Pharr Mayor Responds to Pharr Resident Testing Positive for COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETHURSDAY MARCH 26, 2020 Pharr, Texas – The City of Pharr learned from Hidalgo County officials that the first case of the coronavirus (COVID-19) affecting a resident of [...]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for 3-26-2020

Hidalgo County Issues Shelter-At-Home Order; Pharr School Districts Providing Meals for Students FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETHURSDAY, MARCH 26, 2020 Pharr, Texas – Pharr leaders continue to closely [...]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for 3-25-2020

Texas Declared Federal Disaster; Mayor Applauds CBP Efforts to Keep Border Safe FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2020 Pharr, Texas – Amid the rapidly-evolving situation regarding the [...]


County Issues Curfew; Bridge Remains Open for Trade and Essential Travel; Call Center FAQs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETUESDAY, MARCH 24, 2020 Pharr, Texas – Amid the rapidly-evolving situation [...]

Covid-19 Update – March 20, 2020

Pharr International Bridge Closing to Nonessential Travel, Commerce & Trade to Continue; Pharr Opens Call Center for Coronavirus Info FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFRIDAY, MARCH 20, 2020 Pharr, [...]


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETHURSDAY, MARCH 19, 2020 Pharr, Texas – Amid the rapidly-evolving situation regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), the City of Pharr and Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez, M.D., will [...]

Pharr City Report Update (March 16th)

The Board of Commissioners of the City of Pharr met for a regular meeting on Monday, March 16, 2020, and considered an agenda that included the following highlights: Senator Lucio [...]

Pharr Mayor Issues Update Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMONDAY, MARCH 16, 2020Pharr, Texas – At the City of Pharr Regular Commission Meeting scheduled for today, Monday, March 16, 2020, at 4:00 pm, Pharr Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez, [...]

Pharr Mayor Declares Disaster and Public Health Emergency in Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2020 Pharr, Texas – Following similar declarations of disaster by Texas State Governor Greg Abbott and President Donald J. Trump, this afternoon, Pharr [...]

Pharr Hosts U.S. – Mexico Binational Bridges and Border Crossings Group East Regional Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETHURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2020 Pharr, Texas – Pharr city officials welcomed a delegation of leaders from throughout the nation and Mexico today as hosts of the multi-agency United [...]