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February 7, 2014 - Legal Notices

HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF MISSION
1300 EAST 8TH STREET MISSION, TEXAS 78572

PUBLIC NOTICE

Public notice is given that the Housing Authority of the City of Mission, Texas will suspend taking Housing Assistance Applications for the Leased Housing (Section 8) Program and Public Housing (Low Rent) Program. The waiting list will be CLOSED effective 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 13th, 2014; with the EXCEPTION of Public Housing (Low Rent) Program for the elderly and certified handicap head of household applicants. The waiting list will remain closed until further notice. The closing of the waiting list was a decision by unanimous vote of the Board of Commissioners of the Housing Authority at it’s December 18th, 2013 Regular Board Meeting.

NOTICIA PUBLICA

Estamos notificando publicamente que el Housing Authority de la ciudad de Mission, Texas, dejara de aceptar solicitudes para asistencia de viviendas bajo el programa Seccion 8 y Vivendas Publicas. Esta suspension se efectuara el dia Jueves, 13 de Febrero, 2014 a las 8:00 a.m.; con la EXCEPCION del program de Viviendas Publicas seguira aceptando solicitudes para personas de la tercera edad y discapacitadas certificadas (encabezado de la familia). La lista de espera continuara cerrada hasta nuevo aviso. Esta decision fue tomada por unanimidad por los miembros de la Mesa Directiva de Comisionados del Housing Authority en una junta regular que se llevo acabo el dia 18 de Diciembre, 2013. Joel A. Gonzalez,

Executive Director /Director Ejecutivo


PUBLIC HEARING

TAXICAB PERMIT

The City Council of the City of Mission, Texas will hold a public hearing on February 10, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. at City Hall, 1201 E. 8th Street. to consider an application by Cindy Reyes for a Taxicab Permit for Mission City Taxi to be located at 114 N. Keralum, Mission, Texas. Anyone interested in is invited to attend and express their comments.

Anna Carrillo

City Secretary


PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

The City of La Joya will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 6:00pm, at City Hall located at 101 N. Leo Avenue, La Joya, Texas 78560 to solicit input on the proposed annexation of approximately 1.14 square miles of land northeast of the city. A service plan and map of the proposed annexation will be presented at the public hearing in accordance with State Law. The public is invited to attend. All comments will be considered. The proceedings will be conducted in Spanish if required by attendees.

For more information please come by City Hall or contact us at 956-581- 7002. Written comments may be forwarded to Mayor Jose A. “Fito” Salinas, City of La Joya, P.O. Box H, La Joya, Texas 78560.


The State Bank will be opening A. Bankers, Bank in Havana, Texas, by its beneficiary and descendant to the estate that pays. P.O. Box 132 La Joya, TX 78560 Call Miguel ArcAngel Garza, Jr., President of the Bank. Abstract and Title Co. E.C.E.O. 956-890-4165


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO DISCUSS THE LA JOYA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Texas Academic Performance Report The La Joya Independent School District will hold a Public Hearing at 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 12, 2014 in the La Joya ISD Board Room located at 200 West Expressway 83, La Joya, Texas. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the La Joya Independent School District’s Texas Academic Performance Report.


CONSTABLE’S SALE
THE STATE OF TEXAS
COUNTY OF HIDALGO

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT BY VIRTUE OF A CERTAIN WRIT OF EXECUTION ISSUED OUT OF THE HONORABLE JUSTICE COURT PCT 4 PL. 1 OF HIDALGO COUNTY, ON THE 28TH OF OCTOBER, 2013, FOR THE SUM OF $1,090.25 WITH INTEREST THEREON AT THE RATE OF 5% PER ANNUM FROM THE 13TH OF MAY, 2010 AND COST OF SUIT, UNDER A JUDGMENT IN FAVOR OF CERASTES, LLC IN A CERTAIN CAUSE IN SAID COURT, NO. E09-830 AND STYLED CERASTES, LLC VS. ERNESTINA RODRIGUEZ AND PLACED IN MY HANDS FOR SERVICE FOR SERVICE ON THE 4TH OF NOVEMBER, 2013, I, LAZARO GALLARDO, JR., AS CONSTABLE PCT. 3 HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS DID ON THE 4TH OF NOVEMBER, 2013 LEVY ON CERTAIN REAL ESTATE IN HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS, TO-WIT: LOT FIFTEEN (15), BASHAM MOBILE HOME SUBDIVISION #19, HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN VOLUME 25, PAGE 33B, MAP RECORDS OF HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS, ADDRESS 801 CHARLES DR MISSION, TEXAS, AND LEVIED UPON AS PROPERTY OF ERNESTINA RODRIGUEZ AND THAT ON THE FIRST TUESDAY IN MARCH 2014, THE SAME BEING THE 4TH DAY OF SAID MONTH, AT THE COURT HOUSE DOOR OF HIDALGO COUNTY, IN THE CITY OF EDINBURG, TEXAS, BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 10:00 A.M. AND 4:00 P.M. (SALE STARTS AT 10:00 A.M.) BY VIRTUE OF SAID LEVY AND SAID WRIT OF EXECUTION, I WILL SELL SAID ABOVE DESCRIBED REAL ESTATE AT PUBLIC VENUE FOR CASH, TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER, AS THE PROPERTY OF SAID ERNESTINA RODRIGUEZ AND IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE LAW, I GIVE THIS NOTICE BY PUBLICATION, IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, ONCE A WEEK FOR THREE CONSECUTIVE WEEKS IMMEDIATELY PROCEEDING SAID DAY OF SALE, IN THE MISSION PROGRESS TIMES A NEWSPAPER PUBLISHED IN HIDALGO COUNTY.

WITNESS MY HAND, THIS 16TH DAY OF JANUARY 2014.

 

BY: ______________________

DEPUTY RUBEN SALINAS, JR.

LAZARO GALLARDO, JR.
CONSTABLE PCT. 3
HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS

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January 24, 2014 - Legal Notices

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
CITY OF ALTON
URBAN COUNTY PROGRAM

BUDGET AND PROGRAM AMENDMENT

In compliance with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) requirements, the City of Altonwill conduct a Public Hearing to solicit input from interested parties on the City’s proposed Budget and Program Amendment to its Urban County program Year 25 (2012).

The Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 7:30 pm at the Alton City Hall Commission Chambers located at 509 S Alton Blvd., Alton Texas.

Following is the proposed Budget and Program Amendment for your consideration:

Existing                                                Urban County                                                            Proposed
Budget                                                Year 22 (2009) Activities                                             Budget

$282,073.81                                    Street Improvements (-$3,453.92)                                    $ 278,619.89

$           0.00                                    Fire Station/Equipment (+3,453.92)                                    $   3,453.92

$282,073.81                                                                                                            $ 282,073.81

The proposed amendment to the Street Improvements line items would decrease funding and Create a Fire Station/Equipment line item for the purchase of equipment for the Alton Fire Station.

Existing                                                Urban County                                                            Proposed
Budget                                                Year 23 (2010)                                                            Budget

$ 249,727.00                                    Street Improvements (-$12,295.13)                                    $ 237,431.87

$           0.00                                    Fire Station/Equipment (+12,295.13)                        $   12,295.13

$ 249,727.00                                                                                                            $ 249,727.00

The proposed amendment to the Street Improvements line items would Decrease funding and Create a Fire

Station line item for the purchase of equipment for the Alton Fire Station.

Existing                                                Urban County                                                            Proposed
Budget                                                Year 24 (2011)                                                            Budget

$ 129,179.00                                    Street Improvements (-$106,377.45)                        $ 22,801.55

$           0.00                                    Fire Station/Equipment (+$106,377.45)                        $106,377.45

$129,179.00                                                                                                            $129,179.00

The proposed amendment to the Street Improvements line item would Decrease funding and Create a Fire Station line item for the purchase of equipment for the Alton Fire Station.

Existing                                                Urban County                                                            Proposed
Budget                                                Year 25 (2012)                                                            Budget

$263,068.00                                    Repayment of Sec 108 (-$111,052.34)                        $152,015.66

$           0.00                                    Fire Station/Equipment (+$111,052.34)                        $111,052.34              

$263,068.00                                                                                                            $263,068.00           

The proposed amendment to the Repayment of Section 108 line item would decrease funding and create a Fire Station/Equipment line item for the purchase of equipment for the Alton Fire Station.

A total of $233,178.84 will be allocated for the purchase of fire station equipment for the Alton Fire station.

Accommodations for individuals with handicaps shall be provided upon request.

Las presentaciones se haran en espanol para aquellas personas que asi lo deseen.

For more information, please come by our office or call (956) 432-0760. Written comments may be forwarded to:           

Mayor Salvador Vela
509 S. Alton Blvd.
Alton, TX 78573
(956) 432-0760


LA CIUDAD DE ALTON
PROGRAMA URBANO DEL CONDADO HIDALGO
PRESUPUESTO Y MODIFICACIÓN DEL PROGRAMA

En cumplimiento de los requisitos de Programa del desarrollo comunitario de beca de bloque (CDBG), LA Ciudad de Alton llevará a cabo una audiencia pública para solicitar la opinión de las partes interesadas en el Presupuesto de los proyectos en la ciudad de Alton y la modificación del Programa Urbano del Condado Hidalgo, para varios años de fondos.

La audiencia pública se llevará a cabo el Martes, el dia 28 de enero del 2014 a las 7:30 pm en las oficinas de la Cuidad de Alton ubicada en 509 S. Alton Blvd., Alton Texas 78539.

A continuación se presenta el presupuesto de el projecto y la modificacion del Programa para su consideración:

Presupuesto                                    Condado Urbano                                                Presupuesto
Original                                    Año 22 (2009) Actividades                                    Propuesto

$282,073.81                                    Mejoras de Calles (-$3,453.92)                                    $ 278,619.89

$           0.00                                    Estacion de Bomberos/Equipo (+3,453.92)                        $     3,453.92

$282,073.81                                                                                                            $ 282,073.81

La enmienda del presupuesto y programa propone transferir fondos excedentes en una línea de mejoras de calles para Estacion de Bomberos/Equipo para comprar equipo necesario para la Estacion de Bomberos de la ciudad de Alton.

Presupuesto                                    Condado Urbano                                                Presupuesto
Original                                    Año 23 (2010) Actividades                                    Propuesto

$ 249,727.00                                    Mejoras de Calles (-$12,295.13)                                    $ 237,431.87

$           0.00                                    Estacion de Bomberos/Equipo (+12,295.13)                        $   12,295.13

$ 249,727.00                                                                                                            $ 249,727.00

La enmienda del presupuesto y programa propone transferir fondos excedentes en una línea de mejoras de calles para Estacion de Bomberos/Equipo para comprar equipo necesario para la Estacion de Bomberos de la ciudad de Alton.

Presupuesto                                    Condado Urbano                                                Presupuesto
Original                                    Año 24 (2011) Actividades                                    Propuesto

$ 129,179.00                                    Mejoras de Calles (-$106,377.45)                                    $ 22,801.55

$           0.00                                    Estacion de Bomberos/Equipo (+$106,377.45)            $106,377.45

$129,179.00                                                                                                            $129,179.00

La enmienda del presupuesto y programa propone transferir fondos excedentes en una línea de mejoras de calles para Estacion de Bomberos/Equipo para comprar equipo necesario para la Estacion de Bomberos de la ciudad de Alton.

Presupuesto                                    Condado Urbano                                                Presupuesto
Original                                    Año 25 (2012) Actividades                                    Propuesto

$263,068.00                                    Devolucion de la Seccion 108 (-$111,052.34)            $152,015.66

$           0.00                                    Estacion de Bomberos/Equipo (+$111,052.34)            $111,052.34              

$263,068.00                                                                                                            $263,068.00           

La enmienda del presupuesto y programa propone transferir fondos excedentes en una línea la devolución de la sección 108 para Estacion de Bomberos/Equipo para comprar equipo necesario para la Estacion de Bomberos de la ciudad de Alton.

Alojamiento para las personas con discapacidad se puede proporcionar a petición.

Las presentaciones se haran en espanol o ingles para aquellas personas que asi lo deseen.

Para obtener más información, por favor venga a nuestra oficina o llame al (956) 432-0760. Los comentarios escritos pueden enviarse a:

AlcaldeSalvador Vela
509 S. Alton Blvd.
Alton, TX 78573
(956) 432-0760


C-7296-13-B
CITATION BY PUBLICATION
STATE OF TEXAS

To: ANTONIO ESCOBEDO and NORA ELIA ESCOBEDO, and their unknown heirs, if any.

You are commanded to appear and answer in this matter at or before 10 o’clock a.m. of the first Monday after the expiration of 42 days from the date of issuance thereof, the date for answer being January 24, 2014.

If you or your attorney do not file a written answer with the clerk who issued this citation by the answer date, a judgment may be entered adversely affecting your rights in certain real estate, All of Lot 5, Chacon Estates Unit No. 1, Hidalgo County, Texas. The petition of the Plaintiffs, MARTIN ANDRADE and MARIA GUADALUPE ANDRADE, was filed in the 93rd District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas on December 6, 2013, naming you as Defendants. The law suit seeks a declaratory judgment that all payments have been made under a contract for deed recorded as document number 1666849 in the land records of the County Clerk of Hidalgo County, Texas and that the Plainitiffs are entitled to a conveyance of the subject property from the Defendants. Further, the petition asks for a judgment declaring that the Plaintiffs are henceforth the owners of the subject property and awarding the interest of the Defendants to the Plaintiffs.

Issued and given under my hand and seal of the Court at Edinburg, Hidalgo County, Texas, on December 13, 2013.

LAURA HINOJOSA, DISTRICT CLERK
P.O. BOX 87
EDINBURG, TX 78539
Deputy Clerk


THE STATE OF TEXAS

NOTICE TO DEFENDANTS: “You have been sued. You may employ an attorney. If you or your attorney does not file a written answer with the clerk who issued this citation by 10:00 A.M. on the Monday next after the expiration of forty-two (42) days after the date of issuance of this citation and Petition, a default Judgment may be taken against you.”

TO: ANTONIO GUEL ARRIAGA AND EDNA ALICIA GUEL, DEFENDANTSGREETINGS:

You are hereby commanded to appear by filing a written answer to the Plaintiff’s Original Petition at or before 10:00 o’clock A.M. of the Monday next after the expiration of forty-two (42) days after the date of issuance of this citation the same being on this the 23rd day of October, 2013 before the Honorable Mario E. Ramirez, Jr., 332nd District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas at the Courthouse of said county in Edinburg, Texas. Said PETITION TO QUIET TITLE TRESPASS TO TITLE OR ALTERNATIVELY, ADVERSE POSSESSION filed in said court on the 27th day of March, 2013 in the case numbered C-1492-13-F on the docket of said court and styled:

JOSE GALARZA, JR. AND EUSTOLIA GALARZA VS. ANTONIO GUEL ARRIAGA AND EDNA ALICIA GUEL.

Said petition was filed in said court by Attorney TED RODRIGUEZ, JR., TED RODRIGUEZ, JR., P.C., 2007 E GRIFFIN PKWY, MISSION, TX 78572 956-519-8100.

A brief nature of the suit is as follows: PLAINTFFS PRAY FOR CLEAR TITLE TO THE PROPERTY AT: ALL OF LOT 29, EZEQUIEL ACEVEDO, JR. SUBDIVISION, UNIT NO. 2, HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS. ACCORDING TO THE MAP RECORDED IN VOLUME 22, PAGE 68 OF THE MAP RECORDS IN THE OFFICES OF THE COUNTY CLERK OF HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS, REFERENCE TO WHICH IS MADE HERE FOR ALL PURPOSES; AND ALSO KNOWN AS 1013 ACEVEDO LANE, MISSION, TX 78572, AND DAMAGES IN AN AMOUNT TO BE PROVEN AT TRIAL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ACTUAL DAMAGES, DIRECT AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, ATTORNEY FEES AND TAXABLE COURT COSTS.

The officer executing this writ shall promptly serve the same according to requirements of law, and the mandates thereof, and make due return as the law directs.

ISSUED AND GIVEN UNDER MY HAND AND SEAL of said court at Edinburg, Texas on this the 22nd day of November, 2013.

LAURA HINOJOSA, DISTRICT CLERK
HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS
PABLO CAMPOS, DEPUTY CLERK          


VEHICLE AUCTION

As per Code 683, sub-section B, 683.012 of the Texas Transportation Code, we inform you that the vehicles listed below have been taken into custody by the Alton Police Department and will be sold at auction.

1997            Lexus                                    ES3                        White                        JT8BF22G3V0026367

2008            Kia                                    Optima                        Grey                        KNAGE123085228282

1997            Dodge                                    Ram                        Silver                        3B7HC13Y7VG801741

1994            Pontiac                                     Firebird                        Blue                        2G2FS22S9R2228142

1997            GMC                                    Yukon                        White                        1GKEC13R9VJ742318

2002            Chevy                                    Trail Blazer            Black                        1GNDS13S922499698           

2002            Chevy                                     Suburban            Silver                        3GNEC16Z72G235896

2004            Kia                                    Sorento                        Grey                        KNDJD733045255487

For more information about these vehicles, contact the Alton Police Department at (956) 432-0700. The auction will be held at the Alton Police Department located at 509 South Alton Blvd, Alton, Texas on February 21, 2014 at 11:00 am. Payment shall be made cash or cashier’s check only. The City of Alton reserves the right to accept the best and most advantageous offer. Vehicles are sold as is, no warranty and no returns.

The aforementioned vehicles will be located at 509 South Alton Blvd, Alton Texas 78573.

Chief Enrique Sotelo

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