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  By: Lucio III H.R. No. 1673
         WHEREAS, Sunrise Mall in Brownsville is celebrating the 40th
  anniversary of its founding in 2019; and
         WHEREAS, Established in 1979, Sunrise Mall was purchased 20
  years later by the Dillard's Corporation in association with The
  MGHerring Group; a construction and expansion project included a
  new food court, a movie theater, JCPenney and Dillard's department
  stores, and Sunrise Commons; in 2003, Dillard's sold its share of
  the mall to CBL & Associates Properties; in recent years, the
  company has made a number of renovations, and a Dick's Sporting
  Goods and an H&M were added; and
         WHEREAS, Today the 801,392 square-foot enclosed shopping
  center has an anchor lineup that includes Sears, Bealls, and a
  Cinemark theater in addition to Dillard's, JCPenney, and Dick's
  Sporting Goods; the mall also features more than 100 specialty
  shops, an indoor carousel, and a diverse selection of restaurants;
         WHEREAS, Sunrise Mall has contributed significantly to the
  prosperity and vibrancy of the Brownsville area, and it is fitting
  that this notable enterprise be recognized for the valued service
  it has provided to the community; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 86th Texas
  Legislature hereby commemorate the 40th anniversary of Sunrise Mall
  and extend to all those associated with the center sincere best
  wishes for the future; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Sunrise Mall as an expression of high regard by the
  Texas House of Representatives.