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Alton Christmas Parade

The 13th Annual Christmas Parade is scheduled for Saturday, December 8th, 2018.  Parade begins at 11:00 am and festival at 5:00 pm.  To participate, please contact Samm Mercado, Recreation Director at (956) 432-0790 or email at [email protected]  For further information, please visit the Alton Chamber of Commerce web page by clicking here.

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Digital Library Program

The City of Alton and the Mission Consolidated Independent School District have partnered on a digital reading program for the youth of the community called “MyOn”. This program is in conjunction with the up and coming Digital Library that will be hosted at the MCISD Colligate High School and will be open to the public to utilize. Log-in to MyOn.com …

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New Developments for 2016-2017

New Plaza has been built along Mile 5 (FM 676) named Mora’s Plaza. At this time several suites are available. If interested in leasing space contact Claudia Cantu with ReMax Realty at 956-212-4547 or at [email protected] New BBQ House has opened in Alton called BBQ BENJI’S, Real Smoke, Real Flavor on Mile 5 , 816 East Main Avenue, Suite D. …

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New CVS Pharmacy in Alton

The CVS corporation built a facility on the corner of Alton Blvd (FM 107) and Mile 5 (SH 676). As of July 17, 2016 they have opened their doors to the public. We welcome CVS Pharmacy for considering our city for their new facility.

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New Plaza being constructed in Alton

Fred Loya Insurance, Antojitos Mexicanos, and Just -a- Cut have opened for business. The Chapa Group has constructed a five suite stand alone plaza just north of the current McDonald’s along Alton Blvd. This is the first phase of a two phase process. Once fully occupied, the Chapa Group will start construction on their second plaza that will have seven …

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#39 SAFEST CITIES TO LIVE IN!

THE CITY OF ALTON HAS BEEN RANKED #39 OUT 50 CITIES IN TEXAS AS BEING ONE OF THE SAFEST CITIES TO LIVE IN The SafeWise Report has released it’s 2016 Safest Cities in Texas, and Alton ranked in the top 50 in the state! 39. ALTON Previous rank: Not ranked Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.65 Property Crimes per 1,000: 16.52 …

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City of Alton Day

Being honored in Austin with the City of Alton Day (February 1, 2017) resolution read on the Capital floor.  Our State Representative, Bobby Guerra brought this resolution to the Capital floor to be approved by the House of Representatives.  Our valley Reps were present during the reading. What an honor for our Great City, “City on the Grow”.

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The 2016 Alton Christmas Parade

The 2016 Alton Christmas Parade was a great success.  Thanks to all our sponsors for their support and the support of the community for attending this great event.  Thank You!