Just over one-third of the 4,220 citations law enforcement agencies and the city of Uvalde code enforcement office submitted to Uvalde Municipal Court for calendar year 2016 have been resolved. Of the citations – all issued between Jan. 1 and Dec. 29, 2016 – 2,762 are pending.
Uvalde City Councilman Steve Balke shows off a plastic bag attainable at any of several dog waste stations at Uvalde Memorial Park. Uvalde City Council voted in September to erect signage and purchase bags to encourage park visitors to clean up after their pets.
While superstition calls for wearing red – which is said to bring love, luck, prosperity and good fortune – on New Year’s Eve, several individuals pushed their luck and instead donned orange jumpsuits for holiday weekend stays at the Uvalde County Jail. Included among the 15 individuals arrested between Friday and Sunday was