My Weslaco

Enter your address to find useful resources and information pertaining to your very own Weslaco District!

  • Clean Sweep 2017


    SATURDAY OCTOBER 28, 2017

    The City of Weslaco, along with help from our partners, in an effort to keep our community looking beautiful and reducing public health and fire hazards, are conducting an area wide clean up. The area targeted will be West of A... READ MORE

  • Halloween Costume Party


    SATURDAY OCTOBER 28, 2017

    Mayor Joe V. Sanchez Public Library invites you to a Halloween Costume Party! Come join us for fun activities, free food, and a costume contest. READ MORE

  • Lighted Parade & Santa Dash


    SATURDAY DECEMBER 9, 2017

    The 2017 Mid-Valley Christmas Lighted Parade on Saturday, December 9, 2017 will start with the Santa Dash fun run hosted by Mid-Valley Events from 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. on Texas Boulevard from Pike Boulevard to Sixth Street, an... READ MORE

  • Feast of Sharing


    SATURDAY DECEMBER 16, 2017

    HEB feeds the community during its annual Feast of Sharing event in Weslaco. READ MORE

View Calendar
Press
  • Weslaco Police Officers Equipped with Life-Saving Defibrillators

    Hospital Volunteers at Knapp Medical Center donate devices to shock patient’s heart back into rhythm.WESLACO - The Weslaco Police Department has become one of the first – if not the first -- police departments in the Valley to be equipped with life-saving defibrillators, which can be used to shock a person’s heart back into beating normally again aft... READ MORE

  • Update: Localized Flooding

     Rains have seemed to lessen in the area. Some localized flooding is still an issue within the City as crews monitor the water and drainage. Motorists and citizens, please stay out of flooded streets for the safety and people and property.   READ MORE

  • Caution: Localized Flooding

    Severe Weather Alert:  The City of Weslaco is experiencing severe rain fall with localized flooding issues.  All motorists please stay out of flooded streets as this may affect homes in those areas. City crews have been hard at work for several hours checking all drainage in the City.  Please report any flooding issues which may affect... READ MORE

  • Weslaco Receives Highest Recognition for its Annual Financial Report

    (Chicago, Illinois)--The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the City of Weslaco by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governm... READ MORE

  • New York Times Documents Service of Weslaco Fire during Hurricane Harvey

    "After Harvey Hit, a Texas Hospital Decided to Evacuate.  Here's How Patients Got Out." To read the full article, click through the link below.  But be sure to read through to the end, to make sure to see every picture and read every compliment of our own Hometown Heroes, Weslaco Fire Department: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/06/us/t... READ MORE

  • Labor Day Observance

    In observance of Labor Day, City Hall will be closed on Monday, September 4th, 2017.  Regular hours will resume Tuesday, September 5th at 8 am.  READ MORE

  • SOS: SAVE OUR SANDBAGS

    Citizens should store, save bags for future useWESLACO, TX (September 1, 2017) – With three more months remaining in hurricane season, and another storm already forming in the Atlantic, the City of Weslaco recommends storing then saving sandbags for potential future use. “The City of Weslaco distributed more than 17,000 sandbags last week in anticipation... READ MORE

  • Hurricane Relief

    The Weslaco Police Department, City of Weslaco, and the Weslaco Fire Department is asking for your assistance in helping out families affected by Hurricane Harvey. Let's help our neighbors in need! Drop off locations are from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at City Hall, Weslaco Police Department and Weslaco Fire Department. After hours, Weslaco Fire Department will c... READ MORE

  • Sandbag Locations Reduced

    Citizens who still need bags may fill their own until 5:00 p.m. todayWESLACO, TX (August 25, 2017) - The City of Weslaco is reducing the sites available with sand and bags to two locations. These self-service stations are expected to remain accessible until 5:00 p.m. today. Bags will be provided but shovels may not: Weslaco City Park300 N. Airport Driv... READ MORE

  • Landline Phone at City Hall Restored

    Landline phones have been restored at City Hall. Please contact the City of Weslaco at 956-968-3181 for non-emergency calls; use 9-1-1 for emergency calls.   READ MORE

  • Landline Phones are Down

    Landline phones are down across town. Please contact the City of Weslaco at 956-778-3274 for non-emergency calls.  Continue to use 9-1-1 for emergency calls.   READ MORE

  • Sandbags by Self-Service for Weslaco Residents

    Citizens who still need bags may fill their own FridayWESLACO, TX (August 24, 2017) - Due to the developing status of Hurricane Harvey, the City of Weslaco will make available sand and bags at four locations tomorrow, Friday, August 25 at 8:00 a.m. These will be self-service stations, where bags will be provided but shovels may not.   Wesl... READ MORE

  • Self-fill Sand Site Thursday until 7 p.m.

    In addition to sandbag distribution site at Mayor Pablo G. Pena City Park, a Self Fill Station is open Thursday until 7:00 p.m. Former City of Weslaco Recycling Center (Self Fill Station) 2900 S. Border Ave. Weslaco, TX 78596  Bags are provided but shovels are limited.  Must show proof of residency for the City of Weslaco, su... READ MORE

  • Sandbag Distribution Thursday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

    WESLACO, TX (August 24, 2017) - Due to the potential weather and the current status ofTropical Storm Harvey, the City of Weslaco will be handing out sandbags to thecitizens of Weslaco today, August 24, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the followinglocation: Weslaco City Park - 300 N. Airport - Weslaco, TX 78596 Must show proof of residency for th... READ MORE

  • Sandbag distribution Wednesday, 3:00-7:00 p.m.

    WESLACO, TX (August 23, 2017) -Due to the potential weather and the current status of Tropical DepressionHarvey, the City of Weslaco will be handing out sandbags to the citizens ofWeslaco today, August 23, 2017, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the following location: Former City of Weslaco Recycling Center 2900 S. Border Ave., Weslaco, TX 78596 Mu... READ MORE

  • Fighting Figueroas Day

    Weslaco, Texas – The Weslaco City Commission honored native sons Omar “Panterita” Figueroa, Jr. and Brandon “Heartbreaker” Figueroa with a proclamation July 25, 2017 declaring it “Fighting Figueroas Day” in celebration of their victories in the boxing ring Saturday, July 15, 2017 on national television from Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Long Island, ... READ MORE

  • Weslaco Permits Online

    The City of Weslaco is proud to announce that we now have permits available online for public viewing.  Our Online Permit Portal is available at www.weslacopermits.com and can be used by building professionals to get additional features. If a General Contractor/Trade Professional has already registered with the City, they can now Create an ... READ MORE

  • Weslaco Hotel Occupancy Tax Application for Funding

    The City of Weslaco, through its Weslaco Hotel Occupancy Tax Advisory Committee (WHOTAC), is soliciting applications for funding for the 2017-2018 budget cycle of its Hotel Occupancy Tax Fund. The applications will be accepted until Thursday, August 3rd, at 4:00 p.m. in the Finance Department of the Weslaco City Hall. Please see application rega... READ MORE

  • Flags Ordered to Half-Staff in Honor of Hernandez

    Navy Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Noe Hernandez of Weslaco was among those who perished while on duty last week in a tragic naval collision off the coast of Japan. Texas and the United States of America are proud of this young man who gave his life while serving our country. It is fitting that flags should be flown at half-staff in honor of the life and mili... READ MORE

  • Mayor’s Call for Moment of Silence

    Regular City Commission Meeting, June 20, 2017:Weslaco is heartbroken by the tragic loss of Navy Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Noe Hernandez, age just 26, who died on the USS Fitzgerald over the weekend. He was Panther Pride ROTC, Weslaco High class of 2009. Please join me in a moment of silence to honor him. Pray for the comfort of his family, especiall... READ MORE

  • Garbage Service Audit

    If you are a customer of North Alamo WSC or Military Highway WSC, please be aware that the City may need to pick up your trash container.  A recent audit by Republic Services shows that some customers are not being billed correctly for their trash services.  Republic Services provides trash service for residents of the City.  Based on the l... READ MORE

  • Street Closure - Border Ave.

    The Railroad Company will be making improvements to the railroad tracks located on N. Border Ave. from E. Business Hwy 83 to Panther Dr. Repairs commenced Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 7:30am, and as a result the road will remain closed until Friday, March 17, 2017 at about 5:00pm. The Post Office will be accessible from the north side and STC from Railroad ... READ MORE

  • Street Closure - Huisache St.

    The City of Weslaco Public Works Department will be conducting road improvements on Huisache St. from Border Ave. to Republic St. Repairs will commence on Monday, March 13, 2017; road is scheduled to be paved on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 8:00am (weather permitting) and will take an estimated nine (9) hours. As a result, the road will remain closed as of... READ MORE

  • Weslaco's Own Valley Nature Center Receives State Award

    The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality revealed the winners of the prestigious Texas Environmental Excellence Awards today, recognizing awardees for helping protect and preserve state’s resources. TCEQ commissioners and the Texas governor jointly selected the nine winners—based on recommendations from a Blue Ribbon Committee—in eight categories.&nb... READ MORE

  • Weslaco Gets Shout-Out in Popular State Magazine

    Texas Highways Magazine's February issue features a segment "On Valley Time," describing downtown gems Villa de Cortez, Jose's Cafecito, and Sarah's Storybook Garden.View Full Story Link READ MORE

  • Weslaco Warming Station Opens During Cold Weather

    Anyone seeking a warm place to spend these cold nights is welcome at First Baptist Church, located at 600 South Kansas Avenue, 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. Operated as a warming station in partnership with the City of Weslaco and American Red Cross, blankets, comfort kits and water will be provided. READ MORE

  • Comprehensive Smoking Ordinance Approved

    The City of Weslaco has adopted a comprehensive smoking ordinance that will come into effect May 3rd, 2017. Weslaco is the 59th city in Texas to adopt such an ordinance. READ MORE

In The
Loop

CommissionMeetings

Regular City Commission Meetings are held the first and third Tuesdays of every month at 5:30 p.m. in the Legislative Chambers at City Hall. Agendas are generally posted the Friday before the meeting and regular meetings can be live-streamed online. READ MORE

HighLights

The Mayor presented the 2017 State of the City on February 28, proudly highlighting the historic water tower, "El Tinaco," as a metaphor for the City's growth. READ MORE

Explore

Our Story

Connect

Follow the City of Weslaco, Police Department, Fire Department, Mid-Valley Airport, and Mayor Joe V. Sanchez Public Library in our multiple social media platforms! #knoweslaco

View Our Story View Our Story