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The City of Brownsville has introduced a new mobile web application (app)-- "Access Brownsville." It allows citizens to quickly have access to all things Brownsville. Users can easily submit requests for service, ask questions and find up to date information on the City operations and events.
    The ‘Access Brownsville’ app is web-based, so it can be used through iPhone, Android and Blackberry devices, as well as computers, laptops and tablets. It is now available as a free download for Apple and Android phones from their respective online stores.

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Congratulations, Brownsville !!
The National Civic League announced the finalists for the 2014 All-America City Awards, the country's most prestigious award for outstanding, community-based civic accomplishments.  Brownsville, proudly, was one of the 25 finalists selected to attend the awards event in Denver on June 13-15, 2014. To view the full release, click here.

Fiscal Year 2014 Adopted Budget
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To provide our customers efficient and quality municipal services with courtesy and concern

Brownsville's semi-tropical climate is recognized as one of the most delightful in the nation. The city has an average temperature of 74 degrees and an average rainfall of 25.55 inches. Average relative humidity is 75.25%. The comfortable year-round climate provides for an abundance of recreational fun and activities. Residents regularly visit Matamoros and South Padre Island as both places are only minutes away.

Brownsville's population is quickly approaching 200,000 and growing. Our sister city of Matamoros has a population is excess of 750,000. As the seat of Cameron County, we are a city rich in history and one of the fastest growing areas in the United States.

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lthy Community Challenge: 
The Healthy at H-E-B Community Challenge has come to an end, and thanks to you it was a huge success! Brownsville received 3rd Place in the large-sized city category thanks to 
your participation.

     To view our community's scoreboard and get moreinformation about this challenge, click here.
The City of Brownsville and the BISD Municipal Youth Ambassador Program is a 2- year program with two main components: the program year and the alumni year. During this time, participants will build their knowledge about current issues facing the city and develop leadership, personal, and group skills. Visit the program web site for more information at: