City of La Feria Receives USDA Loan
LA FERIA — The City of La Feria received a large sum of money that will be used for economical growth for the community. The La Feria Industrial Development Corporation received $400,000 dollar loan as part of the USDA’s Intermediary Relending Program. The money will go towards recruiting new businesses to generate jobs along with helping sustain existing businesses. La Feria Mayor Steve Brewer stated, "It's big, in jobs means when kids graduate high school they will move back to La Feria, they graduate college come back to La Feria and jobs are life blood of the community, so if your employed here you spend your money here and we are thrilled."