Water Board Director Questioned on Employees Doing Home Repairs
MCALLEN — McAllen's Water Board Director, Othal Brand Jr., is in hot water after sending employees to do house repairs to his mother's home from last month's hail storm. It's reported that nine employees worked on a Friday and Saturday on repairing the home and earning the same rate of pay as if working on county time. Mr. Brand has stated that the workers were not working on district time.