Announcements & Press Releases

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17 Sep: Cameron County Park Extensions
In light of the unforeseen COVID-19 pandemic and to honor all County park pass holders, Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño, Jr. and the Cameron County Commissioners’ Court has approved extensions of annual and 30-day park passes.
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11 Sep: Cameron County Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
Today, September 11, 2020, the Office of Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr., has been notified that one (1) employee from the County Clerk's Office, one (I) employee from the District Clerk's Office, and one (I) employee from the Sheriff's Office tested positive for COVID-19. Due to privacy laws, Cameron County will not release specific employee information.
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10 Sep: Order Closing State Hwy 4; September 17, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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08 Sep: Order Closing State Hwy 4; September 14, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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08 Sep: Order Closing State Hwy 4; September 10, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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08 Sep: US Small Business Administration Asistencia Para Desastres
Préstamos federales de desastres a bajos intereses están disponibles para los negocios y los residentes del estado de Texas que se vieron afectados por el Huracán Hanna que ocurrió del 25 al 28 de Julio de 2020, anunció la Administradora Jovita Carranza de la Administración Federal de Pequeños Negocios (SBA). SBA decidió bajo su propia autoridad declarar un desastre en respuesta a la solicitud del Gobernador Greg Abbott recibida por SBA el 28 de Agosto de 2020.
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08 Sep: US Small Business Administration Disaster Assistance
Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to Texas businesses and residents affected by Hurricane Hanna that occurred July 25-28, 2020, announced Administrator Jovita Carranza of the U.S. Small Business Administration. SBA acted under its own authority to declare a disaster in response to a request SBA received from Gov. Greg Abbott on August 28, 2020.
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04 Sep: Cameron County Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
Today, September 4, 2020, the Office of Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr., has been notified that one (1) employee from the Constable Precinct 4 Office, one (1) employee from the Sheriff's Office, one (1) employee from the Justice of the Peace 3-1 Office, two (2) employees from the Juvenile Probation Department, one (I) employee from Public Works Precinct 1, and one ( 1) employee from Public Works Precinct 3 tested positive for COVID-19. Due to privacy laws, Cameron County will not release specific employee information.
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04 Sep: Fourth Amended Emergency Management Order
WHEREAS, pursuant to Texas Government Code Section 418.108, Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr., declared a state of local disaster on March 16, 2020, due to the imminent threat arising from COVID-19; and
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31 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; September 6, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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31 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; September 3, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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28 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 30, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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27 Aug: Cameron County Receives $750000 Dollars from the Texas Parks Wildlife Department for the Santa Rosa Community Park
Cameron County is pleased to announce that the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission has approved funding for improvements to the Santa Rosa Community Park under the Non-Urban Outdoor Local Park Grant Programs in the amount of $750,000. The improvement components include: an aquatic recreational area, a covered basketball court, a covered pavilion, picnic facilities, interpretive signage, and native landscaping including a butterfly garden.
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27 Aug: OEM deployed to assist DDC 15- Hurricane Laura
As part of the Incident Management Team for the State of Texas, Fire Marshal Juan Martinez and Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator Rolando Casas from the Cameron County Office of Emergency Management and Fire Marshal Service, have been deployed to aid and assist the Texas Disaster District Chair (DDC) 15 in preparation of the landfall of Category 4 Hurricane Laura.
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21 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 28, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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21 Aug: Cameron County Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
Today, August 21, 2020, the Office of Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr., has been notified that one (1) employee from the County Clerk's Office, one (1) employee from the District Clerk's Office, two (2) employees from the Public Health Department, and three (3) employees from the Sheriffs Office have tested positive for COVID-19. Due to privacy laws, Cameron County will not release specific employee information.
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19 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 23, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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18 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 24, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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14 Aug: Cameron County Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
Today, August 14, 2020, the Office of Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr., has been notified that one (1) employee from the District Clerk's Office, one (1) employee from Public Works Precinct 3, and eight (8) employees from the Sheriffs Office have tested positive for COVID-19. Due to privacy laws, Cameron County will not release specific employee information.
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13 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 16, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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10 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 11, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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10 Aug: Third Amended Emergency Management Order Including Mandatory Facial Coverings, Curfew, Limitations On Gatherings, Shelter-in-place, And Beach Access Closures
WHEREAS, there currently still exists a declaration of public health disaster in and for the State of Texas as declared by Texas Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), and by approval of the Cameron County Commissioners Court which authorized the Cameron County Judge to take such actions as are necessary in order to protect the health and safety of the citizens of Cameron County by the issuance of orders; and
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10 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 11, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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07 Aug: Cameron County Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
Today, August 7, 2020, the Office of Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr., has been notified that one(]) employee from the Juvenile Probation Department, one (1) employee from the Adult Probation Department, two (2) employees from the Justice of the Peace Pct. 5-1 Office, one ( 1) employee from the District Clerk's Office, three (3) employees from the Parks System
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04 Aug: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 5, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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03 Aug: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of 11 additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County residents. This includes seven (7) males from Brownsville, aged 69, 70, 74, 77, 80, 86 and 87 year old. There was also a 77 year-old female from Harlingen, a 63-year old male from Laguna Vista, a 59 year-old male from Port Isabel and a 61 year-old male from San Benito. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 258. Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 1,265 laboratory reports of COVID-19 to include the following:
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03 Aug: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of 21 additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County residents. This includes ten (10) from Brownsville, including a 54, 63, 70 and 80 year-old females, of which the 80 year old was a resident at Valley Grande Manor Nursing Home. The remaining six individuals were males aged 36, 63, 86, 91 and two 73 year-olds. There was also a 72 year-old female and five males aged 29, 70, 74, 75 and 76 years old from Harlingen. There was also a 38 year-old male from Rio Hondo, 46 and 80 year-old males from La Feria and a 68 and 91 year-old males from San Benito. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 247. Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 1,439 laboratory reports of COVID-19 to include the following:
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01 Aug: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of ten (10) additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County residents. This includes five (5) nursing home residents from Brownsville: an 89 year-old female and a 83 year-old male from Ebony Lake Nursing Home and 70, 75 and 80 year-old males from Brownsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. There was also an 80-year old male resident from Veranda Nursing Home in Harlingen. The remaining deaths include a 57 year-old female, and 56, 76 and 81 year-old males, all from Brownsville. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 226. Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 1,106 laboratory reports of COVID-19 to include the following:
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31 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of ten (10) additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County residents. This includes five individuals from San Benito, including a 41 year-old female and 65, 70, 81 and 96 year-old males. There was also a 69 year-old female and 82 and 84 year old males from Harlingen. There was also a 73 year-old male from Brownsville and a 72 year-old male from Santa Maria. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 216. Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 816 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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31 Jul: Cameron County Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
Today, July 31, 2020, the Office of Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr., has been notified that one (1} employee from the Justice of the Peace 5 Office, one (I} employee from the Juvenile Probation Department, two (2} employees from the Adult Probation Department, one (I) employee from
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31 Jul: Order Closing State Hwy 4; July 31, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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31 Jul: Order Closing State Hwy 4; August 2, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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30 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of six (6) additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County residents. The individuals include 71, 88 and 90 year-old males from Harlingen of which the 90-year old was a resident of Harlingen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. There was also a 62 year-old male from Port Isabel, an 80 year-old female from San Benito and a 76 year-old female from Santa Maria. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 206. Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 731 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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30 Jul: Order Closing State Hwy 4; July 31, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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29 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of eight (8) additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County residents. The individuals were an 83 year-old female and a 63 year-old male from Brownsville, a 78 year-old male from Combes, 67 year-old male from Harlingen and a 58 year-old male from La Feria. There was also a 73 year-old male from Los Fresnos and an 84-year old female and a 42 year-old male from San Benito. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 200. Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 647 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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28 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of nine (9) additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County residents. The individuals were 67, 76 and 78 year-males from Brownsville, 78 and 87-year old females and 50 and 66 year-old males from Harlingen, and a 39-year old female and 52 year-old male from San Benito. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 192. Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 576 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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27 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of six (6) additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County Residents. The individuals were a 67-year old female and a 69-year old male, both from Los Fresnos, a 73-year old male from San Benito, a 79-year old male from La Feria and a 94-year old female from Harlingen. These individuals all passed away at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen. In addition, there was a 94-year old male from the Veranda Nursing Home that passed away. This was a previously reported case. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 183. Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 374 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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27 Jul: Order Closing State Hwy 4; July 28, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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27 Jul: Updates on Hurricane Hanna
In the last 48-hours, the Cameron County Office of Emergency Management initiated the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) in preparation for Hurricane Hanna. Cameron County’s EOC held several Emergency Situational Awareness Conference Calls with local and elected leaders throughout
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25 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of eight additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County Residents. The individuals include a 64-year old male and 69-year old male, both from San Benito. There were also two females from Brownsville, a 70-year old and 94-year old, who passed away at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Brownsville. In addition, there were also a 34-year old male from San Benito, a 66-year old male from La Feria, a 69-year old male from Brownsville and a 70-year old female from San Benito who all passed away at Harlingen Medical Center. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 177. Cameron County has also received confirmation of an additional 341 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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24 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of sixteen (16) additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County Residents. The individuals were a 77-year old female from Brownsville, a 64-year old and 55-year old females and a 76-year old male from Harlingen, a 65-year old male from La Feria and a 64-year old male from San Benito. These individuals all passed away at the Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen. There was also a 70-year old and a 55-year old males from Brownsville that passed away at the Valley Regional Medical Center. In addition there was a 98-year old female resident of The Rio at Fox Hollow, an 89 year-old female resident of Alta Vista, and an 84-year old female and 89-year old, 65-year old and 56-year old male residents of the Valley Grand Manor who passed away. There were also a 68-year old male from Brownsville and a 50-year old male from Harlingen who passed away. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 169. Cameron County has also received confirmation of an additional 324 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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24 Jul: Second Extension of Second Amended Emergency Management Order
WHEREAS, there currently still exists a declaration of public health disaster in and for the State of Texas as declared by Texas Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), and by approval of the Cameron County Commissioners Court which authorized the Cameron County Judge to take such actions as are necessary in order to protect the health and safety of the citizens of Cameron County by the issuance of orders; and
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24 Jul: Order Closing State Hwy 4; July 25, 2020
Under the authority granted to Cameron County pursuant to Texas Natural Resources Code Section 61.132 which permits the Texas General Land Office ("GLO") and the County to enter into a memorandum of agreement under the terms of which Boca Chica Beach may be closed temporarily for space launches and in conformity with the Memorandum of Agreement, contract number 2013C08253/GLO contract number 13-447-000-7916 between the County and the GLO that delineates the circumstances under which the County is authorized to close the beach and beach access points for the limited purpose of protecting Public Health and Safety during spaceflight activities and the Texas Department of Transportation authorized a Space X Roadway Closure Traffic Control Plan to perform road closures on State Highway 4;
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24 Jul: Cameron County Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
Today, July 24, 2020, the Office of Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino, Jr., has been notified that three (3) employees from the Adult Probation Department, one (I) employee from the Constable Precinct 3 Office, one (1) employee from the Constable Precinct 5 Office, one (1) employee from
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24 Jul: Reconstruction & Upgrade of Old Alice Road
Given the unique circumstance of the COVID-19 outbreak, along with our commitment to protecting public health during this national emergency, Cameron County is conducting this virtual public meeting to avoid in-person contact.
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24 Jul: Colonia Emergency Services Funds
Financial Assistance is available for Residents in Colonias in Cameron and Willacy Counties impacted by the public health and economic crisis resulting from the Coronavirus
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24 Jul: Emergency Press Release Tropical Storm Hanna
Tropical Storm Hanna is expected to bring heavy rainfall and tropical storm force winds to the Texas coast and make landfall by Saturday, July 25, 2020 morning. In preparation, Cameron County has designated sandbag distribution sites throughout the County and residents are encouraged to take the necessary precautions to remain safe.
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23 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of sixteen additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County Residents. The individuals were a 97-year old female and a 73-year old male from Primera; a 55-year old, 63-year old, and 93-year old males and a 67-year old female from San Benito; a 67-year old and 89-year old males from Los Fresnos; a 58-year old, 78-year old and 79-year old males from Harlingen; a 73-year old male from Rio Hondo, 69-year old and a 65-year old male from Brownsville; a 28-year old female from La Feria. These individuals all passed away at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen. In addition, there was a 75-year old female from Brownsville that passed away at the Valley Baptist Medical Center in Brownsville. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 153. Cameron County has also received confirmation of an additional 308 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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22 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of eleven additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County Residents. The individuals were a 86-year old female from Harlingen, a 56-year old female from San Benito, and 70-year old, 71-year old, and 83-year old males from San Benito. In addition, there was a 62-year old female, a 62-year old female, 65-year old female, as well as a 27-year old male, 75-year old male, and 80-year old male from Brownsville. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 137. Cameron County has also received confirmation of an additional 334 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:
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21 Jul: Cameron County Confirms Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths
Cameron County has received confirmation of fifteen additional COVID-19 related deaths of Cameron County Residents. The individuals were a 48-year old female from Harlingen, a 57-year old female from Olmito, and a 60-year old, 71-year old, 72-year old, 77-year old and 84-year old females from Brownsville. In addition, there was 50-year old, 60-year old, 64-year old, 67-year old, 71-year old, 72-year old, 80-year old and 90-year old males from Brownsville. These individuals all passed away at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Brownsville. This raises the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Cameron County to 126. Cameron County has also received confirmation of an additional 307 laboratory reports of COVID-19. This includes the following: