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  1. On the Border, By the Sea

    Public Health & Wellness Department Awarded Grant to Enhance Vector Control Efforts

    The City of Brownsville Public Health & Wellness Department was awarded $15,311 in U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to enhance its vector control efforts. Read on...
  2. On the Border, By the Sea

    City of Brownsville Administrative Offices Closed on Cesar Chavez Day

    All City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Friday, March 31, 2017, in observance of Cesar Chavez Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be reached by calling 9-1-1. Read on...
  3. Meet Me at the Park

    Nominate Brownsville to win $20K during “Meet Me at the Park”

    Beginning Saturday, April 1, 2017, Brownsville residents are encouraged to celebrate Earth Month by nominating the City of Brownsville for a chance to win $20,000 in grant funding to make improvements at a local park. Read on...
  4. Brownsville Metro Logo

    Brownsville Metro Named FTA Region VI 2017 Transit System of the Year

    On Tuesday, March 21, 2017, Brownsville Metro was honored with the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Region VI 2017 Transit System of the Year award at the Texas Transit Association’s 2017 Training, Expo, & Roadeo in Lubbock, Texas. Read on...
  5. Brownsville Fire Department

    City Commission Approves Architectural Services for New Brownsville Fire Department Facility

    At a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, the Brownsville City Commission voted to award an architectural services contract for the renovation of the former La Casa del Nylon retail establishment in Downtown Brownsville. Read on...
  6. City Manager&#39s Youth Fund Recipients

    City Manager’s Youth Fund Awards Two Students $1,000 Scholarships

    The City Manager’s Youth Fund awarded scholarships through the Mr. Amigo Association to two students from Brownsville at the Annual Boards & Commissions Appreciation Luncheon at the Brownsville Event Center on Friday, February 24, 2017. Read on...
  7. Johnny Rockets Fundraiser

    “Roll In and Raise Funds” to benefit BARCC

    Johnny Rockets has partnered with the Brownsville Animal Regulation & Care Center (BARCC) to host the “Roll In and Raise Funds!” fundraiser from 4 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at Johnny Rockets, 3340 Pablo Kisel Blvd. in Brownsville. Read on...
  8. Peter Piper Pizza Fundraiser

    Peter Piper Pizza Fundraiser to benefit BARCC

    Peter Piper Pizza has partnered with the Brownsville Animal Regulation & Care Center (BARCC) to host a fundraiser from 4 to 10 p.m. on Monday, March 20, 2017, at Peter Piper Pizza, 1644 Central Blvd. in Brownsville. Read on...
  9. Town of Rancho Viejo Open House Invitation

    Town of Rancho Viejo Master Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan Open House

    The Town of Rancho Viejo, in partnership with the Brownsville MPO and Halff Associates, Inc., will host the Town of Rancho Viejo Master Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan Open House from on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Read on...
  10. TRAPS Award

    City of Brownsville, Parks & Recreation Department earn TRAPS Awards

    The City of Brownsville received three awards at the 2017 Texas Recreation & Park Society (TRAPS) Institute and Expo, held on February 27, 2017, to March 3, 2017, in Irving, Texas. Read on...
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