Pharr City Report: October 15, 2018

The Board of Commissioners of the City of Pharr met for a regular meeting on Monday, October 15, 2018, and considered agendas that included the following highlights: Edward Wylie Appointed as Interim City Manager Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez, M.D. and City Commissioners appointed current Deputy City Manager, Edward M. Wylie as Interim City Manager. Mr. Wylie has formerly served as the Development Services Director for … Read More

Pharr Celebrates the Start of the 2018-2019 Produce Season

Pharr Celebrates the Start of the 2018-2019 Produce Season Pharr, Texas – Amid a backdrop of vibrantly colored fruits and vegetables, the Pharr International Bridge held a special event to commemorate the start of the 2018-2019 produce season, celebrating the occasion alongside produce growers, importers, distributors, consumers, dignitaries from Mexico and the United States, and special guest Texas Agriculture Commissioner … Read More

City of Pharr Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Mural and Time Capsule Dedication

City of Pharr Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Mural and Time Capsule Dedication Pharr, Texas – In commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the City of Pharr held a dedication ceremony to honor and celebrate Pharr’s history, present, and future at the South Pharr Development & Research Center (DRC). At the event, Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez, M.D., and Pharr city officials dedicated … Read More

Pharr Narrows Down Top Four Candidates for Police Chief

  Pharr Narrows Down Top Four Candidates for Police Chief     Pharr, Texas – After a nearly year-long, comprehensive, nationwide search to find the most highly-qualified candidate to lead Pharr’s police department, City of Pharr officials announce that it has narrowed down its selection to the top four candidates among more than 30 applicants. The top four applicants (in … Read More