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August 27, 2014

EDINBURG, Texas — With a unanimous vote, the Edinburg City Council has taken another giant step demonstrating its commitment to the creation of UTRGV and its medical school.    On Tuesday, August 19th, the Council agreed to transfer own… Full Story »

August 26, 2014

EDINBURG, Texas — The owner of HOLT CAT on Tuesday called Edinburg “a tremendous place to do business” as his company hosted the grand opening and ribbon cutting for a new more than $10 million facility built here. The 47,000 square f… Full Story »

August 26, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Rubén Hinojosa announced grants from the U.S. Department of Justice were awarded to the cities of Edinburg and McAllen for more than $43,000 to be used to increase public safety. The City of Edinburg was aw… Full Story »

August 22, 2014

EDINBURG, Texas — Effective Monday, August 25 the Freddy Gonzalez Memorial Park Splash Playground, at Veterans Boulevard and Freddy Gonzalez Drive, will have new hours of operation. The Splash Playground will be open Friday through Sunday… Full Story »

August 22, 2014

EDINBURG, Texas — From volunteering her time to help immigrant refugees to stuffing hundreds of backpacks for a school supply giveaway, at eight years old Danielle Hazel Luna represents the strong community spirit all Edinburg residents e… Full Story »

August 21, 2014

AUSTIN — The University of Texas Board of Regents Thursday approved the academic structure of the new UT Rio Grande Valley, taking an essential step forward in making the new university and medical school a reality. The Texas Higher Educa… Full Story »

August 20, 2014

EDINBURG, Texas — The proposed 2014-2015 Fiscal Year Budget is now in the hands of the Edinburg City Council.  The financial plan was presented by City Manager Ramiro Garza Jr., during a budget workshop held August 19th. The combined $99… Full Story »

August 20, 2014

EDINBURG, Texas — Some 525 Edinburg youths, the largest group to compete yet, brought home a myriad of awards after facing-off with teams from across the state in College Station and Laredo this summer. The City of Edinburg works to ensur… Full Story »

EDINBURG, Texas — The City of Edinburg welcomes the St. Damien Food Bank, at 710 1/2 E. University Dr., which held its ribbon cutting Monday along with the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce.

Sacred Heart Catholic Church is using the building as an expansion o… Full Story »

August 18, 2014

EDINBURG, Texas — Leaders from across the state in various fields convened in the Rio Grande Valley this month to discuss how the increasing number of Texan Latinos could impact the state’s future. The Texas Lyceum held its 2014 quarter… Full Story »

Proposed Change to Existing Food Ordinance to Include Mobile Food Vendors
The City of Edinburg is considering amending Chapter 112 of the Food Establishment Ordinance providing for specific regulations be included to allow mobile food vendors within City Limits. Before bringing it before the City Council for final approval the City of Edinburg is seeking public input from the community. For more information on the proposed change and or to provide public comments contact the Planning & Zoning Department at 956-388-8202.
Download the Mobile Food Establishment Guidelines.



P.O. Box 1079
Edinburg, Texas 78540
415 W. University Dr.
Edinburg, Texas 78539
Phone: 956 - 388 -8204
Fax: 956 - 383 - 7111