HIDALGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo and Pharr International Bridges arrested three people in connection with two failed drug smuggling attempts of alleged cocaine with a combined street value of $880,500.
Congressman González: “We have seen the devastating affects of this virus up close and personal, and we understand that it is not over.”
Although the Rio Grande Valley has less than five percent of the population of Texas, as of mid-October 2020, the region accounted for about 17 percent of COVID-19-related deaths in the Lone Star State, according to Congressman Vicente González, D-McAllen.
PHARR – Beginning Wednesday, November 4, 2020 the Sugar Road exit ramp on westbound I-2 will be closed until the final stage of construction of the I-2 / I-69C Interchange Project.
PHARR – Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD alumna Karina Elizondo was featured in a documentary focused on frontline medical workers titled “In Case of Emergency.”
The project began on Monday, October 26, 2020. La Vista Avenue Bridge, between 16th Street and Bicentennial Boulevard, will be closed until Wednesday, May 26, 2021, as construction work begins for the 2018 Bond Group A Drainage Improvements.