Leon County, Texas (May 2021) – Leon County recently acquired vehicles and maintenance equipment for county road work and maintenance needs. “This equipment is a great addition to our maintenance fleet,” stated Kyle Workman, Leon County Precinct 3 Commissioner. B.D. Holt Company, San Antonio, Texas and Iowa Farm Equipment, Tipton, Iowa were selected as the equipment vendors. Financing was provided by Government Capital Corporation, Southlake, Texas.
“The finance process was efficient and cost-effective,” remarked Kyle Workman, Leon County Precinct 3 Commissioner. “Government Capital’s knowledge of public sector financing was a great value.”
“I want to congratulate Leon County and Kyle Workman, Precinct 3 Commissioner on these purchases that will greatly improve maintenance services to the citizens and businesses of Leon County,” stated Drew Whitington, Government Capital Corporation Vice President, Client Services. “We take great pride in assisting Texas counties reach their goals and objectives.”
About Leon County
Leon County is located is central East Texas with a population of more than 17,000. Agriculture, poultry farming, cattle ranching, hay and small grains drive the economy. Centerville is the county seat. The legislature of the Republic of Texas authorized Leon County in 1846 and named it in honor of Martin de Leon, the founder of Victoria, Texas. However, local legend believes it was named for a yellow wolf of the region commonly called the leon. For more information, visit www.co.leon.tx.us
About Government Capital Corporation
Government Capital Corporation is a leading public finance firm providing professional financial services to all local governmental entities. Since its founding in 1992, the company has successfully completed thousands of municipal financings exceeding $4.5 Billion across Texas and the nation. For more information, visit www.govcap.com