Pharr to Host State of the City “Together: Honoring Our First Responders” on Thu. 1/21 @ 1:30 pm

Pharr, Texas – Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez, M.D., and the Pharr City Commission are proud to announce that the city will host its annual State of the City virtually on Thursday, January 21, 2021, from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm. The event will be broadcast on the city’s website at

“As is tradition, the State of the City is a time to celebrate what we have accomplished in the previous year and share our goals for the upcoming year and for what is in store for Pharr’s future,” said Mayor Hernandez.

This year, Pharr’s State of the City theme is “Together: Honoring our First Responders”.

“We will honor and recognize the sacrifice and dedicated efforts of all the first responders – medical personnel, law enforcement, emergency medical providers, and more – working on the frontline to fight the pandemic,” he continued. “Our first responders are our heroes, and we appreciate and honor them for the sacrifices they make to save our lives,” said Hernandez.

An unprecedented year that challenged the entire world as together we faced the coronavirus pandemic, 2020 saw the City of Pharr navigating a new normal. Our Pharr community persevered and together, we worked side-by-side with our first responders to focus on the safety and health of our citizens, while also working with our local businesses to tackle the financial and economic challenges brought on by the pandemic. In a year unlike any other in recent history, Pharr continued to remain resilient and committed to its citizens.

The City of Pharr is proud to highlight its 2020 accomplishments and showcase city projects, improvements, and quality of life projects worked on throughout the year that enhance opportunities and experiences for all Pharr families, businesses, and partners.

WHAT:  City of Pharr State of the City “Together: Honoring our First Responders”
WHEN: Thursday, January 21, 2021 @ 1:30 pm
WHERE: City of Pharr’s website at