Events

The City of La Feria held a Ground Breaking Ceremony on August 15, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. for the two Safe Rooms (Domes) that will be built in La Feria.  The ceremony was held at the site of the Pancho Maples Drive location with a presentation of the dome building process featured at the theater room of the La Feria Recreation Center located east of the dome site.  Refreshments were served and entertainment was provided by the El Mariachi Mundial.

This project, funded through grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and local matching funds from the City of La Feria, consists of constructing two safe rooms (domes) to be used during a hurricane or tornado.  They will be built to withstand severe weather conditions.  The dome to be constructed at 1001 Pancho Maples Drive will be a 15,000 sq. ft. facility at a total cost of $2,459,500.00.  This facility will also be used as a wellness center when not being used as a safe room.   The dome to be constructed at FM 506 and Dodd Lane will be a 20,000 sq. ft. facility at a total cost of $2,983,895.00 and will also be used as a multi-purpose facility.  The total grant funds for both facilities are $4,082,546.00 and the local match is $1,360,849.00.  Both domes are expected to be completed by August 2015.

Note:  The Main Street facility will be expanded with another building to facilitate the Technology and Success Center through another funding source and will be completed at a later time.

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August 30, 2014

Ground Breaking Ceremony held for La Feria Safe Rooms (Domes)

The City of La Feria held a Ground Breaking Ceremony on August 15, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. for the two Safe Rooms (Domes) that will be […]
August 20, 2014

Independence Day Celebration, Friday, July 4, 2014

The City of La Feria held its 8th Annual Independence Day Celebration on Friday, July 4, 2014 from 1:00 -10:00 P.M. at the Veterans Memorial Park/Sports […]
August 19, 2014

Grand Re-Opening of Bailey H. Dunlap Memorial Public Library June 20, 2014

On Friday, June 20, 2014, the City of La Feria held its Grand Re-Opening of the Bailey H. Dunlap Memorial Public Library.  In the absence of […]
May 21, 2014

City of La Feria Municipal Court Amnesty

The La Feria Municipal Court is holding an Amnesty period from May 12, 2014 thru June 6, 2014 for the payment of fines.  During this time, […]
May 21, 2014

Notice to the Public – Rabb Road Closing for Street Improvement

The City of La Feria is in the process of making paving improvements to Rabb Road from Business Highway 83 north to Expressway 83 as part […]
April 5, 2014

Trash Bash 2014

Five years ago, the City of La Feria began a tradition beautifying the downtown area during Trash Bash Day 2009. At that time, the 4-H Planting […]
April 5, 2014

Fiesta de La Feria 2014 More Photos

Here are a few more photos of the events at the Fiesta de La Feria.  Click Read More.
April 5, 2014

Fiesta de La Feria 2014 Folklorico Photos

The La Feria Independent School District Ballet Folklorico performed during the Fiesta de La Feria both at the Main Stage area and inside the Cultural Arts […]
April 5, 2014

Fiesta de La Feria 2014 Car Show

The Fiesta de La Feria 2014 Car Show was a tremendous success.  With over 170 cars registered, there was something for everyone to enjoy.  The Fiesta […]
April 5, 2014

Fiesta de La Feria Coloring Contest

The artwork display in the Cultural Arts Center during the Fiesta de La Feria  which was held on February 22, 2014 also included some entries from […]