MISISON, RGV - The City of Mission is forging ahead with plans to complete the long-dormant Madero International Bridge Project. At a special meeting of the Mission Economic Development Corporation, the group approved the hiring of Pathfinder Public Affairs, a...
WESLACO, RGV - Federal funds are coming to the Rio Grande Valley to provide services and assistance to the victims of crime, to speed their recovery and aid them through the criminal justice system. A news conference was held Wednesday...
PHARR, RGV - In his 2018 State of the City Address on Thursday, Pharr Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez announced UT-Rio Grande Valley will soon have a presence in the city. UTRGV is to build an aquatic center in Pharr, Hernandez said. “Through...
EDINBURG, RGV - Hidalgo County Judge Ramon Garcia has hit back against criticism from state Rep. Terry Canales over plans to build a new county courthouse. Canales agrees with Garcia and Hidalgo County Commissioners that a new courthouse is needed....
EDINBURG, RGV - Hidalgo County Judge candidate Eloy Pulido says if he wins election he will insist that any county courthouse project be put to the voters if that project exceeds $90 million. Pulido said he came up with the...
AUSTIN, Texas - Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Rigoberto 'Rigo' Villarreal to the Texas Facilities Commission for a term set to expire on January 31, 2023. The Commission manages state government buildings and handles the sale of surplus property, including...
EDINBURG, RGV - Hidalgo County Commissioners Court has agreed to pay $1 million to the descendants of the grantors that originally allowed the county to build its courthouse on the courthouse square in Edinburg. As a result, Hidalgo County will...
EDINBURG, RGV - As Hidalgo County grows and becomes more sophisticated, its local governments need to adapt and take on bigger picture items. This is the view of Hidalgo County Commissioner Joseph Palacios. He said in the case of Hidalgo...
PHARR, RGV - Pharr City Commission stands ready to become the county seat of Hidalgo County, should the City of Edinburg not wish to participate in the building of a new county courthouse. At a special city commission meeting on...
EDINBURG, RGV - Hidalgo County Judge Ramon Garcia plans to hold a series of town hall meetings across the county in the new year to educate residents about the need for a new courthouse. Garcia did something similar a few...

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