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Port Aransas beach vehicle ban enforcement concerns local officials

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Posted at 2:02 PM, Aug 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-10 22:03:07-04

PORT ARANSAS, Texas — On Sunday, Port Aransas Mayor Charles Bujan announced his city no longer had the funds to pay Port Aransas police overtime to patrol the city beaches and enforce the county's orders.

He said if the county wants to send deputies to enforce county orders it could do that.

We stopped by Port Aransas on Sunday and found the beaches were packed.

KRIS 6 reporter Greg Chandler spoke to Nueces Co. Public health authority Annette Rodriguez about her concerns.

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