Ground has been broken on an $8-9 million La Salle County Airport expansion in Cotulla. The expansion will add over a mile of runway and additional airplane parking.
The expansion is just one example of how Cotulla is changing with the Eagle Ford. The video below includes coverage of the groundbreaking ceremony and interviews with locals:
Pro 8 News Eagle Ford Coverage From Laredo
City officials hope to see additional investment from energy companies in the area. As the video states, more than $100 million has been invested in Cotulla to date and $200 million is not far way.