Letter to Cameron County: The People Urge You to Reject the Rio Grande LNG Tax Abatement

October 16, 2020  To:  County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr. Commissioner Sofia Benavides  Commissioner David A. Garza Commissioner Gus Ruiz  Commissioner Joey Lopez  Subject: The People Urge You to Reject the Rio Grande LNG Tax Abatement  Dear Judge Trevino and Commissioners,  We, the undersigned organizations from across the Rio Grande Valley, write in opposition to any […]

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#NoRacistIdols in the Rio Grande Valley

On June 17, 2020, the monument to white supremacy, also known as the Jefferson Davis Memorial, was finally taken down in Brownsville, TX, after more than four years of protesting led by the Frontera Progressives organization and community members from across the Rio Grande Valley region. The voting decision by Brownsville City Commission to remove the […]

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LNG and SpaceX should not be neighbors

LNG and SpaceX should not be neighbors For the last four years, the Save RGV from LNG coalition, and partner organizations in South Texas have been organizing to prevent the permitting and construction of three proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminals: Rio Grande LNG, Texas LNG, and Annova LNG and pipelines. These LNG terminals […]

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