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July 24, 2014
Representatives from the office of U.S. Congressman Ruben Hinojosa visited the Pharr Police Athletic League headquarters this week to gather information and perspective on the only Police Athletic League in South Texas.
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PharrNOW
July 24, 2014
For the month of July, the City of Pharr received over $1.2 million in sales tax revenue; an increase of 13.9% from this time last year. Fueled by the continued growth in retail and entertainment activity, the City of Pharr has seen sales tax increases continue for all eight months of this fiscal year. With […]
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PharrNOW
July 23, 2014
The City of Pharr welcomes The Main Event to Pharr Town Center (formerly El Centro Mall) opening July 29th at the corner of Jackson and Expressway 83. The Main Event offers Laser Tag, bowling, billiards, electronic games, La Bella’s Pizza, dining, a full service bar and private meeting rooms.
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The 23rd annual Original Taste of the Valley was held on Thursday June 26th at the Pharr Events Center. More than 800 guests were treated to delicious food  servings offered by almost 30 of South Texas’ favorite restaurants and eateries.  Title sponsor L&F Distributors provided ice-cold beverages and classic wines.  The Original Taste of the […]
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PharrNOW
July 9, 2014
City of Pharr elected officials and administrators were briefed recently on the humanitarian situation concerning young immigrants from Central America crossing into the South Texas region. Topics discussed were available bed space, immigrant status reports and overall preparation. On hand for the meeting were Mayor Leo “Polo” Palacios Jr., City Manager Fred Sandoval, Assistant City […]
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PharrNOW
July 9, 2014
The Texas Water Development Board has granted Pharr Public Utilities a $3,681,688 loan forgiveness fora new water tower and water transmission line in the Northwest area of the city. The $12,000,000 project will be completed within two years and is vital to providing safe water to the northern parts of Pharr.
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