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Alton Digi Tech Library

The City of Alton has its first library space though a partnership with the Mission Consolidate Independent School District.  A grand opening ceremony was held 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 library will be open …

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Christmas Parade & Festival 2017

The Alton Christmas Parade and Festival began at 11:00 am on Saturday, December 9th.  We are very excited to bring to the community,  unforgettable events. Thanks to the many organizations that came forward, this year’s parade was a tremendous success and hope next year’s parade will be just as memorable.  Many business leaders and residents came forward to volunteer for this …

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Beautification of City Park

City of Alton working on beautification of city park.  Twenty five oak trees have been donated by Mayor Salvador Vela and are being planted by the Alton Public Works Department at the Sylvia Vela Park. Pictured below are:  Pedro Torres-Public Works staff, JC Calderon-Public Works Supervisor, Carlos Vasquez-Public Works staff and Rudy Garza-Public Works Director.    

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Police Officer for a Day

Joaquin, an Alton resident won the battle against cancer and Alton made his dream come true…to become a Police Officer for a Day.  See link below: http://www.telemundo40.com/noticias/local/Policia-por-un-dia-448976603.html      

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Operation Clean Sweep 2017

The City of Alton was presented with a Distinguished Partner plaque for Operation Clean Sweep 2017. The Texas Department of Transportation, Hidalgo County, McAllen, Edinburg, Pharr, Alton, San Juan, Alamo, Mission and La Villa came together for Operation Clean Sweep.  Street sweepers cleaned bike lanes and road shoulders as part of the Run Ride and Share campaign.  The initiative was …

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Miss Alton Representative

The Greater Alton Chamber of Commerce is looking for Miss Alton Representative for the upcoming year.  Please click on the files below for further information or contact Baudelia Rojas, City Secretary at (956) 432-0760; email at [email protected]  Deadline to submit required information:  October 9th, 2017.

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RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic

Fix your dog or cat at a low cost!  Eligible only to residents of Alton.  Please call to reserve your appointment & transportation date beginning Thursday, July 6th. Esteriliza tu mascota a bajo costo!  Elegible para residentes en Alton.  Por favor llame para reservar su cita y tranportación, comenzando el Jueves, 6 de Julio.