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Posted on: December 14, 2018

RESOLUTION IN HONOR OF ISRAEL "BUDDY" SILVA, JR. FOR 40 YEARS OF PUBLIC SERVICE

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Commissioners Court honored Israel “Buddy” Silva, Jr. for 40 years of dedicated public service to the Juvenile Justice System of Hidalgo County and the State of Texas.

 

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT AWARDS $75,000 TO SAFE HAVEN FOR KIDS

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Commissioners Court approved $75,000 in funding for the county's only live-in emergency shelter for abused children.

Although not officially opened, Safe Haven for Kids has been providing services since February, said Founder and Executive Director Angela ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

JUDGE JUAN R. PARTIDA SET TO RETIRE FROM BENCH

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Judge Juan R. Partida, who will retire at the end of December after 32 years on the bench, was honored for his integrity, fairness, and leadership at Commissioners Court. 

"We share a special bond," said County Court at Law No. 8 Judge O...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

COMMISSIONERS JOSEPH PALACIOS HONORED FOR 8 YEARS OF SERVICE

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Federal, state, and local elected officials, community representatives, county department heads, current and former staff, family, and Commissioners Court surprised Precinct 4 Commissioner Joseph Palacios with a celebration of his eight years of service t...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

PCT. 2 BREAKS GROUND FOR HIKE & BIKE TRAIL TUNNEL

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 Hidalgo County Precinct 2 Commissioner Eduardo “Eddie” Cantu hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hidalgo County Precinct 2 Hike & Bike Trail Tunnel that concludes the final portion of Phase 1 Hike and Bike Trail.

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

HIDALGO COUNTY AWARDS $100,000 TO SMALL BUSINESSES

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Hidalgo County moved to expand services to businesses in small and rural communities by approving $100,000 in grants in the first-ever Small Town Economic program.

The program, which was created by the county’s Economic Development Division in th...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

VETERANS IN CRISIS LINE IS JUST A PHONE CALL AWAY FOR VETS IN NEED

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The crisis line began with grant-funded monies utilized through the Community Service Agency and various partnerships, including the VA Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System, after identifying the special needs veterans are rightfully owed.

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

HIDALGO COUNTY BREAKS GROUND FOR NEW COURTHOUSE THAT WILL ACCOMMODATE FUTURE GROWTH

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For the first time in more than 60 years, Hidalgo County broke ground on the construction of a brand new, state of the art courthouse. This seven story building will serve Hidalgo County up to the next century.

 

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

FIRST DENTIST FROM RGV TO BE RECOGNIZED AS DENTIST OF THE YEAR

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Cazares was named Texas Dentist of the Year at the Texas Academy Awards celebration in Austin on September 21.

"I want to thank Commissioners Court for recognizing me, and for being pillars in the community," said Cazares. "I'm proud to repr...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

PROCLAMATION DECLARING NOVEMBER 14 AS WORLD DIABETES DAY TO RAISE AWARENESS OF THE DISEASE

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The International Diabetes Federation and the World Health Organization started World Diabetes Day in 1991 in response to the escalating health threat posed by diabetes. It has since become the world’s largest diabetes awareness campaign.

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

COMMISSIONER PALACIOS RECEIVES COMMUNITY AWARD FOR DEDICATED SERVICE TO PRECINCT 4

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A few members took the opportunity to thank Palacios for all the work he has accomplished throughout his tenure. 

"You have done so much for us these past eight years," said LUPE's Community Organizing Coordinator Martha Sanchez. "W...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

COUNTY OFFERING VISION SERVICES DECEMBER 16-19

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Precinct 2 and Remote Area Medical have joined forces to provide vision services at the Precinct 2 Community Resource Center on December 16 - 19, 2018. 

Hidalgo County Health and Human Services Chief Administrative Officer Eddie Olivarez reported ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

COUNTY KICKOFF FOR UNITED WAY CONTRIBUTION BEGINS IN JANUARY

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Economic Development Director Michael Leo said that County Department Heads and Elected Officials have already begun raising awareness on the campaign that will kick off in January.

Earlier this week, Elected Officials and Department Heads met at the Echo ...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

EMPLOYEES PARTICIPATE IN 11TH ANNUAL HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST

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Congratulations to everyone who participated in the 11th annual Employee Halloween Costume Contest! The District Clerk's office hosted the event, which began in 2007. Since its inception, it has grown in size and popularity. Thank you to our judges and sp...

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

NATIONAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY SET FOR SATURDAY, OCT. 27

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Behavioral health experts, law enforcement officials, and county prosecutors all joined together to bring awareness to the dangers that prescription drugs pose and to encourage residents to dispose of old prescription medication at free disposal sites at ...

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

BREAK THE SILENCE: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

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Hidalgo County Criminal District Attorney’s Office Victims Unit and Hidalgo County Family Violence Task Force, in collaboration with law enforcement, advocacy groups, and agencies, are working to educate the public about the resources available for victim...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT APPROVES AMENDMENTS MADE TO SUBDIVISION RULES

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Dozens of members from A Resource in Serving attended Tuesday's meeting where Commissioners Court approved amendments made to Hidalgo County subdivision rules that addresses street lights, bus stops, 2-inch asphalt pavement thickness, cul-de-sac lengths, ...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT SUPPORTS ANTI-BULLYING EFFORTS

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Hidalgo County Criminal District Attorney Ricardo Rodriguez Jr. recounted the calls from traumatized adults who are victims of bullying to emphasize how much harder it is for children and teenagers to cope with it during a presentation by his office of a ...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

INCREASE IN VOTER REGISTRATION AND PARKING UPDATES FOR VOTERS AND ELECTIONEERS

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Hidalgo County Elections Administrator Yvonne Ramon reported that voter registration has been steadily increasing."We have 10,000 more registered voters today than in the 2018 March Primary," said Ramon.In addition to voter increase, Elections A...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

EMPLOYEES SAY YES TO HEALTH AT WELLNESS FAIR

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Hundreds of Hidalgo County Employees said yes to their health by attending the 2018 Health & Wellness fair at the Pharr Event Center. Hosted by the Health & Human Services Department, the health fair had over 80 vendors on site to offer employees ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

COUNTY NEEDS A LEVEL 1 TRAUMA CENTER, CLOSEST CENTER IS OVER 240 MILES AWAY

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In an emergency, when a patient has suffered severe trauma, the best care can be found at a Level 1 Trauma Center, which has to meet rigorous standards to receive certification.

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

HIDALGO COUNTY EARNS TAC BEST PRACTICES AWARD FOR NUISANCE ABATEMENT EFFORTS

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The Hidalgo County Nuisance Abatement Program was awarded the 2018 County Best Practices Award, which recognizes county leaders' efforts who create new, efficient and effective solutions to challenges facing local governments, said TAC County Relations Of...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

COUNTY ADOPTS 2019 BUDGET WITH NO TAX INCREASE

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After working diligently under the direction of Commissioners Court, Hidalgo County Budget Officer Sergio Cruz presented a finalized budget at Tuesday’s meeting.Commissioners Court voted unanimously to adopt the 2019 budget while maintaining the...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT EXTENDS DECLARATION OF DISASTER FOR HIDALGO COUNTY

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On September 13, County Judge Ramon Garcia signed a proclamation declaring a local state of disaster due to result of damages from the rain event last week. Under Texas statutes, a county judge may issue a declaration for a period of not more than seven d...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

COUNTY ENCOURAGES VOTER REGISTRATION

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According to the Elections Department, Hidalgo County has 358,213 registered voters, a growth of 10 percent in four years. This increase proves that there is a continuing need to work together as a community to increase participation in the electoral proc...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

BRAVO ZULU: "WELL DONE"

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Hidalgo County Community Service Agency Director Jaime Longoria invited honorably discharged veterans living in the county to apply for funds dedicated to helping low income veterans with their utility bills.The program is a part of the Operation Bravo Zu...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT ENCOURAGES RESIDENTS TO RAISE AWARENESS OF ISSUES CAUSED BY HUNGER

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Hunger Action Month calls attention to the obstacles that hunger creates for people in need and recognizes the important role of the Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley and other food banks in addressing hunger and raising awareness.

Food Bank RGV Manager o...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

UTRGV THANKS COMMISSIONERS COURT FOR ONGOING SUPPORT

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UTRGV President Guy Bailey, School of Medicine Dean Dr. John H. Krouse, Vice President for Governmental and Community Relations Veronica Gonzales and eight future physicians thanked Commissioners Court for its steadfast support of the University and, spec...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

SEPTEMBER IS PEDIATRIC CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

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Each year, pediatric cancer interrupts the childhood and limits the potential of thousands of young Americans, said Public Affairs Director Julia Benitez Sullivan, who read the proclamation."It's estimated that almost 16,000 of our daughters and sons...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

PARDON OUR DUST

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With the start of construction on the new Hidalgo County Courthouse, parking lot changes were implemented todayand signs are up informing drivers that the courthouse square will soon be closed to through traffic.

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT UPDATES COMMUNITY ON TRASH COLLECTION EFFORTS

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Trash collection and disposal in rural areas has long been an issue for county leaders, who have labored to stop illegal dumping by working with rural residents to provide affordable options for the legal and sanitary disposal of trash, brush, bulky waste...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

FIRST RESPONDERS, VOLUNTEERS, AND COMMUNITY LEADERS RECOGNIZED FOR SUPPORT EFFORTS DURING THE JUNE F

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Thirty-five agencies and entities were recognized at Commissioners Court for their efforts in rendering aid during the June flood event.

The group included community organizations, first responders, non-profits, cities, churches, and volunteer groups.

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT EMPHASIZES THE IMPORTANCE OF MINDFULNESS DURING SUICIDE PREVENTION MONTH

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In the United States, there are more than 1.7 million deaths by suicide annually – on average one person dies by suicide every three hours.

Commissioners Court approved a proclamation designating September as Suicide Prevention Month, in support ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

HIDALGO DECLARED A PURPLE HEART COUNTY AS DECORATED VETERANS ARE RECOGNIZED FOR THEIR SERVICE

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The Military Order of the Purple Heart, Department of Texas presented a proclamation and road sign designating Hidalgo County as a Purple Heart County for the county’s admiration, gratitude and support “for all men and women who have s...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT WILL NOT RAISE TAXES IN 2019

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Hidalgo County Tax Assessor-Collector Pablo "Paul" Villarreal Jr. joined Budget Officer Sergio Cruz to present the benchmark report on 2018 tax rates, which includes the effective tax rate, the rollback rate, and last year's tax rate.According t...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

4-H STUDENT LEADERS INTRODUCED IN COMMISSIONERS COURT

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Commissioners Court welcomed future leaders as County Extension Agent Andrea Valdez introduced the new 4-H Ambassadors and Officers.“The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Hidalgo County 4-H program annually elects or selects young lea...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

COUNTY UPDATES RESIDENTS ON PARKING CHANGES DURING COURTHOUSE CONSTRUCTION PHASE

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With construction set to begin on September 4, Public Affairs Director Julia Benitez Sullivan said the county’s initiative to update residents about upcoming changes to parking at and around the Courthouse and Courthouse Annex III has featured n...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

PRECINCT 3 AWARDED $30,000 GRANT FOR KATRINA PARK UPGRADES

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Hidalgo County Precinct 3 has been awarded a $30,000 Meet Me at the Park grant from The Walt Disney Company in support of the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) and Disney’s combined goal of providing one million kids and families w...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

SENATOR JUAN "CHUY" HINOJOSA RECOGNIZED ON THE WALL OF COUNTY JUDGES

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Hinojosa went down memory lane, recounting the time when he was first sworn in as County Judge and expressed his honor in serving the county."Even if for a short while, it was amazing to be part of the great history of our county," said Hinojosa...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

COURTHOUSE CONSTRUCTION SET TO BEGIN

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Closner Blvd. will be closed to through traffic from E. Cano St. to E. McIntyre St. on September 4 as construction begins on the new Courthouse. The new 7-story, state-of-the-art, safe and secure Courthouse will be constructed in the area just south of th...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

GOV. GREG ABBOTT SIGNS GUBERNATORIAL REQUEST FOR FEDERAL DISASTER DECLARATION

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In response to last week's countywide flooding event, Commissioners Court approved an extension to the local state of disaster declared last week by County Judge Ramon Garcia. On Tuesday, June 26, Gov. Greg Abbott, who was in Edinburg for a briefing on th...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

JUNE FLOODS - UPDATES ON DEBRIS REMOVAL GUIDELINES

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Commissioners Court approved an extension to the local state of disaster declared last week by County Judge Ramon Garcia. On Tuesday, June 26, Gov. Greg Abbott, who was in Edinburg for a briefing on the unprecedented, non-hurricane related torrential rain...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

PRECINCT 4 UNVEILS COMPLETION OF MILE 22 1/2 ROAD CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

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On Thursday, May 17, Precinct 4 Commissioner Joseph Palacios hosted a ribbon cutting for Mile 22 ½ Road that celebrated the full reconstruction of the roadway that will positively impact 120 households.

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

SHERIFF'S OFFICE HONORS POLICE OFFICERS MEMORIAL WEEK WITH FALLEN HEROES CEREMONY

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On Tuesday May 15, the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office,Texas Department of Public Safety and other surrounding county and municipal law enforcement agencies stood in salute during the 2018 National Peace Officer Memorial Day Fallen Heroes Ceremony.&nb...

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

HIDALGO COUNTY DISTRICT CLERK'S OBSERVES JURY APPRECIATION WEEK

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The District Clerk, together with the County and District Courts in the County of Hidalgo are committed to educating the public about jury duty and the importance of jury service, applauding the efforts of jurors who fulfill their civic duty.

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

CONSTRUCTION OF VALDEZ ROAD IN PRECINCT 1 TO BRING ACCESS AND MOBILITY TO MONTE ALTO

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Hidalgo County residents will soon see improved transportation access and mobility along one of Monte Alto’s main roadways. Joined by Monte Alto ISD officials, Delta Area residents, and county officials, Hidalgo County Pct. 1 David L. Fuentes ho...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

DIRECT ENERGY PRESENTS CHECK TO CSA FOR UTILITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

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Direct Energy, LP presented a check to the Neighbor to Neighbor Fun in the amount of $453,595 for the benefit of Hidalgo County Residents for utility assistance."We serve about six percent of the eligible population with our assistance program,"...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

COUNTY EXPERIENCING ISSUES WITH EMAIL SERVICE

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The county is currently having issues sending and receiving emails. Our I.T. department is working to resolve the issue and get us back on line. If you need to get a hold of a department, please visit www.hidalgocounty.us and call their office directly. W...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

COUNTY KICKS OFF 8-WEEK WELLNESS CHALLENGE FOR EMPLOYEES

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Hidalgo County Commissioner’s Court is committed to improving the health and well-being of all county employees. The County has partnered with Personalized Prevention, a wellness provider, that administers on-site wellness and health promotion s...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

COMMISSIONERS COURT APPROVES STEP AND GRADE

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A standardized classification and pay plan was approved by Commissioners Court, with implementation scheduled for the April 30 payroll."The objective of this plan is to have equal pay for equal work," said Human Resources Director Raul Silguero....

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

NATIONAL CRIME VICTIMS' RIGHTS WEEK OBSERVED

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Commissioners Court proclaimed April 8-14 as National Crime Victims' Rights Week and is dedicated to strengthening victims and survivors in the aftermath of crime.Hidalgo County Criminal District Attorney Ricardo Rodriguez Jr. presented the proclamation r...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

COUNTY URGES CONGRESS TO OPPOSE CITIZENSHIP QUESTION IN 2020 CENSUS

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Several members of the Hidalgo County 2020 Census Committee expressed support of a Commissioners Court resolution in opposition of a citizenship question on the 2020 Census."The inclusion of the citizenship question is expected to further exacerbate ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

DISTRICT CLERK HOSTS PASSPORT FAIR SATURDAY, APRIL 14

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The District Clerk's Office will be holding a Passport Fair on Saturday, April 14th from 9 a.m.- noon. The District Clerk's office already processes applications during normal business hours Monday through Friday (9am – 3pm). Individuals or fami...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

CASA PRESENTS CHILD ABUSE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION MONTH PROCLAMATION

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Commissioners Court proclaimed April as Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month and urges all citizens to work together to help reduce child abuse and neglect significantly in years to come.The proclamation was presented to members of the Court Appoint...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

APRIL IS FAIR HOUSING MONTH

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Urban County Program Director Diana Serna presented two proclamations in support of programs that support decent, safe and sanitary housing for all residents during the April 3 Commissioners Court meeting.The first proclamation approved by the court decla...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

HEAD START STUDENTS VISIT COMMISSIONERS COURT FOR WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD

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Dressed as characters from the Toy Story series of animated films, 10 children enrolled in the Hidalgo County Head Start program visited Commissioners Court to commemorate the Week of the Young Child, which will be celebrated April 16-19.There are 3,690 c...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

ELECTIONS DEPARTMENT DEBUTS "FAQ OF THE MONTH"

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Hidalgo County Elections Administrator Yvonne Ramón asks voters to visit the Elections Department website. In an effort to keep Hidalgo County voters informed, the Elections Department will be posting the “FAQ of the Month” ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

PRECINCT 1 HOSTS RIBBON CUTTING FOR MILANO ROAD PROJECT

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Hidalgo County Hidalgo County Pct. 1 Commissioner David L. Fuentes was joined by City of Weslaco officials and members of the community to celebrate the completion of road improvements to Milano Road this morning.The $920,000 project – which spa...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

HIDALGO COUNTY PRECINCT 1 AND THE CITY OF PROGRESO BREAK GROUND ON GONZALEZ RD.

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Hidalgo County Precinct 1 Commissioner David L. Fuentes was joined by City of Progreso officials and members of the community to break ground on the re-construction of Gonzalez Rd.

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

PRECINCT 5 HOLDS GRAND RE-OPENING

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County and city officials, as well as community members, gathered for a ribbon cutting in honor of the re-opening of the Precinct 5 offices.

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

NEW VETERANS OFFICE OPENS IN MCALLEN

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County, state, local officials, veterans, as well as members of the community, gathered for the ribbon cutting of the new Veterans Office. The new office will help increase services for local veterans so that they may apply and receive the benefits they a...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

CONSTRUCTION OF NEW ROAD IN PRECINCT 4 WILL STIMULATE TRADE AND GROWTH

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On Thursday, Feb. 8, dozens of county, state and local officials, as well as hundreds members of the community, gathered for the groundbreaking ceremony of the 10th Street Expansion Project in McAllen. Construction on this 2.69 mile road project will exte...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

FIRE MARSHAL HOMERO GARZA APPOINTED TO SECOND TERM

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Commending Fire Marshal Homero Garza for a job well done, Commissioners Court voted to approve him for a second two-year term.In addition to conducting risk assessments, investigations and inspections, the Fire Marshal's office also assists 22 local fire ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

DISTRICT CLERK STAFF PRESENTS $1,700 DONATION TO CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF THE RGV

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District clerk staff presented a check to Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley (CCRGV) in the amount of $1,700 as a part of their Blues for Bucks Workplace Fundraising Campaign. The staff-driven effort allows employees to wear jeans on Fridays in e...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

COURT SALUTES EDINBURG HOMETOWN HERO SGT. FREDDY GONZALEZ

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On the 50th anniversary of his heroic death, Commissioners Court honored local hero Sgt. Alfredo "Freddy" Gonzalez.Precinct 4 Commissioner Joseph Palacios, who placed the item on the agenda, said there will be several events commemorating the fa...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

ELECTIONS DEPARTMENT MAILS OUT VOTER REGISTRATION CERTIFICATES

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Hidalgo County Elections Administrator Yvonne Ramón is urging voters to review their new, yellow voter registration certificate and to make sure that all of the information is correct and up to date. Reviewing this information now will prevent ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

ROAD TO RECYCLING PROGRAM COLLECTS 42,000 TIRES

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The Lower Rio Grande Valley Development presented a plaque of appreciation to Commissioners Court at the December 19 meeting.The LRGVDC partnered with the Hidalgo County Budget and Management division for the Road to Recycling program. The program launche...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

FLU CASES ON THE RISE; HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY PREVENTION IS KEY

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Hidalgo County health officials report a major increase in flu activity and urges residents to get vaccinated and take precaution to prevent illness. Health and Human Services Chief Administrative Officer Eduardo “Eddie” Olivarez said ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

HIDALGO COUNTY CONTINUES FUNDING FOR CHILDREN'S ADVOCACY CENTER

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Commissioners Court approved $50,000 for the Children’s Advocacy Center in its efforts to help abused children in the county.“We’re hoping to educate the community on child abuse awareness and expand our community outreach efforts into schools,” said Inte...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

HIDALGO COUNTY PUBLIC AFFAIRS RECEIVES THREE AWARDS AT TATOA CONFERENCE

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Hidalgo County received three awards from the Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors at its annual conference and video programming awards, reported Public Affairs Director Julia Sullivan."Over 200 entries from 22 jurisdictions...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

ELECTIONS DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO EXTEND COUNTYWIDE POLLING

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Several people spoke in favor of countywide polling locations and praised the county's new voting system at a public hearing held during Commissioners Court on Tuesday, December 12, 2017."This is the first election that I can recall, where at 6:30 or...

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

PRECINCT 1 HOSTS RIBBON CUTTING FOR MILANO ROAD PROJECT

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Hidalgo County Hidalgo County Pct. 1 Commissioner David L. Fuentes was joined by City of Weslaco officials and members of the community to celebrate the completion of road improvements to Milano Road this morning.The $920,000 project – which spans 1.75 mi...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

HIDALGO COUNTY PRECINCT 1 AND THE CITY OF PROGRESO BREAK GROUND ON GONZALEZ RD.

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Hidalgo County Precinct 1 Commissioner David L. Fuentes was joined by City of Progreso officials and members of the community to break ground on the re-construction of Gonzalez Rd.

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

PRECINCT 5 HOLDS GRAND RE-OPENING

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County and city officials, as well as community members, gathered for a ribbon cutting in honor of the re-opening of the Precinct 5 offices.

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER BOOT CAMP FACILITY UNVEILS NEW ATHLETIC TRACK IN PRECINCT 1

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Precinct 1 Commissioner David L. Fuentes – in collaboration with District Court Judges Renee Rodriguez-Betancourt, 449th; Mario E. Ramirez Jr., 332nd; Israel Ramon Jr., 430th; and the Juvenile Probation Department – hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for an...

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