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Smart City Public WiFi

Previously the City Alton had entered into an agreement with WiFiRus LLC  in August of 2016 to provide a demonstration project to facilitate a public Wi-Fi system, at no cost to the residents, to a portion of the city as a pilot program.  This project consisted of utilizing the current city water tower to mount the required hardware and provide …

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Alton – Rio Grande Live

Crecimiento, crecimiento, y mas crecimiento. Una conversacion con la ciudad que esta creciendo rapidamente - Alton, Texas. Posted by Rio Grande Guardian on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Growth, growth and more growth. Today we are having a conversation about one of the Rio Grande Valley’s fastest growing cities, Alton, Texas. Posted by Rio Grande Guardian on Tuesday, January 30, 2018
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New 120 Unit Multi-Family gated community complex being developed in Alton

A building permit was issued on November 2015 for a 120 unit multi-family complex on Shary Boulevard in Alton Texas called Bella Vista Apartments. This is the third housing complex that will be developing this year utilizing housing tax credits. Construction is estimated to take eleven to fourteen months to complete. Back in February 2014 the City and the City …

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New Retail Tire Sales developed in Alton

A new Espino Tires & Wheels has opened along Alton Blvd, between Mile 4 and Mile 5 to provide services and sales to the City of Alton and the surrounding areas. We welcome Espino Tires for considering our city for their next site.

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New 80 Unit Multi-Family gated community complex being developed in Alton

A ground breaking ceremony was held on May 6, 2015 for an 80 unit multi-family complex on Stewart Road in Alton Texas called La Esperanza De Alton. This is two of three housing complexes that will be developing this year utilizing housing tax credits. Construction is estimated to take eleven to fourteen months to complete. Back in February 2014 the …

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New 140 Unit Multi-Family gated community complex being developed in Alton

Picture from left to right: Roel Gomez, USDA RD Area Director, Jean Latsha, Director of Multifamily Finance TDHCA, Kathryn Saar, Competitive Tax Credits Program Administrator TDHCA, Arturo Galvan Jr., Mayor Pro-Tem City of Alton, Steve Lollis, President Texas Grey Oaks Develop, Salvador Vela, Mayor City of Alton, Felipe Gomez, GACC President, Ricardo Garza, CADC President, Emilio Cantu, City Commissioner City …