Brownsville in Running for Commercial Space Port
BROWNSVILLE- The Brownsville City commission on Thursday passed a resolution in support of "Space X" a private company based in Hawthorne, California. Brownsville is one of the three sites Space X is considering as a potential launch area. The other possibilities sites are in Florida and Puerto Rico. If they pick Brownsville City Officials say Space X could bring 600 jobs to the city with a minimum annual salary of 55 Thousand Dollars. The proposed Brownsville site is privately owned and is located near Boca Chica Beach.