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In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. day, all City of Laredo administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020. All city offices will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. There will be regular garbage pickup on Monday, January 20, 2020. TheContinue Reading

Mayor Pete Saenz has issued the following statement following the passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) by the United States Senate today: “The announcement of the passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada agreement by the Senate is wonderful news for Laredo. As we continue to grow and compete globally inContinue Reading

“Early in the afternoon of December 24, 2019, a 41-year-old Congolese national and her family arrived in the United States, presenting themselves for admission into the U.S. at the Gateway to the Americas Bridge in Laredo, Texas.  During initial processing, she was medically screened to include a review of paperworkContinue Reading

The City of Laredo visited various local organizations Thursday to distribute items collected through a recent donation drive among all City of Laredo employees. In total, over 140 items were donated to local organizations including 44 blankets, 19 packages of socks and 84 wrapped gifts for children. The donation driveContinue Reading