Palmview Issues Disaster Declaration

Posted on June 21, 2024


PALMVIEW, Texas- Palmview Mayor Ricardo Villarreal has issued a disaster declaration in response to the severe weather emergency caused by Tropical Storm Alberto that hit our area on June 19, 2024.

Many roadways were impacted by more than three and a half inches of rain that fell throughout the city.  The City’s Public Works crews worked overnight to pump water from neighborhood roadways where water was stagnant.

The declaration issued on June 20 opens the way for state and federal aid should it be made available.

The City declaration comes after similar ones by the State of Texas, Hidalgo County, and neighboring cities.

Residents and businesses are asked to take pictures of any damage and report it to the Texas Division of Emergency Management local office site by visiting Or click on the iSTAT QR Code.

Disaster Declaration Tropical Storm Alberto



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