Community Improvement Corporation

Meetings


  • Meets the third Monday of each month
  • City Hall
    1001 E Elizabeth Street
    Brownsville, TX 78520
  • Phone: 956-548-6006

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members


  • 7 directors
  • Each member shall be appointed by the City Commission
  • Each appointed member may not serve more than 2 consecutive terms
  • Texas state law requires that a director be a city resident (Texas Local Government Code 505.052)

Overview


The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation is a non-profit established in accordance with the Texas Development Corporation Act of 1979, codified by Section 13 of Article 5190.6 of the Texas Revised Civil Statutes. It was approved by the voters a Proposition Number 1 on an election held November 6, 2001. Ordinance #2001-1384, approved on November 20, 2001, approved the returns on the election held on November 6, 2001. The Articles of Incorporation were adopted by the City Commission April 23, 2002. The board's purpose is to fund the quality of life projects in the City of Brownsville through ┬╝ cent sales tax funds.