City of Pharr Waives Permitting Fees for Fence and Re-roofing Repairs until Sunday, 5/14

Pharr, Texas – In response to this weekend’s damaging storm, the Pharr Building and Code Compliance Department is prioritizing permitting and waiving fees for fence and re-roofing (shingle replacement) repairs.

Permitting fees will be waived through Sunday, May 14, 2023. This waiver only applies to repairs for damages on fencing and shingles caused by the April 28, 2023 storm.

“This storm caused severe damage and we are working with our community to support our citizens as they clean up in the aftermath and work on repairs,” said Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez, M.D. “By waiving these fees, we can expedite the process for citizens to make the necessary repairs to their homes and properties,” added Hernandez. 

The City of Pharr understands the hardship this storm has placed on our residents and would like to relieve some of the added costs of repairs. Permits can be obtained at or at City Hall (118 S Cage Blvd, Pharr, TX 78577). For more information, residents can call (956) 402-4210.