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NPT Capitol: They’re, like, all valley girls and boys on Monday

El Paso legislators will host “Valley Days” in Austin on Monday and Tuesday.

“The two-day event gives elected and civic leaders from Ysleta, Tornillo, Fabens, Horizon City, Socorro and San Elizario an opportunity to network and meet with their state delegation on issues of importance to their communities.” a press release from the office of state Sen. Eliot Shapleigh.

“Valley Days in Austin lets us visit on Valley needs like water, sewage, broadband, roads—basic stuff. Leaders from Horizon, Socorro, San Eli, and Fabens will join Senator Uresti, Representative Quintanilla and me to go agency to agency to advocate for the people of our Mission Valley,” Senator Shapleigh said.

Read the whole press release in the documents section of NPT’s on site blog resource

Written by newspapertreeelpaso

February 6, 2009 at 10:47 am

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  1. It annoys me how shapleigh changed what everyone called the lower valley to make it sound classier. What a jerk!


    February 8, 2009 at 9:26 pm

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