Superintendent of Bridges named to state commission
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Rigo Villarreal to the Texas Facilities Commission. The commission manages state government buildings and also handles the sale of surplus property. This includes property donated to the state by federal programs.
“It’s an honor and privilege to be appointed by Governor Abbott. I’m humbled by his trust and that I greatly appreciate the appointment to this position,” said Villarreal. “I knew I wanted to do public service for our community but, my community just grew about the size of Texas.”
Villarreal is the Superintendent of Bridges for the City of McAllen. He is a board member of the Rio Grande Valley Chamber of Commerce, McAllen Chamber of Commerce and the Border Trade Alliance Executive Board. He is also a member of the Texas Transportation Commission Border Trade Advisory Committee.
Villarreal’s term expires on Jan. 31, 2023.