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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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Register to Vote

Early Voting begins October 22, 2018 Early Voting ends November 2, 2018 Election Day is November 6, 2018 For more information, click the logo below or visit www.aactnow.org.  

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1st Annual National Night Out

The Alton Police Department will be holding their 1st Annual National Night Out at the Sylvia Vela Park Grounds August 7, 2018 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. National Night Out has been celebrated on the first Tuesday in August since 1983. This event was created in an effort to promote police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie in order to make …

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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 Digi-Tech Public Library

The City of Alton has its first library space though a partnership with the Mission Consolidated Independent School district, which held a grand opening ceremony Tuesday, January 23rd together with the Alton Development Corporation. The event celebrated the opening of the first public library in the City, which is located at Mission Collegiate High School. The campus has extended its …

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4th Annual Recycle Bowl Competition

    Attention Alton Schools: As we begin a new year, we gear ourselves up for another year of learning the importance of recycling and keeping our community environmentally friendly! The Alton Recycling Program strives to keep students engaged and interested in recycling through career days, presentation and also through educational competitions.  It is with great pleasure that we are …

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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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STARS Ribbon Cutting

The Greater Alton Chamber of  Commerce held a ribbon cutting for STARS Restaurant Thursday, January 25th at 9:00 a.m.  STARS opened it doors to the residents of Alton on December 14th, 2017.