Nov 27, 2023City of Edinburg Begins Construction on New Water Tower
tower that will help to provide improved water service to residents.
Nov 17, 2023City of Edinburg to Kick Off Holiday Season with Multiple Family-Friendly Events
Edinburg, TX - It’s time to bring out your Santa hats! The City of Edinburg invites the community to join in on the holiday cheer this year at the annual Lighting of the Tree and the Night of Lights Parade.
Nov 09, 2023Edinburg boil water notice lifted for West University area
Edinburg, Texas — The City of Edinburg Utilities Department issued a boil water notice on Wednesday, Nov. 9, for the residents and businesses located within West University Dr. (SH 107), specifically the north side between Jackson Road and Mon Mack Road, in response to a recent water leak incident. After testing the water to ensure that the leak did not affect water quality, the City of Edinburg is pleased to announce that the boil water notice has now been rescinded.
Oct 31, 2023Edinburg to Benefit from $675,612 in Grant Funding for Intersection Improvements
Edinburg, Texas — The City of Edinburg is thrilled to announce that it will receive $675,612 in funding from the recently approved $345 million allocation by the Texas Transportation Commission through the Texas Department of Transportation - 2023 Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside Program (TASA)for pedestrian and bicycle projects across Texas. This funding will be directed towards the Freddy Gonzalez Drive and Closner Boulevard Intersection Improvements Project.
Oct 24, 2023Edinburg named Most Affordable College Town by WalletHub
Edinburg, TX - The City of Edinburg, the proud home of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, has clinched the prestigious title of "Most Affordable College Town" in the United States, according to WalletHub's "Best College Towns and Cities in America" study.
Oct 11, 2023City of Edinburg celebrates unprecedented construction activity boom in 2023
Edinburg, TX - There was another remarkable surge in construction activity in September 2023 in the City of Edinburg, underscoring the city's growth and economic vitality. According to the latest building permit report, Edinburg has recorded a staggering $27.6 million in construction activity, marking a significant increase compared to $20.4 million during the same period last year. This surge encompasses both residential and commercial developments, showcasing the city's robust real estate sector.
Oct 03, 2023City of Edinburg Takes First Place in Nationwide ´Move With The Mayor' Initiative
Sep 27, 2023Edinburg's SaludArte Celebration Promotes Arts, Wellness, and Belonging
EDINBURG – The City of Edinburg’s Library & Cultural Arts Divisions presents SaludArte a celebration of arts and wellness on Saturday, September 30, 9 a.m. -12 p.m. in the City Hall Courtyard, 415 W. University Dr. This family-friendly event is free and open to all.
Sep 26, 2023Edinburg EDC continues significant growth in North Industrial Park with Nicho Produce's Expansion
Edinburg, TX – More progress is coming to the North Industrial Park. The Edinburg Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) is proud to announce the exciting expansion of Nicho Produce, a local produce company. This development marks a significant milestone in Edinburg's economic growth, bringing numerous job opportunities and reinforcing the EEDC’s commitment to fostering a thriving business community. This expansion will not only contribute to the local economy but also create more opportunities for the community. Nicho Produce's growth will result in the creation of 91 jobs, with 79 being retained and an additional 12 created.
Sep 22, 2023Edinburg EDC highlights significant growth with expansion of Ethan Yoo Construction & Development LLC
Edinburg, TX –The Edinburg Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) is proud to announce a significant milestone in the economic growth of the City of Edinburg with the expansion of Ethan Yoo Construction & Development LLC. Under the visionary leadership of owner Ethan Yoo, the company has recently acquired a 2.4-acre tract of land in Edinburg's thriving North Industrial Park (Lot 7A) to establish a local back-office operation company.
Sep 20, 2023City of Edinburg approves Fiscal Year 2023-2024 Budget
Edinburg, TX – On Tuesday, Sept 19, 2023, the City of Edinburg gave the green light to a multimillion-dollar budget that will pave the way for tax cuts and continuing capital projects. The Edinburg City Council officially adopted the Annual Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2023-2024.
Sep 19, 2023City of Edinburg proudly announces Chief Jaime Ayala's appointment to state TCOLE Advisory Committee
Edinburg, TX- Edinburg Police Chief Jaime Ayala has been appointed to serve on the prestigious Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) Advisory Committee for Law Enforcement Agency Standards. Chief Ayala has been designated as the Assistant Presiding Officer of this vital committee, charged with addressing and enhancing minimum standards for law enforcement agencies in the State of Texas.
Sep 19, 2023Edinburg EDC seeing remarkable growth in North Industrial Park
Edinburg, TX – The Edinburg Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) is proud to unveil major developments in the City of Edinburg's North Industrial Park, particularly within RGV CDL – Lot 7B and Lot 9, highlighting remarkable growth and job creation in the region.
Sep 14, 2023City of Edinburg secures FEMA SAFER Grant to enhance fire and emergency response capabilities
Edinburg, TX –The City of Edinburg is announcing its successful acquisition of the Fiscal Year 2022 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant, a crucial initiative offered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This significant grant award, totaling $1,068,068.36, carries no local match requirement and is set to fortify the Edinburg Fire Department (EFD) in its mission to ensure the safety and well-being of the community. With these funds, Edinburg will be able to recruit and retain four additional firefighters, ensuring a robust staffing and deployment capability for the Edinburg Fire Department over a three-year period, from February 26, 2024, through February 25, 2027.
Sep 12, 2023City of Edinburg To Open Jose Nieto and Consuelo Alfaro Robledo Center
Sep 06, 2023Edinburg City Council votes to reduce proposed tax rate for fiscal year 2023-2024
Aug 11, 2023Edinburg to host Edinburg Municipal Park turf enhancement ribbon cutting
Aug 10, 2023Groundbreaking Ceremony Set for Phase II of Alberta Road Reconstruction Project
Aug 08, 2023City of Edinburg hosting 10th Annual UFO Festival
Aug 07, 2023City of Edinburg names new fire chief
Jul 24, 2023Edinburg PD launches program to safeguard businesses
Jul 18, 2023Three Million Dollars Awarded to Tropical Texas Behavioral Health & Edinburg Police Department for Mental Health Crisis Response Unit
Jul 12, 2023$10 Million in funding allocated for South Texas International Airport in Edinburg
Jun 30, 2023City of Edinburg collaborates with LiftFund for Interest Buy Down Program
Jun 29, 2023Edinburg Public Works Department Receives State Safety Award
Jun 14, 2023La Sienna Apartments to Host Ribbon-Cutting in Edinburg
Jun 02, 2023Edinburg Fire Chief inducted into Texas Emergency Management Hall of Fame
An Edinburg hero is honored. Yesterday, at the Texas Division of Emergency Management State Conference held in Fort Worth, the late Edinburg Fire Chief Shawn Snider was posthumously inducted into the esteemed Texas Emergency Management Hall of Fame. Read more about it here.
Jun 02, 2023Edinburg Public Works Department receives distinguished safety award
May 18, 2023Edinburg Emerges as a Prime Destination for National Chains
May 18, 2023City of Edinburg recognized for community engagement at UTRGV
May 11, 2023City of Edinburg appoints Deputy Fire Chief as Interim Fire Chief
May 11, 2023Another Record-Breaking Month: Edinburg Reports $57 Million in New Construction Activity for April
May 02, 2023Edinburg Fire Chief passes away, leaving a legacy of courage and service
It is with great sadness that the City of Edinburg announces the passing of Fire Chief Shawn Snider. Chief Snider, who served the City of Edinburg for more than three decades, passed away on May 1, 2023, after a courageous battle with cancer. Read more about it here.
May 01, 2023Edinburg PD unveils new look for patrol units
Apr 25, 2023Edinburg Sees Dramatic Increase In Construction Activity
Apr 05, 2023Flash Flood Safety
Mar 10, 2023Edinburg Mayor highlights education, economic development, engagement and public safety in his first State of the City Address
Feb 28, 2023City of Edinburg leaders push legislative agenda during RGV Day at the Capitol
Feb 24, 2023Edinburg Mayor Ramiro Garza, Jr. to Host 2023 State of the City Address
the 2023 State of the City Address on March 9, 2023, at the Edinburg
Conference Center at Renaissance, located at 118 Paseo Del Prado,
Edinburg, TX. This is Mayor Garza’s first State of the City Address
since taking office. The event is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., with the
Mayor’s Address scheduled to start at 7 p.m. Read more about it here.
Feb 17, 2023Texas Glo Awards $1 Million Flood Mitigation Grant to Edinburg
Jan 19, 2023Jarita 'Rita' Hernandez Received Recognition
Nov 07, 2022Edinburg Police Department Launches Community-Based Alert Software
Sep 23, 2022Businesses Continue To Expand In Edinburg: North Industrial Park Subdivision Development Sees New Growth
Sep 02, 2022Alberta Road Construction Project Update
Aug 12, 2022Council Passes Revised Unified Development Code
Aug 05, 2022City of Edinburg enters Water Conservation Stage 2
Jul 29, 2022South Texas International Airport Assists Dog is My CoPilot, Inc. Help Fuel Mission
Jun 30, 2022Fight the Bite: Mosquito Prevention & Protection
Jun 06, 2022Edinburg Continues to See Significant Population Growth
May 17, 2022City of Edinburg Announces Partnership with Army PaYS
May 06, 2022NLC Selects Edinburg to Participate in One Nation/One Project, A National Arts and Wellness Initiative
Apr 26, 2022Hidalgo County has Launched the "Explore Hidalgo County Nature Trail" Initiative
Apr 21, 2022Edinburg Police Department Recognizes and Awards Officer Joaquin Garcia
Apr 20, 2022Edinburg City Council Appoints Myra L. Ayala As City Manager
Mar 16, 2022Edinburg Council Focuses on Public Trust, Accountability and Transparency During City Meeting
Mar 04, 2022Public Health Task Forces Launches Community Website to Share Important Updates with Residents
Feb 02, 2022Edinburg's Economy Shows Impressive Economic Growth
Dec 16, 2021Edinburg Police Department Surprises 32 Families with Christmas' Trees
Nov 30, 2021National Day of Giving – Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV receives $10,000 for Workforce Readiness Program
Nov 17, 2021Edinburg Cares Food Drive in Search of Volunteers
Oct 21, 2021Edinburg Library Receives the Texas Reads Grant
Oct 08, 2021South Texas Health System's New $100 Million, Five-Story Patient Tower
Sep 08, 2021Edinburg Library to Host Immigration Q&A Forum
Aug 30, 2021The City of Edinburg Welcomes Jaime Ayala as Next Chief of Police
Aug 26, 2021Edinburg Launches 311 Call Center To Improve and Enhance Customer Service
Aug 18, 2021City Council Approves Bond Program to Revitalize Downtown Edinburg