VOTE Darla Jones for Mayor of South Padre Island!

  DARLA JONES is the RIGHT CHOICE… RIGHT NOW! VOTE Darla for Mayor of South Padre Island! An Accomplished Leader working for SPI residents, 9 years and counting!   “We have a unique City.  I know the projects, the budget, the City’s fantastic...

2019 South Padre Island Mayoral Candidate Forum

2019 South Padre Island Mayoral Candidate Forum A Special Election will be held on May 4, 2019 to fill the unexpired term for Mayor of the City of South Padre Island. Candidates include: Retired Assistant City Manager, Darla Jones; Real Estate Broker/Builder, Patrick...
POWC Newsletter February 2019

POWC Newsletter February 2019

Recruitment of City Manager was discussed in Executive Session during a Special Meeting of City Council called on February 6, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. The CVAB (Convention and Visitors Advisory Board) convened a special meeting at 2:00 p.m. on February 13 with 5 of the 7...
POWC Newsletter January 2019

POWC Newsletter January 2019

The first regularly scheduled City Council Meeting on January 2, 2019 was previously canceled due to the proximity of the New Year holiday. A special meeting of the City Council was held on Monday January 14, 2019 to consider possible action to appoint an Interim City...
POWC Newsletter December 2018

POWC Newsletter December 2018

SPI City Council held a Special Meeting on Friday, December 28, 2018 where they entered into Closed Executive Session at 3:04 p.m. to deliberate the resignation of the City Manager (Susan Guthrie), consider appointing an interim City Manager and discussion of...
POWC Newsletter November 2018

POWC Newsletter November 2018

The POWC meeting held at Schlitterbahn Beach Resort on November 11th was very well attended.  With about 100 people in the Hibiscus Room, POWC President Shane Wilson called the meeting to order, took care of formalities then introduced the first speaker, Parks and...
POWC Newsletter October 2018

POWC Newsletter October 2018

City Council met Wednesday October 17 with all members in attendance except Councilman Ron Pitcock.  During Public Comments, Council man Ken Medders again gave kudos to staff and Public Works for work being done on Laguna Blvd.  Council members Alita Bagley and Paul...
POWC Newsletter September 2018

POWC Newsletter September 2018

A Special City Council was called to order at 5:50 pm on September 26, 2018 where Mayor Stahl read Agenda Item #3 “Closed Session Pursuant Section 551.071, Texas Gov’t Code Consultation with Attorney to receive legal advice and counsel in connection with the...
POWC Newsletter August 2018

POWC Newsletter August 2018

The Quarterly POWC Membership Meeting took place at the SPI Convention Center on Saturday August 25th with close to 100 people in attendance.  Reports were given by Mayor Dennis Stahl, City Manager Susan Guthrie, Chief of Police Randy Smith, Director of Marketing,...
POWC Newsletter July 2018

POWC Newsletter July 2018

“The EDC is thrilled to assist Island Cinema in the purchase of new seating,” said Darla Lapeyre, EDC Director. “This upgrade will allow the only movie theater in our area to remain a viable business in our economy.” The South Padre Island Economic Development...