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Jul 16, 2019

Regular City Council Meeting
We hope you can join us for tonight's regularly scheduled city council meeting at 6 pm here at the City Hall chambers. 

May 10, 2019

STXIFF Announces Film Selections
It’s an exciting day! The South Texas International Film Festival is announcing the 2019 Official Selections. 
We had 126 film submissions representing 20 countries from around the world!  For more information visit South Texas Film Festival

Apr 15, 2019

2019 Edinburg Parks & Recreation Survey
The City of Edinburg invites residents to fill out the 2019 Edinburg Parks & Recreation Survey. Your responses will help us better plan parks, facilities, trails and programs for the Edinburg Community. 

Mar 27, 2019

Edinburg selected as finalist for  2019 All-America City Award
The National Civic League and the City of Edinburg is proud to announce that Edinburg has been selected as a finalist for the 2019 All-America City Award (AAC).

Feb 18, 2019

U.S. Census Bureau is hiring for the 2020 Census
Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 (EDINBURG, TEXAS) - The U.S. Census Bureau is hiring thousands of people to be Census Takers throughout the country. 
You can make a difference in our community by applying for a temporary 2020 Census job right here in Edinburg. 

You can learn more and apply online at 2020census.gov/jobs

Jan 16, 2019

City Council Recognizes Aureliano X. Martinez for 26 Years of Service at the Edinburg Housing Authority
The Edinburg City Council recognized Aureliano X. Martinez for 26 years of dedicated service to the Edinburg Housing Authority at the Jan. 15 city council meeting.

The Edinburg City Council recognized Aureliano X. Martinez for 26 years of dedicated service to the Edinburg Housing Authority at the Jan. 15 city council meeting.

Dec 20, 2018

Edinburg Announces Cesar Torres as New Chief of Police
The City of Edinburg announced the hiring of Cesar Torres as the new Chief of Police for the Edinburg Police Department.

Nov 21, 2018

City Council Recognizes Judge Juan R. Partida for 30 Years of Service to the 275th District Court
The Edinburg city council recognized Judge Juan R. Partida for 30 years of service to the 275th District Court.

Oct 18, 2018

Edinburg Fire Marshal's Office Awarded 2018 Achievement of Excellence Bronze Level Award
The Edinburg Fire Marshal’s Office was awarded the 2018 Achievement of Excellence Bronze Level Award by the Texas Fire Marshal’s Association.

Oct 17, 2018

Edinburg City Council Issues Proclamation Recognizing Texas Chamber of Commerce Week in Edinburg
The Edinburg City Council recognized the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce as a part of Texas Chamber of Commerce Week, which is observed Oct. 15-19.

Oct 12, 2018

Edinburg City Council Appoints Juan Guerra as City Manager
The Edinburg City Council named Juan Guerra as City Manager at a special city council meeting Friday afternoon.

Sep 11, 2018

Sandbags Available in Edinburg
The City of Edinburg is making sandbags available to residents at the Edinburg Municipal Park located at 714 S. Raul Longoria Road from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sep 10, 2018

Texas Film Commission Designated Edinburg as a Film Friendly Community
The Texas Film Commission announced the designation of Edinburg as a Film Friendly Certified Texas Community.

Sep 10, 2018

NOTICE: City Council Meeting of Sept. 18, 2018 Rescheduled for Sept. 19, 2018
The second regularly scheduled city council meeting in September scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 6 p.m. has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 6 p.m at the Edinburg City Hall Council Chambers.

Sep 07, 2018

City of Edinburg Receives $1.2 Million Grant to Hire 12 New Firefighters
The City of Edinburg has been awarded a $1,288,821 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s SAFER program. SAFER stands for Staffing Adequate Firefighter Emergency Response.

Sep 07, 2018

NOTICE: Closner Boulevard Between Cano Street and McIntyre Street to Close Permanently
Beginning Monday, Sept. 10, Closner Boulevard between McIntyre Street and Cano Street will be closed permanently due to construction at the Hidalgo County Courthouse.

Sep 04, 2018

Edinburg to Hold Rabies Clinic Sept. 22
City of Edinburg Animal Control will host its fall rabies clinic along with Four Paws Animal Hospital Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Richard R. Flores Stadium south parking lot from 10 a.m. to noon.

Aug 29, 2018

City Offices to Close for Labor Day Holiday
City of Edinburg offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 3 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. Normal hours of operation will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 4.

Aug 28, 2018

Walk-On's Bistreaux and Bar Breaks Ground in Edinburg
The City of Edinburg and the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce held a groundbreaking ceremony for Walk-On’s Bistreaux and Bar.

Aug 27, 2018

Public Hearing on Proposed Tax Revenue Increase Scheduled for Aug. 28 at Edinburg City Hall
The City of Edinburg will hold a special meeting at the Edinburg City Hall Council Chambers on Tuesday, Aug. 28 at 5:30 p.m.

Aug 23, 2018

South Texas International Film Festival Announces 2018 Schedule
The South Texas International Film Festival (STXIFF) has announced the schedule for its fourth annual festival.

Aug 22, 2018

City Council Recognizes Dancecentre of Edinburg Junior Elite Team
The Edinburg City Council recognized the Dancecentre of Edinburg Junior Elite Team for winning the Starbound National Talent Competition’s National Finals. The competition was held in San Antonio on July 8.

Aug 21, 2018

Edinburg Welcomes CRUNCH Fitness with Groundbreaking Ceremony
The City of Edinburg and the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce welcomed CRUNCH Fitness to the City with a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday morning.

Aug 15, 2018

Edinburg to Host Fourth Annual South Texas International Film Festival in September
The South Texas International Film Festival (STXIFF) returns to Edinburg Sept. 5-8, 2018.

Aug 14, 2018

Comics & Sports Collectors Show Back in Edinburg Aug. 25
The Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library will host the Comics & Sports Collectors Show on Saturday, Aug. 25 at the Library Meeting Room from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Aug 14, 2018

Edinburg Welcomes 11 New Officers to the Police Department
The City of Edinburg and the Edinburg Police Department held a special ceremony on Monday to welcome 11 new officers.

Aug 03, 2018

23rd Annual National Night Out Event Scheduled for Aug. 7
The Edinburg Police Department and the Edinburg Crime Stoppers will host the 23rd Annual National Night Out event on Tuesday, Aug. 7 from 6-10 p.m. at Edinburg Municipal Park.

Aug 03, 2018

Edinburg to Host Disaster Relief Public Forum
The City of Edinburg will host a Disaster Relief Public Forum in conjunction with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Small Business Administration (SBA) on Wednesday, Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. at the City Hall Council Chambers.

Aug 01, 2018

Edinburg Municipal Court Announces Amnesty Program
The City of Edinburg Municipal Court announced a two-week amnesty program that will allow people with outstanding fines to pay up without being arrested. Beginning Monday, Aug. 6 through Friday, Aug. 17 the City will waive all Class “C” arrest warrants and dismiss the failure to appear charge for people who show up in person.

Aug 01, 2018

Coffee with the Mayor to take place at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance
Edinburg Mayor Richard Molina will host his monthly Coffee with the Mayor event on Friday, Aug. 3 at the Oasis Café inside Doctors Hospital at Renaissance’s main hospital building from 8-10 a.m

Apr 18, 2018

City Council Recognizes UTRGV Economics Team
The Edinburg City Council recognized the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Economics students for its first place finish at the 15th Annual CME Group Trading Challenge.

Apr 18, 2018

City Council Recognizes UTRGV Chess Team for National Championship Victory

Apr 18, 2018

Edinburg City Council Issues Proclamation for 2018 Cool City Celebration

Apr 13, 2018

Edinburg to Conduct Testing for Entry-Level Firefighters

Apr 09, 2018

2018 CONCACAF Women's World Cup Championship Tournament Coming to Edinburg

Apr 04, 2018

City Council Proclaims April 9-13 as National Boys & Girls Club Week in Edinburg

Apr 04, 2018

City Council Proclaims April 8-14 as National Library Week in Edinburg

Apr 04, 2018

City Council Proclaims April 8-14 as National Crime Victims' Rights Week in Edinburg

Apr 04, 2018

City Council Proclaims April as Month of the Military Child in Edinburg

Apr 04, 2018

City Council Recognizes IDEA Edinburg Lady Eagles Powelifting Team

Apr 04, 2018

City Council Recognizes UTRGV Track & Field Teams

Mar 28, 2018

Edinburg Sponsors Neighborhood Cleanup Day for Lull Subdivision

Mar 28, 2018

Edinburg Fire Chief Receives Inaugural STAHC Excellence in Service & Leadership Award

Mar 26, 2018

City Offices to Close for Good Friday

Mar 22, 2018

Mayor Addresses Questions About Edinburg EDC Changes

Mar 21, 2018

City Council Proclaims May 3 as National Day of Prayer in Edinburg

Mar 21, 2018

City Council Proclaims March 24-31 as Farmworker Awareness Week in Edinburg

Mar 15, 2018

Edinburg Mayor Helps Distribute Meals For Amigos Del Valle

Mar 09, 2018

Ready, Set, Sail! Edinburg Gearing Up for Fourth Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta

Mar 06, 2018

Mayor Welcomes Fire Professionals to Training Session

Mar 05, 2018

South Texas Arts and Cultural Center Coming Soon

Mar 02, 2018

Texas General Land Commissioner Visits with Edinburg Councilmembers

Mar 01, 2018

Edinburg Library Hosts Annual International Reading Day

Feb 28, 2018

Amnesty Program Extended

Feb 21, 2018

City Council Proclaims February 18 as Junior Catholic Daughters of the Americas Day in Edinburg

Feb 21, 2018

City Council Recognizes Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV 2018 Youth and Junior Youth of the Year

Feb 16, 2018

EEDC Appoints New Executive Director

Feb 15, 2018

EEDC Executive Director to be Named

Feb 15, 2018

EEDC Executive Director to be Named

Feb 13, 2018

Mayor Richard Molina Holds First Coffee with the Mayor Event

Feb 12, 2018

Bert Ogden Arena Announces First Major Concert Event in Edinburg

Feb 08, 2018

Citation Amnesty Scheduled in Edinburg

Feb 08, 2018

Mayor Molina Welcomes International Students to Edinburg

Feb 07, 2018

Lone Star National Bank Breaks Ground on its Second Location in Edinburg

Feb 02, 2018

Road Closed Due to Gas Leak

Feb 02, 2018

Lace-up Runners; Today is Last Day to Register for Edinburg All-America 10K Race

Jan 31, 2018

Mayor Molina Welcomes Dean of UTRGV Medical School at Public Affairs Luncheon

Jan 29, 2018

Edinburg Selects New Parks & Recreation Director

Jan 22, 2018

Job skills Workshops & Job Fair at Edinburg Library

Jan 17, 2018

Road Closures due to Weather UPDATE

Jan 16, 2018

Edinburg Inclement Weather Update

Jan 12, 2018

Mayor Molina Featured as Guest Speaker at Women's Council of Realtors McAllen Network

Jan 10, 2018

Mayor Statement on Hidalgo County Seat and Courthouse

Jan 08, 2018

Long-eared Owl Sighted at Edinburg World Birding Center for Fifth Day in a Row

Jan 08, 2018

Christmas Tree Recycling Pick Up in Edinburg Scheduled for Jan. 8-26

Jan 04, 2018

Edinburg to Conduct Entry-Level Police Officer Testing

Dec 29, 2017

City Offices to Close for New Year's Day

Dec 27, 2017

City Offices to Close for Christmas

Dec 21, 2017

DPS Reminds Drivers to Be Safe This Holiday Season

Dec 20, 2017

Edinburg Parks & Recreation Recognizes Youth Volleyball and Flag Football League Champions

Dec 19, 2017

Edinburg's Monte Cristo Elementary to Host Blanket Drive Distribution

Dec 16, 2017

Edinburg Holds Pinning Ceremony for 11 New Officers

Dec 14, 2017

DHS Secretary Visits Rio Grande Valley

Dec 13, 2017

Edinburg Housing Authority Swears In Three New Commissioners

Dec 12, 2017

Edinburg Santa on Display After Restoration Project

Dec 11, 2017

Registration Open for Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV Winter Camp

Dec 08, 2017

Edinburg City Council Appoints New Temporary Municipal Court Judge

Dec 05, 2017

Edinburg Welcomes Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Dec 04, 2017

Edinburg Mayor Richard Molina Appointed as Vice President to the Amigos Del Valle Board of Directors

Nov 29, 2017

oint Task Force – West South Texas Corridor Launches Operation Big Rig with Press Event in Edinburg

Nov 17, 2017

Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV to Provide Free Memberships to Military Family Youth

Nov 16, 2017

DPS Holds Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for Driver License Center in Edinburg

Nov 15, 2017

Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV Partners with Sight for Students to Provide Free Eye Exams and Eyewear

Nov 14, 2017

Edinburg Police Department Presented with $5,000 Donation for Blue Santa Toy Drive

Nov 13, 2017

Special Meeting Called to Canvass Edinburg Election Votes and Swearing-In Scheduled for Following Day

Nov 08, 2017

Edinburg Elects New Mayor and Two New Councilmembers

Nov 06, 2017

Edinburg Election Result Coverage

Nov 03, 2017

Edinburg Fire Prevention Festival to Feature Live Music and Fire Rescue Demos

Oct 30, 2017

U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez Delivers Legislative Update at Edinburg Public Affairs Luncheon

Oct 26, 2017

Lindberg Pharmacy in Edinburg Celebrates 30th Year Anniversary

Oct 23, 2017

Edinburg Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Rotary Reading Room

Oct 23, 2017

Edinburg PD Begins Second Annual Coffee with a Cop

Oct 19, 2017

Edinburg Driver License Center to Open Monday, October 23

Oct 18, 2017

City Council Recognized Edinburg Chamber of Commerce

Oct 18, 2017

City Council Issues Proclamation for Texas Funeral Directors Week

Oct 13, 2017

Mexican Soccer Clubs Tigres UANL and Veracruz to Play in Edinburg at H-E-B Park

Oct 04, 2017

Edinburg Parks & Recreation Recognizes 2017 TAAF Region 2 Track & Field Athletes of the Year

Oct 04, 2017

City Council Proclaims October 26 as National Lights On Afterschool Day in Edinburg

Oct 02, 2017

Edinburg Implements eBill Service for Water Customers

Sep 28, 2017

UTRGV School of Medicine Holds Unimvil Dedication Ceremony in Edinburg

Sep 25, 2017

Edinburg Engineering Department to Hold Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan Open House

Sep 20, 2017

City Council Proclaims Sept. 25 as National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims in Edinburg

Sep 18, 2017

Hoehn-Schunior Intersection Now a Permanent Four-Way Stop

Sep 12, 2017

Edinburg to Host Passport Day Sept. 23

Sep 11, 2017

City of Edinburg and Four Paws Animal Hospital Team Up for Rabies Clinic

Sep 06, 2017

Edinburg City Council Approves New Fiscal Year Budget

Sep 06, 2017

Edinburg Fire Department Donates Used Fire Equipment to the City of Monclova in Mexico

Sep 06, 2017

Edinburg United Police Officers Association and RGVFC have Special Day for Young Edinburg Resident

Sep 06, 2017

City Council Proclaims Boys & Girls Clubs Day for Kids and Worldwide Day of Play in September

Aug 31, 2017

City Offices to Close for Labor Day Holiday

Aug 28, 2017

Edinburg Collecting Relief Supplies for Hurricane Harvey Victims

Aug 25, 2017

Sandbag Distribution Locations Condensed

Aug 24, 2017

Sandbags Available In Edinburg

Aug 22, 2017

South Texas Health System Holds Demo Day Ceremony for New ER Facility in Edinburg

Aug 15, 2017

Consuls of Central America and Mexico Urge their Residents to Travel Legally

Aug 02, 2017

Spectrum Moves PEG Channels without Notification

Jul 29, 2017

Edinburg PD Determined to Keep Drunk Drivers off Edinburg Roadways

Jul 26, 2017

Edinburg to Host TAAF Swimming and Basketball State Competitions

Jul 20, 2017

Edinburg Home to First of Its Kind Steakhouse in Rio Grande Valley

Jul 14, 2017

Police Training Facility Now Open

Jul 13, 2017

Edinburg Parks & Recreation Presented with $8,500 Check for Rotary Reading Room

Jul 06, 2017

City Council Recognizes Miss Teen Globe South Texas 2017 Fatima Figueroa of Edinburg

Jul 05, 2017

Regional TAAF Track and Field Championships Coming Back to Edinburg

Jun 30, 2017

City Offices to Close for Fourth of July Holiday

Jun 28, 2017

Hidalgo County Elections Department Introduces New Voting Machines

Jun 27, 2017

Doctors Hospital at Renaissance and University of Houston College of Pharmacy to Open Satellite Program in Edinburg

Jun 23, 2017

Road Work to Occur on Freddy Gonzalez Drive & McColl Road Beginning Next Week

Jun 21, 2017

City Council Proclaims July 13 as National Summer Learning Day in Edinburg

Jun 21, 2017

Edinburg Parks & Recreation Recognizes 2017 Little League Baseball and Softball Champions

Jun 14, 2017

UTRGV School of Medicine to Open Pediatrics Clinic in Edinburg

Jun 12, 2017

Edinburg to Conduct Entry-Level Police Officer Testing

Jun 01, 2017

Schunior Road from Jackson Road to McColl Road Closed Until Further Notice

May 31, 2017

Preparation are Essential in the Event of a Hurricane

May 30, 2017

Edinburg Proclaims May 28 as U.S. Border Patrol Day

May 26, 2017

City Offices to Close for Memorial Day

May 26, 2017

Edinburg Hosts 10th Annual Memorial Day Commemorative Ceremony

May 23, 2017

South Texas Health System Breaks Ground on New ER Facility in North Edinburg

May 18, 2017

Edinburg City Council Proposes Property Tax Decrease

May 17, 2017

City Council Proclaims May as Motorcycle Awareness Month in Edinburg

May 17, 2017

City Council Proclaims May as Elder Abuse Prevention Month in Edinburg

May 17, 2017

City Council Proclaims May as Lupus Awareness Month, May 19 as Put on Purple Day

May 17, 2017

City Council Recognizes Freddy Gonzalez Elementary School Principal Arnoldo F. Benavides

May 15, 2017

Edinburg PD to Host Movie with a Cop Throughout Summer 2017

May 12, 2017

Edinburg, EEDC, LRGVDC Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for Construction of Transit Terminal

May 10, 2017

Edinburg Breaks Ground for New Fire Station on North Side

May 03, 2017

City Council Proclaims May 14-20 as Food Allergy Awareness Week

May 02, 2017

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center Closed May 1-6 for Maintenance

Apr 27, 2017

Memorial Held for Edinburg Police Department Canine Officer

Apr 24, 2017

Edinburg to Host Annual Cinco de Mayo Festival

Apr 20, 2017

UTRGV Presents Edinburg Solid Waste Management with Distinguished Community Engagement Partner Award

Apr 20, 2017

Edinburg Implements Bike Share Program

Apr 19, 2017

Mayor Garcia Presents Proclamation to Cool City Celebration Organizers

Apr 18, 2017

Edinburg PD Participating in Holiday DWI Enforcements

Apr 11, 2017

City Offices to Close on Good Friday

Apr 06, 2017

TxDOT, Edinburg Urge Motorists to Exercise Caution in Work Zones

Apr 06, 2017

City Council Proclaims May 4 as National Day of Prayer

Apr 06, 2017

City Council Recognizes "As I Walk Through the Valley" Filmmakers Charlie Vela and Ronnie Garza

Mar 28, 2017

Red Cross Hosts Heroes Centennial Luncheon in Edinburg

Mar 22, 2017

City Council Proclaims April 16-22 as National Healthcare Decision Week

Mar 22, 2017

City Council Proclaims March 27-31 as National Boys & Girls Club Week

Mar 22, 2017

City Council Declares March 22 as National Small Business Development Center Day

Mar 17, 2017

Edinburg and EEDC Break Ground For Construction of DPS Mega Center

Mar 17, 2017

Edinburg Proclaims March 7 as Shriners Hospitals for Children Day and National Pancake Day

Mar 15, 2017

UTRGV Women's Basketball to Host Postseason Game for First Time in Program History

Mar 02, 2017

Edinburg Economy Looking Good

Mar 01, 2017

Valley Symphony Orchestra Director Dr. Peter Dabrowski Inducted to the Rio Grande Valley Walk of Fame

Feb 24, 2017

Edinburg Fire Department Welcomes Six New Firefighters

Feb 16, 2017

Fiesta Edinburg to Take Place February 23-26 at H-E-B Park

Feb 13, 2017

H-E-B Park Inauguration to Feature International Soccer Friendly between RGV FC and C.F. Monterrey

Feb 10, 2017

City Council Proclaims Feb. 19 as Junior Catholic Daughters of the Americas Day

Feb 10, 2017

UTRGV Women's Tennis Team Recognized by City Council for Best Ever Season

Feb 10, 2017

City Council Recognizes UTRGV Volleyball Team for Historic Season

Feb 03, 2017

Edinburg Extends Amnesty Period

Jan 31, 2017

RGV FC Announce 2017 Schedule with 16 Games to Played at H-E-B Park in Edinburg

Jan 30, 2017

Edinburg Welcomes Pollos Asados La Cabaa with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Jan 30, 2017

RGVFC to Host San Antonio FC in First-Ever Soccer Match at H-E-B Park

Jan 25, 2017

Edinburg Site for New State of the Art Entertainment Venue

Jan 24, 2017

Edinburg to Conduct Testing for Entry-Level Firefighters

Jan 19, 2017

Edinburg Regional Rehab Center Opens at New Location

Jan 18, 2017

City Council Recognizes Boys & Girls Club of Edinburg RGV Youth of the Year and Junior Youth of the Year

Jan 18, 2017

City Council Recognizes Edinburg Crime Stoppers During Crime Stoppers Month in Texas

Jan 04, 2017

Edinburg Parks & Recreation Recognizes Youth Girls Basketball and Youth Tackle Football Champions

Jan 04, 2017

Edinburg Parks & Recreation Recognizes Karate Program Champions

Jan 03, 2017

Annual Christmas Tree Recycling Pick Up in Edinburg Scheduled for January 9-27
It’s an exciting day! The South Texas International Film Festival is announcing the 2019 Official Selections. 
We had 126 film submissions representing 20 countries from around the world! For more information visit South Texas Film Festival