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Posted on: July 6, 2018

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Brownsville Parks Mobile Recreation Unit Tour

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The Brownsville Mobile Recreation Unit Tour is a traveling party for the entire community. The Mobile Recreation Unit features an inflatable water slide, portable basketball hoops, tricycles, hula hoops, arts and crafts supplies, and an assortment of othe...

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Tire Collection Day

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Report Water Damage

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Brownsville residents may report any water damage to their residence by calling (956) 546-HELP (4357) or email 546help@cob.us  Residents are encouraged to document the damage by photograph and/or video and submit those documents via email to 546h...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Egypt 3D: Secrets of the Mummies (IMAX Trailer)

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Journey to the royal tombs of Egypt and explore the history of ancient Egyptian society as told through the mummies of the past. The film follows explorers and scientists as they piece together the archaeological and genetic clues of Egyptian mummies, and...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

S.E.T.I.

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The prospect that we may not be alone in the universe is taken as a fact by the movies, writers and a great many scientists. As yet, we have no hard evidence of another living thing outside Planet Earth. S.E.T.I. - The Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelli...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Ice Worlds

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The delicate balance between ice, water and the existence of life has been a topic of exploration and discover in science for generations. In travels to the Arctic and Antarctic regions of our planet, we’ll examine the ecosystems that live and t...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Tales of the Maya Skies

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Tales of the Maya Skies is a digital fulldome show that immerses the audience in Mayan astronomy, art and culture through a custom score and visuals. Produced by Chabot Space & Science Center, Tales of the Maya Skies inspire...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Africa The Serengeti

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Africa The Serengeti takes you on an extraordinary journey to view a spectacle few humans have ever witnessed: The Great Migration. Journey with more than two million wildebeest, zebras and antelope in their annual 500-mile trek across the Serengeti Plain...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Zula Patrol: Under the Weather

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The stalwart heroes of the Zula Patrol are on an expedition collecting samples of weather for scientist Multo’s research -- using their loyal pet Gorga’s ability to collect and bottle all kinds of weather. But when the Zula gang inadve...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Violent Universe

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Comets, asteroids, and meteors hurtling through space.  Stars collapsing under their own gravity.  Infernos of nuclear energy releasing their deadly radiation across the universe.  Witness the raw power of the cosmos in this thr...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Seven Wonders

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Seven Wonders is a visual treat – two distinct tours take the audience through the seven wonders of the ancient world and the marvels of the universe revealed by modern astronomy. 

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Invaders of Mars

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Under the care of Emmy award winning space artist, Don Davis, this beautifully crafted show highlights our ongoing exploration of Mars. We explore the Martian surface as seen by Earth’s various spacecraft "invaders" and use the data gathered to ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Zula Patrol: Down to Earth Trailer

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While on a routine fossil-hunting expedition, The Zula Patrol turns up evidence that the villainous Deliria Delight has been travelling back in time to Earth’s prehistoric past to illegally dump her company’s toxic trash. The Zula Patr...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

The Voyager Encounters

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From 1979 to 1989 the Voyager 1 and 2 missions explored the wonders of the outer solar system. The Voyager Encounters is the definitive summary of results returned by the two spacecraft. It recaps the flybys of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune in one c...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Seasonal Stargazing

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Find out more about "what’s up tonight" in just a few minutes than some people do in a lifetime! Hop through constellations, learn cool star names, and groove to planetarium space music in this fulldome audiovisual experience.

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Sea Monsters

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Journey 80 million years back in time to an age when mighty dinosaurs dominated the land and an equally astonishing assortment of ferocious creatures swarmed, hunted, and fought for survival beneath the vast, mysterious prehistoric seas.

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Oceans in Space

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Oceans In Space is a journey of exploration that seeks out places where conditions are favorable for life to exist. This original and thought-provoking presentation highlights the search for extrasolar planets and an understanding of the conditions necess...

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Oasis in Space

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Oasis In Space transports the audience on a startling and beautiful voyage through our universe, galaxy and solar system in search of liquid water - a key ingredient for life on Earth. With a proven, audience-tested story, a 95% viewer approval rating, an...

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Hubble Vision 2

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A fascinating tour of the cosmos — from Earth orbit to the limits of the observable universe, featuring planets, star birth, supernovae, galaxy collisions, black holes, and more!

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The Cowboy Astronomer

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A skillfully woven tapestry of star tales and Native American legends, combined with constellation identification, star-hopping, and astronomy tidbits — all told from the unique viewpoint of a cowboy astronomer who has traveled the world plying ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2018

Cars 3

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Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world.

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Batman v Superman

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is a movie starring Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, and Amy Adams. Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. ...

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LEGO Ninjago Movie

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The Lego Ninjago Movie is a movie starring Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, and Fred Armisen. Shunned by everyone for being the son of an evil warlord, a teenager seeks to defeat him with the help of his fellow ninjas.

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Justice League

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Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.

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Posted on: June 26, 2018

The Nut Job

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An incorrigibly self-serving exiled squirrel finds himself helping his former park brethren survive by raiding a nut store, a location that also happens to be a front for a human gang's bank robbery.

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Posted on: June 26, 2018

The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

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The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature is a movie starring Will Arnett, Maya Rudolph, and Bobby Cannavale. Following the events of the first film, Surly and his friends must stop Oakton City's mayor from destroying their home to make way for a dysfunctional amuse...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

July 21, 2018- Spider-man: Homecoming

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Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail of a new menace prowling the skies of New York City.

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July 26, 2018-The Lego Ninjago Movie

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Shunned by everyone for being the son of an evil warlord, a teenager seeks to defeat him with the help of his fellow ninjas.

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July 28, 2018-Thor: Ragnarok

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Thor is imprisoned on the planet Sakaar, and must race against time to return to Asgard and stop Ragnarök, the destruction of his world, at the hands of the powerful and ruthless villain Hela.

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August 2, 2018-A Wrinkle In Time

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After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

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August 4, 2018-Suicide Squad

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A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse.

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August 9, 2018-Early Man

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Set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures and woolly mammoths roamed the earth, Early Man tells the story of Dug, along with sidekick Hognob as they unite his tribe against a mighty enemy Lord Nooth and his Bronze Age City to save their home.

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August 11, 2018-Black Panther

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T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.

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August 16, 2018-Paddington 2

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Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen.

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August 18, 2018-Guardians of the Galaxy

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A group of intergalactic criminals are forced to work together to stop a fanatical warrior from taking control of the universe.

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August 23, 2018-Sherlock Gnomes

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Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renowned detective Sherlock Gnomes to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.

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August 25, 2018-Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2

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The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage.

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August 30, 2018-Peter Rabbit

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Feature adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer's vegetable garden.

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Commissioner Tetreau-Kalifa Featured as Guest Reader in HACB Children’s Book Club

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Brownsville Comprehensive Housing Plan Press Conference

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Sand and Bag Distribution

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WHO:                   The City of BrownsvilleOffice of Emergency Management & Homeland SecurityPublic Works Department 

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

City Donates Fire Equipment to Sister City

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (July 2, 2018) – The Brownville Fire Department on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, donated used fire equipment to the City of Heroica Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico Fire Department.

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Posted on: July 1, 2018

City of Brownsville Offices Closed in Observance Independence Day

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (June 29, 2018) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, in observance of Independence Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be reached by calling 9-1-1.

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

City to Host Pawns & Queens: Chess Clinics for Girls

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Posted on: June 23, 2018

City of Brownsville Continues Mosquito Reduction Efforts

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (June 23, 2018) – Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez announced today, the Public Health & Wellness Department’s Vector Control Division initiated larvicide distribution efforts on Friday, June 22, 2018, and will con...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez Issues Disaster Declaration

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (June 21, 2018) – Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez announced today that he has issued a disaster declaration for the City of Brownsville in response to inclement weather due to tropical disturbance 4.

 The City of Brown...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

City of Brownsville Media Update

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (June 21, 2018) – The City of Brownsville staff is working to reduce the risk of flooding, assisting our neighboring cities and carefully monitoring weather conditions.

As the safety of the community is the highest priority, th...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

City Accepting Applications for Brownsville Youth Advisory Council

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (June 15, 2018) – Interim City Manager Michael L. Lopez announced today, the Brownsville Youth Advisory Council is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 year. Applications may be submitted starting Friday, June 15, thro...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

City to Host eCivis Grant Application Workshop

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

CycloBia Aloha Summer Press Conference

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WHO:                   City of BrownsvilleUniversity of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Brownsville Save a Life Hands Only CPR & Choking Rescue

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

City to Host Budget Town Hall

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

City of Brownsville Offices Closed on Memorial Day

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (May 25, 2018) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018, in observance of Memorial Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be reached by calling 9-1-1.

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Hurricane Awareness Fair 2018

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The City of Brownsville’s Office of Emergency Management invites the community to attend the Hurricane Awareness Fair 2018, on Thursday, May 24, 2018, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Brownsville Public Library...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Imagine the Possibilities Tour in Historic Downtown Brownsville

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 Main Street District BrownsvilleTexas Historical Commission

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport Expands Services

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (May 14, 2018) – Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (BRO) officials announced today, that United Airlines will begin nonstop seasonal service from Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport...

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony & Tour

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City of BrownsvilleBrownsville Community Improvement CorporationTexas Southmost CollegeBrownsville Historical AssociationMain Street...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

Gateway International Bridge Wait Times Reduced During Semana Santa

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (April 26, 2018) – The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the City of Brownsville and the U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) to request additional resources at Gateway International Bridge during Semana Santa resulted in ...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

CycloBia Día de los Niños Press Conference

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

City, Partners to Celebrate Earth Fest

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

City Commission Approves MOU with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (April 18, 2018) – At a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, the Brownsville City Commission voted to approve a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the City of Brownsville and the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC)...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Tree Planting Ceremony

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Brownsville Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Open House

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WHAT: The Brownsville MPO will host an Open House from 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at the Historic Brownsville Museum, Mary Yturria Education Center, 641E. Madison Street in Brownsv...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

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

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (April 3, 2018) – This Earth Month, Brownsville residents can show their support for our municipal parks by nominating our city for the “Meet Me at the Park” Earth Month campaign, sponsored by the National ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

City of Brownsville Offices Closed on Good Friday and Cesar Chavez Day

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (March 27, 2018) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Friday, March 30, and Monday, April 2, 2018, in observance Good Friday and Cesar Chavez Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be rea...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Brownsville City Commission Approves MOU with Cameron County

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (March 21, 2018) – At a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, the Brownsville City Commission voted to approve a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the City of Brownsville and Cameron County to request additional ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

City Employee Arrested

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (March 15, 2018) – City employee Antonio M. Zamorano was escorted from City Plaza, located at 1034 E. Levee St., on March 15, 2018, by officers from the Brownsville Police Department following his arrest on one charge of bribe...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Brownsville, Matamoros to host Bi-National 10K & 5K Run on March 24

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (March 1, 2018) – At a press conference held Thursday, March 1, 2018, Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez, in partnership with Matamoros Mayor Jesús Juan de la Garza Díaz del Guante, announced the Bi-National...

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Bi-National 10K & 5K Run Press Conference

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Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez, City of Brownsville

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

City of Brownsville to host Boards & Commissions Appreciation Luncheon

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

City of Brownsville Offices Closed on Presidents Day

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (February 15, 2018) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2018, in observance of Presidents Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be reached by calling 9-1-1.

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

City of Brownsville Public Health & Wellness Department Issues Flu Advisory

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (February 9, 2018) – On February 9, 2018, the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) released the 2017-2018 Texas Influenza Surveillance Activity Report.

According to the report, “Influenza activity remains ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

66th Annual Scout Government Day

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

City of Brownsville Municipal Court Announces Warrant Amnesty Period

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (January 31, 2018) – The City of Brownsville Municipal Court will hold a warrant amnesty period from Monday, February 12, 2018, to Friday, March 2, 2018.  

During the warrant amnesty period, the Brownsville Municipal C...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

City of Brownsville Participates in Point-In-Time Homeless Count

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

Bi-National 10K & 5K Run Registration Now Open

Bi-National 10K and 5K Run Registration Now Open

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (January 22, 2018) – Registration for the Bi-National 10K & 5K Run is now open. The event, presented by the City of Brownsville and the City of Matamoros, will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 24, 2018.

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Bi-National 10K & 5K Run rescheduled for March 24

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Bi-National 10K & 5K Run rescheduled for March 24Registration Opens January 22 

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (January 19, 2018) – Registration for the Bi-National 10K & 5K Run opens Monday, January 22, 2018. The event, presented by the Cit...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

City of Brownsville Announces Interim City Manager

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (January 17, 2018) – The City of Brownsville announces the appointment of Michael L. Lopez as Interim City Manager. The Brownsville City Commission voted to approve Lopez’s appointment at a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

City of Brownsville, UTHealth Kick-Off The CHALLENGE 2018

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

The CHALLENGE 2018 Press Conference

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

City of Brownsville Offices Closed on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (January 11, 2018) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2018, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be reached by calling 9-1...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Main Street District Brownsville Accepting Applications for Downtown Beautification Program

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (January 10, 2018) – The City of Brownsville, in partnership with Main Street District Brownsville, announces the Downtown Beautification Program.

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Posted on: December 29, 2017

City of Brownsville Offices Closed on New Year’s Day

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (December 29, 2017) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 1, 2018, in observance of New Year’s Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be reached by calling 9-1-1.

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Posted on: December 22, 2017

City of Brownsville Offices Closed on Christmas Day

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (December 22, 2017) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Monday, December 25, 2017, in observance of Christmas Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be reached by calling 9-1-1...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

City of Brownsville to host CycloBia Nights and Lights Press Conference, Arbor Day Celebration

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Historical Resources Survey Update

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony & Tour

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

Parks & Recreation Department, Local Athletes to showcase TAAF Regional Championship Belt

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The City of Brownsville Parks & Recreation Department (PARD), the Brownsville Sports Park and local athletes will be presented a proclamation honoring the Texas Ama...

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Women’s Business Center of Cameron County to host Business Marketing Workshop

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Main Street District BrownsvilleWomen’s Business Center of Cameron CountyBrownsville Chamber of Commerce

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

5th Annual Community Development Summit

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WHO:                   City of BrownsvilleOffice of Grant Management & Community Development

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Municipal Courts Week

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City of Brownsville Municipal CourtPresiding Judge Robert “Bobby” Lerma

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Local Mosquito Pool Sample Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (October 27, 2017) – Today, the City of Brownsville Public Health & Wellness Department announces one local mosquito pool sample tested positive for the West Nile virus.

Local mosquito-borne disease surveillance is conducte...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez Announces Search Advisory Taskforces for City Manager, City Attorney

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (October 26, 2017) – Today, Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez announces the creation of the Search Advisory Taskforce for City Manager and the Search Advisory Taskforce for City Attorney.  The City Manager Search Adviso...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Inauguration Day for the Dining Hall of Ozanam Center, Inc.

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Brownsville City Commissioner District 4 Ben NeeceOzanam Center, Inc.,Bishop Daniel E. Flores, S.T.D.

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Brownsville City Commissioner District 4 Ben Neece and Ozanam Center, Inc. officials invite the community to attend Inauguration Day for the Di...

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Brownsville MPO Issues October 2017 Newsletter

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (October 24, 2017) – The Brownsville Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has issued its October 2017 Newsletter.

The October 2017 Newsletter highlights: Completion of the Town of Rancho Viejo Bicycle and Pedestrian Master ...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Brownsville Metro to host Free Ride Day, 2nd Annual Fall Festival

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (October 23, 2017) – At a press conference held Monday, October 23, 2017, Brownsville Metro kicked-off Transit Customer Appreciation Week in partnership with the Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation, Gladys Porter Zoo, Sunrise ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Brownsville Metro, Partners to Kick-Off Transit Customer Appreciation Week

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Brownsville MetroBrownsville Community Improvement CorporationBrownsville Wellness CoalitionGladys Porter ZooSunrise MallWorkforce Solutions ...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Housing Authority of the City of Brownsville, City of Brownsville to host 1st Annual Treasure Hunt

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Housing Authority of the City of Brownsville

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Join the Housing Authority of the City of Brownsville (HACB) an...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Charlie Cabler Announces Retirement as Brownsville’s City Manager

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (October 12, 2017) – On Thursday, October 12, 2017, Brownsville City Manager Charlie Cabler announced his retirement – effective immediately – after 39 years of public service.

Cabler served as Brownsville C...

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

CycloBia Brownsville: Jazz It Up! Press Conference

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City of BrownsvilleBrownsville Society for the Performing ArtsThe University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

You and your family are fast asleep when the smoke alarm sounds: Do you know what to do?

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (October 10, 2017) – Consider this scenario: It’s 2 o’clock in the morning. You and your family are fast asleep when you awaken to the smoke alarm sounding and the smell of smoke. What do you do? If you and...

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

buildingcommunityWORKSHOP to host Landscape Maintenance Guide Workshop

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City of BrownsvillebuildingcommunityWORKSHOP 

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City of Brownsville partner buildingcommunityWORKSHOP [bc] invites the community to attend a landscape maintenance guide workshop, to be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, October ...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Brownsville City Manager Issues Statement on Audit and Oversight Committee Report

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (October 2, 2017) – Brownsville City Manager Charlie Cabler has issued the following statement in response to the Audit and Oversight Committee Report regarding Brownsville Fire Department and EMS Ambulance Services released a...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Commissioner Jessica Tetreau-Kalifa Issues Statement on Released Audio Recordings

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (September 28, 2017) - Brownsville Commissioner, District 2, Jessica Tetreau-Kalifa has issued the following statement in response to audio recordings that have recently been made public:

“As a member of the City Commission of ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Brownsville City Commissioner Ricardo Longoria, Jr. Issues Statement on Released Audio Recordings

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (September 26, 2017) - Brownsville City Commissioner District 1 Ricardo Longoria, Jr. has issued the following statement in response to audio recordings that have recently been made public:

“As a public official and resident of...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Brownsville Mayor, Commissioners Issue Statement on Released Audio Recordings

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (September 26, 2017) - Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez and members of the Brownsville City Commission have issued the following statements in response to audio recordings that have recently been made public:

“The City of Browns...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Train the Trainer: Mosquito Service Request Workshop

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City of BrownsvillePublic Health & Wellness DepartmentU.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Main Street Brownsville presents: 2nd Annual PARK(ing) Day

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City of BrownsvilleMain Street BrownsvilleBrownsville Historical Association

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

City of Brownsville Announces Interim Fire Chief

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (September 7, 2017) – The City of Brownsville announces the appointment of Deputy Fire Chief Jarrett V. Sheldon to Interim Fire Chief for the Brownsville Fire Department.

Beginning Thursday, September 7, 2017, Sheldon will succ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Brownsville, Matamoros to host Bi-National 10K & 5K Run

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[UPDATE] Due to the recent tragedy experienced in Mexico City, Teleton USA has announced that this event is postponed until further notice.

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (September 6, 2017) – At a press conference held Wednesday, September 6, 2017, Brownsvi...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Bi-National 10K Run Press Conference

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[UPDATE] Due to the recent tragedy experienced in Mexico City, Teleton USA has announced that this event is postponed until further notice.

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

7th Annual STCA Freddie Gomez Memorial Conjunto Concert

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South Texas Conjunto AssociationBrownsville Society for the Performing ArtsCharlie Clark NissanMain Street District Brownsville

 

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Join the South Texas Conjunto Association (STCA), the Brownsville Society for the Perform...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Donation Drop-Off Available at Main and Southmost Library Branches

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City of Brownsville

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The City of Brownsville is accepting donations for Hurricane Harvey relief until 8 p.m. at the Main Library Branch and until 6 p.m. at the Southmost Library Branch on Friday, September 1, 2017.

The City of Br...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Town of Rancho Viejo Master Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan Open House

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Town of Rancho ViejoBrownsville Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO)Halff Associates, Inc.

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The Town of Rancho Viejo, in partnership with the Brownsville MPO and Halff Associates, Inc., will host an Open House for the Town o...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

City of Brownsville Administrative Offices Closed on Labor Day

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 31, 2017) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017, in observance of Labor Day.

Residential and commercial trash collection services will continue to operate a normal sche...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

UPDATE: Hurricane Harvey Relief Donation Drop-Off

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

City of Brownsville Accepting Donations for Hurricane Harvey Relief

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Hurricane Harvey: City of Brownsville Operational Update

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 25, 2017) – The City of Brownsville Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will remain active at Level 3 – Increased Readiness, and may be activated at a higher level pending the track of the storm.

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Sand and Bags Distribution Update

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

City of Brownsville Administrative Offices Open until Further Notice

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 24, 2017) – City of Brownsville administrative offices and facilities will remain open on Friday, August 25, 2017, with the exception of the Brownsville Public Library System – Main Library Branch, 2600 Centr...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Sand and Bags Available for Brownsville Residents

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 24, 2017) – The City of Brownsville encourages residents to prepare for Hurricane Harvey now.

In preparation for rainfall, the City of Brownsville is offering free sand and bags for residents until 8 p.m. on Thursday, A...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez Issues Disaster Declaration and Activates EOC

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 24, 2017) – At a Press Conference held Thursday, August 24, 2017, Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez announced that he has issued a disaster declaration for the City of Brownsville in preparation for inclement weather due...

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

Sand and Bags Available for Brownsville Residents

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City of Brownsville       

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Mosquito Source Reduction Outreach

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City of BrownsvilleCity of Brownsville Public Health & Wellness DepartmentBrownsville Office of Emergency Management & Homel...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Fort Brown Connection Nearing Completion

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 9, 2017) – The Brownsville Historic Battlefield Trail Fort Brown Connection is nearing completion in Downtown Brownsville. Slated for completion in Fall 2017, the Fort Brown Connection includes the construction of 2.75...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

City of Brownsville Launches Efforts to Update Historic Resources Survey

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City of BrownsvilleMain Street District BrownsvilleHHM & Associates, Inc.

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

“Sharrows” Make Their Debut on City Streets

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 7, 2017) – The City of Brownsville announces the installation of Shared Lane Markings (SLMs) or “sharrows” on various city streets throughout the next few months. A sharrow, or Shared Lane Marking &...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

9/11 Memorial Ride

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City of BrownsvilleBrownsville Fire DepartmentLos Fresnos Fire DepartmentPort Isabel Volunteer Fire DepartmentInternational Associat...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Brownsville City Commission Approves Resolution 2017-044

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 2, 2017) – At a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, the Brownsville City Commission voted to approve Resolution 2017-044, “A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF BROWNSVILLE EXPRESSING OPP...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Brownsville.TV Moves to Digital Channel 95.12

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 1, 2017) – Effective August 1, 2017, Spectrum TV™ subscribers in Brownsville will need to tune in to Digital Channel 95.12 to view local government access programming.

Spectrum TV™ has moved Brownsvi...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Market Square Tower Restoration & Dome Replacement Project Complete

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 1, 2017) – The City of Brownsville announces completion of the Market Square Tower Restoration & Dome Replacement Project in Downtown Brownsville.

The Market Square Tower Restoration & Dome Replacement Project f...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

City of Brownsville Receives Promotional Grants from BCIC for CycloBia Brownsville, The CHALLENGE

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (July 28, 2017) – The City of Brownsville is proud to announce it has been awarded $9,990 in Promotion & Community Event Grant funds from the Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation (BCIC) for CycloBia Brownsville and The CHAL...

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

MEDIA ADVISORY: New Airport Terminal Groundbreaking Ceremony

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The City of Brownsville and the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (BRO) are set to host the New Airport Terminal Groundbreaking Ceremony, to be held from 11 a.m. to noon on Friday, October 28, 2016. The Groundbreaking Ceremony will feat...

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2018 Online Guide

Our 2018 Guide is available to read online!

Read about City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department programs, events, and activities on your phone, computer, tablet, etc.

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