The City of Brownsville is conducting a Fair Housing Study to analyze the impediments to fair housing in the community. This study is required by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for receipt of federal funds for housing and community development. 

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La Ciudad de Brownsville esta llevando a cabo un estudio de Vivienda Justa para analizar impedimentos a la igualdad en viviendas en la comunidad. Este estudio es requirido por el US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), para recibir fondos federales para viviendas y desarrollo comunitario.

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Brownsville is developing a marketing campaign, including a unified branding and marketing plan. This is a cooperative effort between the City of Brownsville, the Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation, the Brownsville Economic Development Council and Hahn Public Communications, with input from interested stakeholders. We believe that an organized and effective internal and external image will position Brownsville for future economic and cultural success.

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Brownsville Wins Again !!

All-America City DelegationThe city of Brownsville was named an All-America City by the National Civic League (NCL) Sunday night, June 15, 2014, in Denver, Colorado. The All-America City award recognizes “cities where citizen action has succeeded in making the community a better place to live.” Nine other cities across the United States also were recognized.

Check out the Award Acceptance in the video below.

RWJF Culture of Health Prize Awarded to Brownsville

Brownsville was notified that it is one of six winners of the prestigious RWJF Culture of Health Prize awarded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The prize honors communities that are harnessing the collective power of leaders, partners and stakeholders to help residents live healthier lives. Announced June 25, 2014 at the Aspen Ideas Festival Spotlight: Health, Brownsville will receive a cash prize of $25,000 in recognition of its commitment to building a Culture of Health.

Learn more about Brownsville's efforts here or watch the video here.

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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.

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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.