to the Airport -- encroachmentNo
Soil Bearing Capacity  
Wetland & 100 Year Flood Zone  
Covenant:NoNo
Infrastructure Information  
Access Road:Vo Tech RoadMajor thoroughfares: Texas Ave./ Westgate/ FM 1015/U.S. Business 83
  Electricity/Utility Company.
Current Location and Capacity:
AEP AEP
Domestic Water/Water Company
Current Location and Capacity:
City of Weslaco City of Weslaco/ Military Highway Water Supply Corporation
Waste Water/Water Company
Current Location and Capacity:
City of Weslaco City of Weslaco/ Military Highway Water Supply Corporation
Stormwater: Require Detention Pond Require Detention Pond
Natural Gas/Utility Company
Current Location and Capacity:
Texas Gas Company Texas Gas Company
Indutrial Waste Management:    
EPA Air Quatlity Category: Attainment  
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