October 23, 2020
Mayor Rigo Lopez and the City of Peñitas announced today that they will be offering $50 gift cards for utility assistance to residents affected by COVID-19. The program is funded through CARES Act funding from Hidalgo County. The city will begin taking applications at 1:30 pm TODAY at Pe
April 30, 2020
Read the latest news and information regarding the coronavirus COVID-19.
August 26, 2019
Penitas and Touchstone Communities held a Groundbreaking Ceremony for a new skilled-nursing and long-term care community, Las Alturas de Peñitas. The new facility will provide 150 new jobs and is set to open in early 2020.
August 14, 2019
Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Penitas White Wing Pageant!
September 20, 2018
City of Penitas Mayor Rigo Lopez and Commissioners Jose Roel Flores and Ramiro Loya announce the commencement of street improvements to Tom Gill Road.
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March 06, 2018
Mayor Rigo Lopez and City of Peñitas officials would like to advise citizens that Tom Gill Road will be closed to through traffic from 3 Mile Road to Pino Street starting at 9 am tomorrow, Wednesday, March 7th through Monday, March 19th at 6 pm. The closure is part of a drainage imp
July 31, 2017
The Penitas White Wing Festival held its 2017-2018 Royal Court Coronation Ceremony on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Penitas Mayor Rigo Lopez and Councilmember Jose Roel Flores were in attendance to thank the outgoing 2016-2017 Royal Court for their service throughout the year, and welcomed and co
July 07, 2017
To mark the one-year anniversary of the attack on Dallas law enforcement, and in honor of all peace officers across Texas, the City of Peñitas participated in a statewide call by Texas Governor Greg Abbott to stand with law enforcement in Texas. Governor Abbott asked all Texas law enforcement
July 03, 2017
At its regular meeting held in June, the Peñitas City Council approved the donation of a fire truck to the Mexican city of Rio Bravo, Tamaulipas. Peñitas Mayor Rigo Lopez and the Peñitas City Council recently hosted an event to officially present th