Victoria Report Podcast

Victoria Report Podcast

Latest Episodes

Victoria recycle experts discuss how recycling programs across the country are affected by global downturn in recyclables.
August 19, 2019

Shanna Lopez from Waste Management and Darryl Lesak with the City of Victoria discuss what the City and Waste Management must do to keep the Victoria recycling program efficient.

PD’s Crime Victim Liaison helps innocent crime victims in time of need
July 11, 2019

Wendi DuVall, Crime Victim Liaison for the Victoria Police Department, explains the role she plays in helping innocent crime victims recover from traumatic events.

Texas General Land Office has billions left to help homeowners and businesses affected by Hurricane Harvey
June 03, 2019

Shannon Longoria from the Texas General Land Office discusses the billions of dollars in federal assistance still available for home owners and businesses affected by Hurricane Harvey.

The upcoming 2019 Bach Festival – a conversation with Artistic Director Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez.
May 17, 2019

The 2019 Victoria Bach Festival, one of Victoria’s iconic events, begins June 1. The festival celebrates its 44th year with a week of concerts all around Victoria featuring performances at breakfast, lunch and in the evening.

Fire Marshal offers advice for business owners wanting to expand or remodel their business. Fire Marshal will host a round table discussion on these types of projects on May 9, 2019.
May 01, 2019

Victoria Fire Marshal Tom Legler discusses how the fire safety codes apply to new construction projects, remodeling an existing business or expanding a business. The Fire Marshal’s Office urges business owners to contact his office before they begin ma...

MPO Seeks Public Input on Transportation Needs for Victoria
April 05, 2019

The Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is beginning to update its long range master plan for transportation. In this podcast, Maggie Bergeron, Transportation Planner and MPO Coordinator, discusses the need for public input as the MPO updates its ...

Texas Mile Speeds to Victoria with No Speed Limit!
March 18, 2019

Will the MK2 Motorsports Ford GT reach 300mph at this weekend’s Texas Mile? Will a motorcycle break the existing motorcycle run of 262mph? Joel Novosad from Explore Victoria Texas discusses that possibility and all the high-speed excitement at Victoria...

Security Tips to Stop Car and Home Burglaries in Victoria
February 14, 2019

There were more than 700 burglaries of cars and homes in 2018. This year (2019) is starting off even worse. Crime Prevention Officer John Turner has tips to help citizens avoid becoming a victim of burglaries in 2019.

Victoria Recycling Program Affected by China’s Green Fence
February 12, 2019

Darryl Lesak explains an international issue that affects recycling in Victoria.

Active Shooter Safety Tips with John Turner
February 12, 2019

Is this episode, John Turner with the Victoria Police Department walks us through Active Shooter Safety Tips.