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Welcome to Presidio, a Great place to live, work, and visit.

Check out the wait times at the Presidio Port of Entry at the CBP.

Check out the wait times updated hourly:
http://apps.cbp.gov/bwt/rss.asp?portList=240301&f=html

 

Bi National Arts Festival March 27-29 was AWESOME!  See KWES Report on Channel 9 News.

http://www.newswest9.com/story/25113251/presidio-fine-arts-festival-wraps-up-this-weekend

Thursday the March 27th Art walk to Mexico with the Mayors of Presidio and Ojinaga for a night on the town with Art, Food and Music, Mexican Style.

Friday March 28th Is the Art show by famous western artist, Edgar Sotelo starting at 6 at the 1st Presidio Bank. Wine and snacks will be served.  The Empty Bowls project to eliminate hunger with have hand glazed bowls available for sale to benefit the Presidio Food bank for a 10 dollar donation or more.  You even get a bowl of really good soup in the deal.  Student Art will be there too for a Silent Auction.

Saturday March 29th  THE BIG AND LONG DAY & NIGHT Event.  Down Town Presidio will have a art show, Cabrito Cook Off, Vendors and Music all day.  When the Sun Goes Down, is Free Street Dance.  Its BYOB event.  Just Remember, “If you Drink Don’t Drive.” Designate a Driver.

Artist welcome to Show and Sale their work free of Charge.  Food vendors fee is $45.00.

IMG_20140205_105659   The Big Bend Blue Bonnets are blooming now.   They are growing bigger every day getting ready for the Presidio Arts Festival,

March 27,28,29th, 2014 Here is our website: http://presidiotx.us/arts/

 Blue Bonnets on US 67 in Presido

CITY OF PRESIDIO SPRING CLEAN UP!

March 31th to April 5th

City Mayor John Ferguson invites you to participate in this annual spring event.  March 31 to April 4 City Crews will pick up large items by appointment.  Call City Hall today to get on the pick list for free disposal of large and bulky items.  The phone number is 432 229 3517 and ask for Vanessa to make your reservation for pick up.

Adopt your Block on Saturday April 5th

Tired of the blow in debris in you neighborhood? As part of the Texas Trash off get together with you neighbors and join in to clean up your block.   Afterwards join us at Daly Park for a free Hog Dog Lunch from 1pm to 3pm.  Enjoy free music, food, and fellowship.  Be Presidio Proud and participate.

Presidio Calling Fortune 500 Companies

Presidio is reaching out to the world in the upcoming issue of Trade and Industry Development magazine in the Nov. Dec. Issue.  This entry will feature Ports of Entry, of course Presidio is the only Port of Entry between El Paso Ports And Del Rio, Texas.  From Presidio it is only 150 miles to Chihuahua City on a modern toll road.  The magazine link is below.

www.tradeandindustrydev.com

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The Presidio Municipal Development District has a new logo.

What’s New in Water?

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The City of Presidio Water and Parks Staff have been busy building a new Drinking water Booster Pump Station and Building.  The City Crews did over the $45,000 match with a USDA Community Development Block Grant to build a new Drinking water booster station.    The new booster station will increase pumping efficiency to the City Stand pipe that provides water pressure to the City of Presidio.  The Old Booster pump will serve as back up to the new system and will be refurbished in the near future to expand the City’s Water infrastructure for future growth.

 See our Tourism Page for more info and read about us in the Big Bend Travel Guide: http://bigbendtravelguide.com/issue/#/56/

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 Presidio is Blessed with Good Drinking Water

PRESIDIO TEXAS' STAND PIPE PROVIDES EXCELLENT WATER PRESSURE TO THE CITY.

PRESIDIO TEXAS’ STAND PIPE PROVIDES EXCELLENT WATER PRESSURE TO THE CITY.

Presidio’s New Drinking Water Report now available on line.

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This is the annual Water report for the period of Jan.1 to Dec. 31, 2012.  Open the link above to see whats in our awesome water supply in Presidio.

ATTENTION BIKERS:

Its Fall!  Time to take a ride to Presidio!

INCREDIBLE WONDERS LIKE NO OTHER PLACE ON EARTH AWAIT YOU IN PRESIDIO, TEXAS

Presidio Welcomes Bikers in new Ad Campaign

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Presidio is a popular stop for tourists visiting the Big Bend.  It is the largest town on the Rio Grande between El Paso and Del Rio, Texas.  In addition it is the only International Border Crossing that is open 24/7 for all types of traffic.  “Ride to Presidio…Like no other place on earth.”DSC_0079

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