2016 Court Report

  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 12-13-2016
    • Thank you for your service Precinct 1 Commissioner A.C. Cuellar Jr.
    • County Clerk recognizes Commissioner A.C. Cuellar Jr. for perfect attendance at Commissioners Court
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 12-06-2016
    • UTRGV thanks Commissioners Court for continued support of medical school
    • Donna park renamed in honor of Commissioner A.C. Cuellar Jr.
    • Raul Lozano honored for 28 years of dedicated service to Hidalgo County
    • Domingo "Mingo" Villarreal honored as he prepares to retire this month
    • County Clerk employee Evelia Morales honored for 35 years of public service
    • Rio South Texas Economic Council provides update on economic development programs
    • John Austin Peña Memorial Center assists troubled youth
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 11-22-2016
    • County receives Best Practices Award for innovative program
    • Commissioners Court recognizes Texas Revolution hero Elder B. Barton
    • County toy-drive to benefit Head Start children
    • Canvassing results in; elections department reports high voter count for Hidalgo County
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 11-15-2016
    • Veterans honor Precinct 1 Commissioner A.C. Cuellar Jr.
    • Hidalgo County Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program
    • Commissioners Court increased funding for the Palm Valley Animal Shelter
    • South Texas ISD and the county signed an affiliation agreement, allowing BETA students to intern at county offices
    • November proclaimed National Home Care and Hospice Month
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 11-01-2016
    • Resolution in support of McAllen Public Utility regional potable water line project
    • Hidalgo County adopts emergency evacuation plan policy
    • County Judge Ramon Garcia gets annual flu shot; encourages residents to do the same
    • Urban County to purchase fire equipment for Sullivan City fire station
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 10-25-2016
    • Elections department receives state recognition for county website update
    • Record number of registered voters turn out to cast their ballot on first day of early voting
    • County Employees support ALS awareness with creation of team "Keeping the Faith"
    • Proclamation Declaring October 2016 as National Down Syndrome Awareness Month
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 10-18-2016
    • Local firm gets top ranking for the new Hidalgo County Courthouse project
    • In Memoriam
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 10-13-2016
    • Commissioners Court laying the foundation for new courthouse
    • K-9 Deputy "Dick" retires after seven years of honorable service
    • Urban County seeks Community Development Block Grant
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 10-04-2016
    • Over 100 people showed up in support of victims of domestic abuse
    • October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    • Manufacturing industry recognized for critical role in Texas' diverse economy
    • Time is running out to register to vote!
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 09-27-2016
    • Commissioners Court adopts balanced budget with a healthy reserve fund
    • Commissioners Court designates September as Suicide Prevention Month
    • United Way of South Texas holds county campaign kickoff
    • Register to vote for the Nov. 8 General Election
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 09-20-2016
    • Commissioners Court proclaims Sunday as National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims
    • Hidalgo County earns kudos for promoting healthy communities
    • Commissioners Court approves funding for Children's Advocacy Center
    • Register to vote by October 11
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 09-13-2016
    • Palmer Pavilion upgrades will provide year-round recreational facilities
    • Commissioners Court approves engineering firms to begin work on Pct. 1 roads damaged during spring 2015 flood disaster
    • Hoehn Subdivision in Pct. 4 continues
    • Budget Workshop set for Wednesday
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 09-06-2016
    • 10-year-old cancer survivor honored as Commissioners Court declares September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
    • Commissioners Court recognizes the work of the Food Bank RGV in fighting hunger
    • First of two Public Hearings on the proposed tax rate
    • CSA updates Commissioners Court on its Utility Assistance Program
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 08-30-2016
    • Commissioners Court proclaims Sept. 10 as Suicide Prevention Awareness Day
    • Public Hearing on mandatory payments required from local hospitals
    • In memoriam
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 08-23-2016
    • Commissioners Court proclaims September as Voter Awareness Month in Hidalgo County
    • Support for digital library/MOSTH expressed during Budget Workshop
    • Sheriff's Office receives medical equipment donation for Emergency Medical Training program
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 08-09-2016 and 08-16-2016
    • Healthcare district on Nov. 8 ballot: Secretary of State confirms Commissioners Court actions
    • 4-H student leaders introduced at Commissioners Court Aug. 9
    • Operation Lone Star provided over $700,000 in free medical services in 18th year
    • Commissioners Court approves $5,000 for historical marker at County Courthouse
    • County thanks FEMA disaster relief workers
    • Commissioners Court vote to keep tax rate at 59 cents for 15th consecutive year
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 07-19-2016 and 07-26-2016
    • Dynamo Soccer Team Crowned National Champions
    • COLA for Head Start employees approved
    • Hidalgo County Library System Annual Report
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 07-06-2016
    • District Clerk Laura Hinojosa elected to statewide executive board
    • Dynamo's bound for National Championship
    • Third-grader receives award and iconic shirt
    • Local State of Disaster Declaration ends
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 06-14-2016
    • May 30 storm victims can begin aid process
    • Weslaco high's Lady Panthers honored
    • Commissioners Court supports the purchase of a new voting system
    • Moment of silence for Orlando
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 06-08-2016
    • Fight the Bite prevention was key topic in briefing to Commissioners Court and Mayors
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 06-07-2016
    • McAllen United Angels girls soccer team to compete against 10 state teams
    • Commissioners Court honors Jesus M. Ozuna for his service to the county
    • Health Department updates Court on mosquito-borne illnesses and education and prevention efforts underway
    • Local Emergency Declaration extended by Commissioners Court
    • Walk across Texas challenge winners promote a healthy lifestyle in Hidalgo County
    • D-Day Remembrance
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 05-25-2016
    • Adelitas team conquers adversity through the sport of rugby
    • Three schools take their chess teams to National championships
    • Fourth grade students wrap up county government in action tour at Commissioners Court
    • In Memoriam
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 05-17-2016
    • Sheriff Guerra recognized for working with inmates suffering mental health illnesses
    • Partnership between Hidalgo County, Drainage District #1 and Urban County
    • Your voice matters! Early voting info
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 05-11-2016
    • Hidalgo county heroes honored for saving two teens
    • Celebrating National Hospital Week
    • Mental Health Awareness Month
    • Partnerships in economic development generate long term success
    • Fire Stoppers run & ride event set for May 21
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 04-26-2016
    • Significant efforts to minimize truant behavior in schools are moving forward
    • Judge Garcia presented with 2016 Urban County leadership award
    • National Day of Prayer event set for May 5
    • Progreso Red Ants Soccer team most triumphant in history
    • Commissioners Court proclaims May as elderly abuse prevention month
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 04-19-2016
    • Appreciation for jurors' public service
    • La Joya ISD police department is commended for its First Offender program
    • BCFS seeks Commissioners Court support for grant application
    • United Blood Services sets Employee Blood Drive dates
    • VIDA and Hidalgo County work together to form economic development program
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 04-12-2016
    • Celebrating volunteer week in South Texas
    • Walk-N-Rolla event encourages alternate transportation and a healthier lifestyle
    • Workers encouraged to apply for positions for the May 24 runoff election
    • Commissioners Court delays selection of Courthouse architect firm
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 04-08-2016
    • Democratic Party and Commissioners Court agree to increase number of polling site
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 04-05-2016
    • April is child abuse awareness and prevention month in Hidalgo County
    • Head Start celebrates Week of the Young Child
    • Robert Vela Varsity Basketball Team a hit at Commissioners Court
    • Longtime bailiff Hector Diaz honored for 26 years of service
    • Commissioners Court approves agreement with UT-RGV to improve primary health care access to county residents
    • Democratic Party sets polling sites for May 24 runoff
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 03-22-2016
    • Doctors Hospital at Renaissance draws attention to colorectal cancer awareness
    • South Texas ISD thanks Commissioners Court for its continued support
    • Hidalgo County introduces new Fire Marshall Homero Garza
    • Hazard mitigation action plan is adopted
    • March 28 –April 2 is national community development week
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 03-07-2016
    • Revised schematic design of new Hidalgo County Courthouse is approved
    • Commissioners Court supports City of Pharr
    • EHS Bobcat varsity cheerleaders honored
    • County's Local Emergency Planning Board
    • Flags at half-staff in memory of former First Lady Nancy Reagan
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 02-23-2016
    • Honoring Macaria de la Garza Gorena
    • Head Start: Healthy eating & enrollment info
    • Sheriff's Office receives K-9 grant
    • Court honors Janet and Robert Vackar
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 03-16-2016
    • Commissioners Court proclaims February as Canned Food Month
    • Hidalgo County approves letter of support for Wind Farm project
    • Early voting begins today
    • Precinct 4 Constable's Office will serve as collection site for prescription meds
    • Walk Across Texas/Health South Texas Event
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 01-26-2016
    • Constables present reports to Commissioners Court
    • Elections Administrator Yvonne Ramon presented an update on plans to improve traffic safety at the Elections Annex Building
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 01-19-2016
    • Hidalgo County MPO recognizes Pct. 3 Commissioner Joe Flores
    • Budget and Management Office provides update on Hidalgo County Subdivision Streetlight Program
    • Urban County Program notifies the court on a federal regulation change affecting CDB grant
    • Court approves early voting substation locations
  • Hidalgo County Court Report For 01-05-2016
    • Resolution in honor of Norma Longoria
    • BETA students set to begin interning at various county offices this month
    • Pct. 4 Commissioner recognizes six employees and a CRC volunteer for their exemplary work in 2015
    • Drainage District #1 Board honors retiring employee Sylvia T. Sanchez