Cole stated the constructing has satisfactory parking close by.
Megan Henderson, who advocated for downtown as the previous government director of Metropolis Heart Waco, stated she had heard Tecovas is likely to be coming.
“It is an excellent signal that manufacturers with that type of presence and cachet really feel its time to put money into Waco. I actually suppose they may do effectively,” stated Henderson, who’s leaving to change into Hillsboro’s metropolis supervisor. “We’ve got different manufacturers with cachet, however we have grown them ourselves.”
She was referencing Magnolia and Balcones Distilling, an award-winning whisky maker headquartered close to eleventh Road and Mary Avenue.
Wes Allison, president and CEO of HOT Honest & Rodeo, stated he wears boots most likely 4 days every week. When he was being interviewed for the job in 2002, then-board member Scott Felton, now McLennan County decide, requested him the model of shoes he wore. His reply: Rios de Mercedes.
“I nonetheless have that pair, and I will most likely by no means eliminate them, for sentimental causes,” stated Allison, who is aware of the allure of a very good pair of shoes.
“It is nice Tecovas is coming to Waco. I’ve by no means worn a pair, however I’ve seen the identify in sales space area at some very huge reveals, in Houston, for instance,” stated Allison. “We’ve got Cavender’s, Ritchie’s, a number of boot shops in Waco now, but it surely’s good to have a range. I am certain individuals attending livestock and equine reveals right here will go downtown, if they’ve a buying alternative.”