La Salle County Courthouse rededicated
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COUNTY OPENS NEW PARK, SPORTS CENTER WITH FANFARE, TRIBUTES
By Marc Robertson
Costing an estimated $14.6 million and including La Salle County’s first indoor swimming pool as well as new ballfields and recreation areas, the long-anticipated expansion of Martinez Park opened on the southeast side of Cotulla Thursday afternoon, July 21 with a dedication to its namesake.
Celebrated for his 40 years in public service, including tenure as La Salle County judge and as head of the Middle Rio Grande Development Council, Leodoro Martinez was the center of attention at Thursday’s ceremonies. Introduced by 81st Judicial District Attorney Rene Pena, guest speakers at the grand opening included County Judge Joel Rodriguez, State Representative Ryan Guillen, county commissioners, site construction contractors, Cotulla Mayor Javier Garcia, and Martinez himself, who acknowledged the work ethic and public service that his parents and grandparents instilled in him from an early age.
Mayor Garcia noted that the new park extension represents a revitalization of the portion of town it occupies and new opportunities for family-oriented activities.
Funded with county money and revenues from a bond sale of three years ago, the project has almost tripled the size of the original Martinez Park, which is jointly owned by the city and the county. The purchase of 50 acres from the Gilbert family of Laredo for development has also allowed for construction of Cotulla’s newest fire station, headquarters of the La Salle Fire & Rescue, a facility that opened earlier this year.
Designed by architect Killis Almond and overseen by project manager Frank Rodnofsky, the facilities built by Summit Construction include the indoor pool and recreation center, a multipurpose pavilion, four softball and baseball fields, a walking trail, picnic areas and parking space. Thursday’s ceremony was held at the entrance to the swimming pool building; food and refreshments were served in the pavilion to live music. The buildings and fields were open to public tours.
NOTICE OF GENERAL ELECTION
(AVISO DE ELECCION GENERAL)
TO THE REGISTERED VOTERS OF THE COUNY OF LA SALLE, TEXAS:
(A LOS VOTANTES REGISTRADOS DEL CONDADO DE LA SALLE, TEXAS)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE POLLING PLACES LISTED BELOW WILL BE OPEN FROM 7:00 AM TO 7:00 P.M. ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2016 FOR VOTING IN A GENERAL ELECTION FOR LA SALLE COUNTY, TEXAS TO NOMINATE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTORS, MEMBERS OF CONGRESS, MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE, AND STATE, DISTRICT, COUNTY AND PRECINCT OFFICERS.
(NOTIFIQUESE POR LA PRESENTE, QUE LAS CASILLAS ELECTORALES CITADOS ABAJO SE ABRIRAN DESDE LAS 7:00 A.M. HASTA LAS 7:00 P.M. EL MARTES, 8 DE NOVIEMBRE, 2016 PARA VOTAR EN LA ELECCION GENERAL PARA ELEGIR ELECTORES PRESIDENCIALES, MIEMBROS DEL CONGRESO, LOS MIEMBROS DE LA LEGISLATURA, Y LOS OFICIALES DE ESTADO, DISTRITO, CONDADO Y DE PRECINTO.
LOCATIONS OF POLLING PLACES
(DIRECCIONES DE LA CASILLAS ELECTORALES)
NEED AN ELECTION IDENTIFICATION CERTIFICATE?
THE COUNTY CLERK’S AND TAX ASSESSOR’S OFFICES WILL BE ISSUING ELECTION IDENTIFICATION CERTIFICATES (EIC) FOR ANY QUALIFIED VOTER WHO NEEDS AN ID TO VOTE IN THE GENERAL ELECTION ON THE FOLLOWING DATES AND LOCATIONS:
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016 and TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2016 from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 NOON and 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. at the LA SALLE COUNTY COURTHOUSE
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2016 and WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2016 from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. at the ENCINAL VETERANS HALL.
July 2016 - La Salle County Commissioners Court invites the community to the ribbon cutting ceremony of the new Martinez Park Sports Complex. Please click here for more info.
La Salle County Firefighters and friends participate with County Food Bank activities on this 2014 Thanksgiving Weekend in Cotulla.
Nov 25, 2014