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Site Information Matrix
     
Name of State: Texas Texas
Name of County: Hidalgo County Hidalgo County
Name of City Weslaco Weslaco
Name of Industrial Park: Mid Valley Industrial Park  
Name of Owner: City of Weslaco & Businesses Private Owners
Zoning Category: Light Industrial Light Industrial
Adjacent Land Use: Farm Land & Residential Farm Land & Residential
Access Information:    
Distance from closest major highway: I 2, Less than 1/2 mile I 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 Company Yes: 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 Permit Grading 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 Park Farm Land
Available Area: 20 acres and smaller 450+ 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 -- encroachment No
Soil Bearing Capacity    
Wetland & 100 Year Flood Zone    
Covenant: No No
Infrastructure Information    
Access Road: Vo Tech Road Major 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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