The CARES Act supplements and expands the Small Business Act (SBA) through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). The PPP guarantees loans to small businesses, a portion of which may be forgiven if used for certain payroll and operating costs during the current pandemic. The amounts otherwise subject to forgiveness can be reduced for [...]
During these difficult times due to COVID-19, San Juan EDC would like to inform all businesses in our community that the government has appropriated a large sum of funds to help small business owners. The comprehensive CARES Act will provide financial assistance to the American people, provide urgent relief for small businesses and their [...]
As of March 27th, 2020, all programs at the San Juan Parks and Recreation have been suspended until further notice. All our Public Parks and Ballparks will be closed to the public until further notice. During this time we encourage everyone to practice social distancing and make sure not to congregate in groups larger [...]
Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez has ordered all residents to stay at home unless they are conducting essential business. The order becomes effective at 11:59 p.m. Thursday, March 26, 2020. The order remains in effect until April 10, 2020, but Judge Cortez has the authority to lift the order at any time. People [...]
The San Juan Fire Department would like to remind our residents to stay informed and follow these tips to avoid the spread of germs. Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. Because of this, we would like to encourage all our residents to stop the spread of germs [...]
Through the hard work of our City Commission and the San Juan Parks and Recreation Department, Phase I construction is underway at the San Juan Municipal Park Baseball Fields. A turf infield with an improved drainage system will be installed which would allow us to host more games and avoid cancellations throughout the [...]
The San Juan Police Department teamed up with PSJA ISD PD and Raul Yzaguirre Middle School students to compete in the 2nd Annual R.Y.M.S. Charity Basketball Game. Congratulations to the R.Y.M.S. students and teachers on their win. This was a great opportunity for our officers to head out and support our local schools. It was a [...]
This event has been canceled until further notice. The San Juan Memorial Library will be hosting an upcoming event on March 17th, 2020 at 12:30 pm. The McDonald's Play Van will be joining us for plenty of games, activities and face painting. We invite everyone to this free event.
The City of San Juan is accepting applications for the Civil Service Entry Level Firefighters’ Examination.
This month the San Juan Police Department welcomed six new officers. A special ceremony was held where family members for each officer had the privilege of pinning the San Juan Police Badge onto their uniform. We are grateful to each officer and their families for the sacrifices they have made and are truly honored [...]