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City issues update on appointment of new police chief

PRESS RELEASE August 3, 2016 For Immediate Release “City issues update on appointment of new police chief.” PORT ISABEL, Texas The City of Port Isabel announced today that it had been informed by Mr. Tony David that he will not be able to assume the position he accepted as Police Chief due to personal obligations. […]

City Announces Leadership Transition at Police Department

PORT ISABEL, Texas The City of Port Isabel today announced that Port Isabel Police Chief Gualberto Gonzalez will be taking medical leave, effective August 8, 2016, to address health issues. Following the completion of his medical leave, the Chief will be retiring from the city. A lifelong resident of Port Isabel, Chief Gonzalez has lead […]

Community Crime Watch Meeting 2/22 6p

The Port Isabel Police Department is starting a Community Crime Watch. They will be having an information meeting at the Port Isabel Event Center on February 22, 2016 at 6:00 P.M. All are invited and encouraged to come. Please come and learn, ask questions, and get involved in your community.

2016 Notice of Election

Election information including dates, times and locations:2016-Notice-of-Election

Cameron County Added to FEMA Disaster Declaration ~ Registration Deadline 1/25

Attention: Port Isabel Residents Disaster 4245-Texas Cameron County has recently been added to FEMA’s disaster declaration, due to recent storms occurring October 22 through October 31, 2015. FEMA’s individual assistance program may be able to assist anyone in Cameron County who may have suffered damage to their primary home due to severe storms, tornadoes, strait […]

Reward for Information! Fire Investigated at Tarnava & Monroe by PI Fire Marshals Office

The Port Isabel Fire Marshals Office, with the assistance of the State Fire Marshals Office, is investigating a fire that occurred in the morning hours of July 23rd, 2015 at 324 S. Tarnava St at the intersection of S. Tarnava St and E. Monroe St. If you have any information about this fire, please call […]

Arturo Galvan Coastal Park Groundbreaking 4/18 3p

ARTURO GALVAN COASTAL PARK GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY NOTICE: Due to predicted inclement weather, Saturday’s Arturo Galvan Coastal Park “Living Shoreline” Groundbreaking will be relocated to the Inez C. Martinez Multipurpose Instructional Building on the Derry Elementary School campus. The ceremony will start at 3 p.m. Mayor Joe E. Vega and the Port Isabel City Commission cordially […]

FUNdraiser ~ Flea Market ~ Circus ~ Ballet Folklorico ~ Valley Voices ~ Shrimp Boil!

Festive February in Port Isabel! Concerts, fundraisers of all sorts, Winter Texan Appreciation Shrimp Boil & Expo and lots more during the month of February! Make a plan for some Port Isabel fun! See all event details below… Visit historic Port Isabel and enjoy visiting the Museums of Port Isabel, explore our unique shops with […]

Announcement of EDA Funded Port Isabel Culinary School

Join us on the steps of the Historic Yacht Club, 700 Yturria St., Port Isabel, TX 78578, for the Announcement of EDA Funded Port Isabel Culinary School. Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks by Mayor Joe E. Vega, City of Port Isabel History of the Yacht Club by Edward P. […]

Port Isabel Event & Cultural Center Grand Opening THANKS!