|Gilberto Hinojosa Pushed for|
Development in Public Park
Not widely advertised was the obvious interference the project would have with public beach access. The proposed project seemingly conflicted, not only with the Texas Open Beaches Act, but also stipulations on land use made by the land's donor.
|Abel Limas Ruled in Favor of the|
Developer to Enforce the Lease,
Denying Public Beach Access
In a successful appeal to the 13th Court of Appeals the lease with the developers was ruled "unenforceable," preserving public beach access for the time being and stopping development on public land.
|Joe Rivera Will Push for|
Isla Blanca Park Development
if Elected County Judge
Rivera faces incumbent Carlos Cascos in the 2014 Cameron County election.