New McAllen Mayor, Jim Darling, sworn-in

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 7:02am

Jim Darling was sworn-in Tuesday night at City Hall along with several city commissioners and public utility board members.  

Darling has been the city attorney, assistant city manager and was a city commissioner for the last six years.  

"First thing is I want to listen to our city and see what they think," Darling said. "I don't have all the answers but I think several projects I would like to do is improving our traffic flow in our city which is the number one complaint I get... And generally making sure McAllen has a friendly business community." 

Darling also said he wants to work with surrounding cities to take advantage of regional opportunities when they present themselves. 

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