12 Apr 2023

LEDC Business Conversation Series

Apr. 12th- Our guest speaker for today’s Business Conversation meeting was Mrs. Yvette Limon, International Bridge System Director of the City of Laredo.

Mrs. Limon shared trade and traffic statistics on Laredo’s four bridges and information about investment projects at the World Trade Bridge during her presentation to our membership and community partners. These investment projects included:

Inspection Station Expansion, Refrigerated Inspection Facilities,

Hazardous Materials Bridge Span Retrofit Project, Hazardous Material Offsite Containment Facility, World Trade Bridge FAST Lane Relocation Project, Weigh-in-Motion Scales & Curve Paving in Existing Exit Lanes, Progress on World Trade Bridge Expansion Project, and updated timeline to December 2027 for full completion.

The Membership Spotlight prior to the Business Conversation presentation was Ms. Julie Bazan, Executive Director of the Area Health Education Center of the Mid Rio Grande Border Area of Texas, Inc., a proud member of the Laredo EDC.

Click the link below to view the Membership Spotlight presentation.

View the video presentation here