House Representative

Lucio III, Eddie

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 10/05/2012

STATE OFFICIALS KICK OFF “DON’T MESS WITH TEXAS WATER” PROGRAM

News Conference in Harlingen, Oct. 9th, 9:15 a.m.

WHAT: A news conference will be held Oct. 9th to kick off the Don’t Mess With Texas Water program. This program will help combat illegal dumping that affects surface waters of the state by placing signs on major highway water crossings that notify drivers of a toll-free number to call to report illegal dumping.

WHO: State Rep. Eddie Lucio III, Harlingen Mayor Chris Boswell, TCEQ Chairman Bryan W. Shaw, Ph.D., TCEQ Commissioner Carlos Rubinstein, and TXDOT Pharr District Engineer Mario Jorge.

WHERE: Harlingen, at the intersection of Rangerville Road and U.S. 83 North east frontage road.

WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, 9:15 a.m.

CONTACT: Rubén O’Bell, Chief of Staff - Office of Rep. Lucio III (956) 266-3394