Community Development Council

This is an eleven (11) member board. The purpose of the board is to review, conduct public hearings, and make recommendations for City Council action regarding requests for projects to be funded from the city’s annual Community Development Block Grant entitlement under this federal program. The board meets as needed typically on Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Room, second floor of Pharr City Hall.

Meetings:

The board meets as needed typically on Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Room, second floor of Pharr City Hall. View meeting agendas and minutes

Responsibilities:

The responsibilities of the Community Development Council include:

  • Review and conduct public hearings for projects to be funded from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) entitlement.
Position Term Name Term Starts Term Ends Term Census Tract
Chairman 2yrs Rene Cantu 06/18/2022 06/18/2024 215
Member 1yr Victor Alvarez 03/21/2022 03/19/2023 213
Member 1yr Norma Trevino 03/21/2022 03/19/2023 215
Member 1yr Lisa Nunez 03/21/2022 03/19/2023 217
Member 2yrs Lucio Gaitan 03/21/2022 03/19/2024 214
Member 2yrs Romeo Robles, Jr. 03/01/2021 03/19/2023 At Large
Member 2yrs Belia Garcia 03/01/2021 03/17/2023 217
Member 3yrs Carla Beltran 03/21/2022 03/19/2025 213
Member 3yrs Olga Cardoza 03/21/2022 03/19/2025 214
Member 3yrs Marco Gonzalez 03/21/2022 03/19/2025 216
Member 3yrs Danny Smith 03/21/2022 03/19/2025 216