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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Brownsville Metro Mission Statement

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To provide safe, efficient, professional, and reliable public transportation with courtesy and concern.

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

La Plaza at Brownsville Multimodal Terminal Holiday Hours of Operation

La Plaza at Brownsville Multimodal Terminal Holiday Hours of Operation

Hours will be as follows beginning November 20, 2018 - January 07, 2019

Monday - Sunday

3:00 am to 12 am

La Plaza Parking Garage will be open (24 hours).

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

EFFECTIVE:October 1, 2018 Metro Connect’ s Blue Line New Start/End Time

EFFECTIVE: October 1, 2018

Metro Connect’ s Blue Line New Start/End Time

EFECTIVO: 1 de octubre, 2018 

La línea azul de Metro Connect tiene nueva horio de inicio/finalización.

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Bus Stop Removal/Retiro de Parada

Effective August 29, 2018 - Last bus stop on McDavitt Blvd before Boca Chica will be removed / A partir del 29 de agosto de 2018 - Última parada de autobús McDavitt Blvd antes de Boca Chica será eliminada.

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Route 9 and 9A Deviation

Starting tomorrow, 08/10/2018, Route 9 and 9A Deviation will follow the following Detour. Unless there are any further updates or issues, this Detour is expected to continue through Dec. 30th, 2018. 

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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.

Each Seas...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

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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Posted on: May 18, 2017

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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Posted on: May 18, 2017

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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Posted on: May 18, 2017

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: December 6, 2018

Commissioner Ricardo Longoria, Jr. Hosts Christmas Reading

Reading with Commissioner Ricardo Longoria Jr.

WHO:                   

City of Brownsville

WHAT:            

Brownsville City Commissioner District 1, R...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Commissioner Jessica Tetreau-Kalifa Hosts Town Hall

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WHO:                   

City of Brownsville

WHAT:            

Brownsville City Commissioner District 2, J...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

City of Brownsville Offices Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (November 21, 2018) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed  Thursday, November 22, and Friday, November 23, 2018, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Emergency police, fire and rescue servi...

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

City Issues Statement on Migrant Caravan

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (November 5, 2018) – The Brownsville City Manager’s Office has issued the following statement on behalf of the City of Brownsville regarding the migrant caravan:

“The City of Brownsville is in communication ...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

Brownsville Metro Unveils Ride Systems App

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (November 2, 2018) – Brownsville Metro in partnership with McAllen Metro, South Padre Island Metro, and Valley Metro announce the launch of the Ride System App.

The Ride System app provides real-time vehicle tracking for all Me...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

National Fitness Court® Launch Party

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WHO:                   

City of BrownsvilleNational Fitness CampaignParks & Recreation Department

WHAT:          &...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

6th Annual Community Development Summit

Community Development Summit 9.28.2018

WHO:                   

City of BrownsvilleOffice of Grant Management & Community Development

WHAT:           ...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

“Parks Promote Quality of Life” Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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WHO:                  

City of BrownsvilleParks & Recreation DepartmentOffice of Grant Management & Community DevelopmentBrownsville Community Improvement Cor...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Interim Police Chief Named

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (September 17, 2018) – The City of Brownsville announces the appointment of James Paschall as Interim Police Chief of the Brownsville Police Department, effective, Monday, September 17, 2018.

“I am pleased to announce...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Brownsville Fire Department hosts 9/11 Memorial Ride

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WHO:                   

City of BrownsvilleBrownsville Fire Department

WHAT:             

The Brownsville...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

City of Brownsville Offices Closed in Observance of Labor Day

Labor Day

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 31, 2018) – City of Brownsville administrative offices will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018, in observance of Labor Day. Emergency police, fire and rescue services may be reached by calling 9-1-1.

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Market Square & Brownsville PD Substation Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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WHO:                   

Main Street BrownsvilleBrownsville Police DepartmentBrownsville Chamber of Commerce

WHAT:        &...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Resaca Boulevard Eco-System Restoration Groundbreaking Ceremony

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WHO:                   

 The City of BrownsvilleU.S. Army Corps of EngineersThe Brownsville Public Utilities Board

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Brownsville City Commission Held Public Hearing on Ordinance Number 2018-911-H

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (July 31, 2018) – At a Regular Meeting on Monday, July 30, 2018, the  Brownsville City Commission held a Public Hearing and ACTION on the FIRST READING  to repeal Ordinance Number 2018-911-H. The Brownsville ...

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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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WHO:                   

City of BrownsvilleHousing Authority of the City of Brownsville

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Brownsville Comprehensive Housing Plan Press Conference

WHO:                   

The City of BrownsvilleU.S. Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentHousing Authority of the City of Brownsville

 

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Sand and Bag Distribution

Free Sandbag Distribution 7.9.2018

 

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.

Interim Fire Chief Jarrett Sheldon met with Matamoros ...

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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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WHO:                    

City of BrownsvillePriya Trakru

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The City of Brownsvi...

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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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WHO:                    

City of BrownsvilleBrownsville Community Improvement Corporation (BCIC)

WHAT:          &...

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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

WHAT:         &...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Brownsville Save a Life Hands Only CPR & Choking Rescue

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WHO:                   City of BrownsvilleValley Regional Medical Center

WHAT:                ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

City to Host Budget Town Hall

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WHO:                   City of Brownsville

WHAT:                The City of Brownsville invite...

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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

Noche Historica y Mercado Antiguo

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Main Street District Brownsville                  &a...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Hurricane Awareness Fair 2018

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WHO: 

City of Brownsville

WHAT:

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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WHO:                  

 Main Street District BrownsvilleTexas Historical Commission

WHAT:            &am...

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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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WHO:                    

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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WHO:                   City of Brownsville                      &a...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

City, Partners to Celebrate Earth Fest

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WHO:                City of Brownsville                          U...

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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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WHO:             City of Brownsville                        Rotary Club of Brownsville Sunris...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Brownsville Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Open House

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WHO: Brownsville Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) 

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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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Bi-National 10K & 5K Run Press Conference

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WHO: 

Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez, City of Brownsville

Presidente Municipal Jesús Juan de la Garza Díaz del Guante, H. Matamoros, Tamaulipas

Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation

Brownsville South Padre Island Intern...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

City of Brownsville to host Boards & Commissions Appreciation Luncheon

Boards and Commissions Appreciation Luncheon Invitation

WHO:                   

City of Brownsville

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The City of Brownsville is set to host the Boards & Commissions Appreciation Lunche...

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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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WHO:                  

City of BrownsvilleScout Mayor & CommissionersScout City Management & Directors

WHAT:    The 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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WHO:                   City of BrownsvilleCameron County Homeless Partnership

WHAT:             The Cit...

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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.

The Bi-Nation...

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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.

A...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

City of Brownsville, UTHealth Kick-Off The CHALLENGE 2018

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WHO:                   City of BrownsvilleUTHealth School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

The CHALLENGE 2018 Press Conference

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WHO:                  

City of BrownsvilleUTHealth School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus

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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.

Funded in part by the Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation (BCIC), the ...

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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

City Christmas Wreath

 

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

Tree City USA Celebration at CycloBia Press Conference

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City of BrownsvilleHousing Authority of the City of BrownsvilleThe University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Historical Resources Survey Update

Historic Resources Survey Invitation

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City of BrownsvilleMain Street District Brownsville

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Please join...

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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: 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

11.7.17 Business Marketing COB

 

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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: 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: 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: 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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Posted on: December 7, 2018

Keep Brownsville Beautiful Holiday Food Drive

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Help us help others.  Keep Brownsville Beautiful Holiday Food Drive is going on right now until December 21, 2018.  

Collection bins have been placed at various City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Parks and facilities.

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Pancakes with Santa at Downtown Rec Center

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Attention kids, grandparents, fans of pancakes and Santa.  Friday, December 21 is the day you will want to RSVP....

Join us at the Downtown Rec Center from 10 am to 1 pm and enjoy a holiday style breakfast.

Downtown Rec Center (1338 E. 8th Street) ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

It's Time Texas Community Challenge

RGV Challenge 2019

The only state challenge of its kind, the IT'S TIME TEXAS#CommunityChallenge is designed to provide an easy and fun way for entire communities to mobilize to celebrate a healthy life. 

The IT'S TIME TEXAS Community Challenge, presented by H-E-B, i...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Vote on the future name of the LRGV Active Plan

VOTE FOR LRGV PLAN NAME

Please complete the following survey to share your opinion on the future name of the Lower Rio Grande Valley Active Transportation & Tourism Plan! 

Your input is valuable and will help inform the future of this trail network brand!

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Birding Hikes

Birding Hikes on US Fish and Wildlife property

Birding Hikes are now available for free!

Come on out and enjoy a lovely hike on USFW property that is normally closed to the public.  Join us for Birding Hikes.  Bird watching is an awesome hobby that is beneficial to your health and wel...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Holiday Village at Dean Porter Park will open November 19, 2018

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Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department, Public Works, Brownsville PD, Brownsville SPI International Airport, and volunteers  transported the cottages a few days ago.

Opening day for the Holiday Village at Dean Porter Park  is set for...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

History Harvest at Washington Park

History Harvest at Washington Park

Help us create a digital historical park archive.  Attend this event, and share your park story, your legacy (you will be recorded). 

There will be fireside chats, music and refreshments!  Do not miss it!Who: Open to the public. ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

NFL Flag Football Tournament at Brownsville Sports Park

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NFL Flag Football Tournament at Brownsville Sports Park is happening: November 3, 2018 from 9 am to 7 pm.

Age divisions: 6U, 8U, 10U and 12U.

Spectators--Price of admission:

Adult $5 

Child $2

If your team wants to participate, please visit cob.recdes...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

FREE Native Plant Garden classes

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife services and Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department are offering FREE classes that will help increase habitat for pollinators and monarch butterflies in the form of Native Plant Gardens along the historic Battlefield Trail.

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Public Restroom at the Catherine B. Stillman Dog Park

A newly constructed public restroom facility is now available at the Catherine B. Stillman dog park.  The Catherine B. Stillman dog park  is located next to the Brownsville Animal Shelter. The dog park is open to the general public from ...

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Dog Park Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 18, 2018

Weekend Events Update:

Rain Update October

Due to inclement weather, outdoor events scheduled for weekend of October 19-20 have been changed or canceled.

Events at Dean Porter Park have not been canceled.

Scarecrow Trail and Pumpkin patch will remain as planned. 

There is a change in plans r...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Cosplay event at Ringgold Civic Pavilion Canceled

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The Ringgold Cosplay Contest at Ringgold Civic Pavilion that was scheduled for Friday, October 19th, 2018 has been cancelled.

The rest of the events and activities scheduled for that day will still go on. The public is encouraged to wear their costumes and...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Fitness Court and App

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The Fitness court at Monte Bella officially opens Friday, October 12, 2018. Are you ready to take the challenge?   Do you have the app? 

Fitness Courts are world class outdoor gyms that allow everyone to get a free full-body workout. &...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

Bi-National Beach Clean Up at Boca Chica Beach

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Do you love the beach? Do you care about marine life? Do you want to do something great for the future of our planet? This may be your event!The bi-national beach cleanup effort is aimed at removing all litter and debris along coastal beaches. Cities alon...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Free Nature Hike Classes

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Brownsville, Texas is home to some amazing wildlife and nature.  The public can now enjoy paths that they may have not thought to explore thanks to an effort by City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department and U.S. Fish and Wildlife. &...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Monte Bella Park Fitness Court Launch Party

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Brownsville is the new home of the world's best outdoor body weight gym – The Fitness Court®. Join us for the the ribbon cutting and launch party that will take place at 10:00 AM on Friday, October 12, 2018. Monte Bella Park is located a...

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Brownsville will be host to the TAAF Games of Texas 2022/2023

We are proud to officially announce Brownsville will be host to the TAAF Games of Texas 2022/2023! Thank you to all those who made this possible including, but not limited to:

Brownsville Community Improvement CorporationMayor Tony MartinezBrownsville City...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 11, 2018

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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