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12/14/2023 CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery Earns Third ENERGY STAR® Certification

For the third time in four years, the CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ENERGY STAR® certification, distinguishing the plant as a leader in...

Categories: Corpus Christi
03/30/2023 CITGO Partners with Zavala Elementary to Provide ADA Compliant Swing Set

CITGO continues our strong partnership with Zavala Elementary School in the Corpus Christi Independent School District. The school’s mission is to create a friendly and welcoming environment for all students.

Categories: Corpus Christi
12/21/2022 CITGO Makes Leadership Appointments

CITGO Petroleum Corporation named Jim Cristman Vice President and General Manager Lemont Refinery and named Dennis Willig Vice President and General Manager Corpus Christi Refinery. This change is...

Categories: Corpus Christi, Lemont, Personnel
05/31/2022 CITGO Brings Bess the Book Bus Back to Corpus Christi to Visit Local Students

Corpus Christi, Texas, May 31, 2022 – As part of its ongoing educational partnership with CITGO, Bess the Book Bus visited hundreds of students at four local elementary schools during a two-day...

Categories: Corpus Christi
03/19/2021 CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery Earns Prestigious 2020 ENERGY STAR® Certification

CITGO Petroleum Corporation today announced its Corpus Christi Refinery has received the prestigious 2020 ENERGY STAR® certification, awarded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),...

Categories: Corpus Christi, National
11/30/2020 CITGO Celebrates STEM Day Honoring Innovation Academies

CITGO Petroleum Corporation celebrated National STEM Day on Nov. 8 honoring the achievements its 11 CITGO Innovation Academies have had in increasing access to educational opportunities in...

Categories: Corpus Christi, Houston, Lake Charles, Lemont, National
06/21/2019 2019 CITGO Etchells World Championship Regatta Attracts Champion Sailors from Around the World

More than a hundred sailors representing at least ten countries will compete in Corpus Christi for the 2019 CITGO Etchells World Championship Regatta beginning June 24. CITGO is Presenting Sponsor...

Categories: Corpus Christi
04/12/2019 Fiesta De La Flor Presented by CITGO Becomes Major Source of Economic Growth for City of Corpus Christi

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – April 12, 2019 – CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Visit Corpus Christi are celebrating a milestone in 2019 with the fifth annual Fiesta de la Flor honoring Tejano music...

Categories: Corpus Christi
04/10/2019 CITGO Marks 26 Year Partnership with Special Olympics South Texas

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – April 10, 2019 – The 36th annual Special Olympics Area 2 South Texas Spring Games Presented by CITGO took place Saturday, April 6, 2019, marking a 26 year partnership...

Categories: Corpus Christi
04/09/2019 CITGO Gifts Selena Painting to City of Corpus Christi as Mayor Proclaims Fiesta de la Flor Days in Corpus Christi

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – April 9, 2019 – The weekend of April 12-13, 2019 is now officially recognized as Fiesta de la Flor Days in Corpus Christi, Texas in honor of Tejano music icon Selena...

Categories: Corpus Christi
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