Due to COVID-19 emergency guidelines all activities organized by the City of Gregory have been canceled until further notice. Updates will be issued once they are received.
Stage 1 – Mild Water Shortage Watch conservation actions are effective immediately
On September 24, 2020, letters of resignation were submitted by Mayor Celestino A. Zambrano and Alderwoman Kristina Zambrano effective October 2, 2020. The City of Gregory wants to thank Mayor Zambrano and Alderwoman Zambrano for their dedicated service to the City and the community of Gregory.
Leadership is critical to our City’s future. We will continue to work together as we navigate through this transition for continued growth and prosperity. We are diligently working to follow the correct protocols to fill the vacancies and more information will be released when available.
For any media inquiries please contact Kara Rivas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 361.884.1518.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 2020-2021 PROPOSED BUDGET
There will be a Public Hearing on the Proposed Budget of the City of Gregory for Fiscal Year October 1, 2020 to September 30, 2021 on August 31, 2020 at 6:00 pm in the Council Chambers of City Hall located at 206 W. Fourth Street, Gregory, Texas.
This budget will raise more revenue from property taxes than last year’s budget by an amount of $33,662 or 5.61% increase from last year’s budget and of that $10,965 is tax revenue to be raised from New Property added to tax roll this year.
A copy of the proposed budget is on file in the Office of the City Secretary and may be inspected on weekdays between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm at Gregory City Hall. All interested citizens are invited to submit written or oral comments.
“County Judge David R. Krebs is recommending voluntary evacuation for those in low lying areas subject to flooding at this time. Additionally, all vehicle travel should be limited beginning at 6 a.m. Saturday morning until noon on Sunday due to Tropical Storm Force Winds.”
In Gregory, our areas most prone to flooding include the Colonia Mexicana Addition and Reynold Addition #1, west of US 181.
The San Patricio County Fairgrounds will serve as a shelter for those looking to evacuate. Stay informed by following San Patricio County Emergency Management or visiting their website at sanpatem.com
GrantWorks will be conducting a city-wide survey for the Texas Water Development Board. Please check your mail for the survey and complete at your earliest convenience.
REMINDER: Please complete and mail in your Grant Works Survey. Your participation is greatly appreciated.
Hurricane Season is June 1 through November 30. Please make sure you are prepared for any storm that may come to our area.
City of Gregory Implements COVID-19 Rules for Our Children’s Park
UPDATED: May 21, 2020 [GREGORY, TEXAS] The City of Gregory has implemented the following rules to Our Children’s’ Park:
- The playground equipment, pavilion, basketball courts and restrooms are off-limits to the public.
- The walking trail will remain open, but individuals utilizing the trail are asked to keep a distance of at least six (6) feet apart from one another.
- Group sizes must be limited to no more than ten (10) individuals while keeping the social distancing recommendation of six (6) feet apart.
- Curfew will be from 11:00 pm to 5:00 am daily.
These measures will remain in place until Monday, June 15, 2020, unless the order is extended or terminated earlier by San Patricio County Judge David Krebs. Additional COVID-19 information can be found at the County’s Emergency Management page: http://sanpatem.com
Media Release: UPDATED: COVID-19 Park Rules
City Hall will be closed on Thursday, November 26 & Friday, November 27 for Thanksgiving.
On Wednesday, January 13, 2021, we will experience low water pressure due to repairs being made at our pump station. Thank you for your patience.
City hall lobby will remain closed to the public until further notice.
City hall lobby will be open to the public on Monday, February 8, 2021. Thank you for your patience.
UPCOMING WATER LINE REPAIRS: On Friday, May 7, 2021, our Public Works will be doing water line repairs on the 600 Block of Second Street, this area will be without water from 7:30 am to 1:00 pm. Thank you for your patience during these repairs.
Drought Water Restrictions Stage 1 Lifted-Correction: Irrigation Systems are still not allowed to operate between 10:00 am – 6:00 pm.
We will be closed on Monday, July 5, 2021 in observance of the July 4th holiday.
We will be closed on Monday, September 6, 2021, in observance of Labor Day.
Please make note that on Thursday, November 25, 2021, there will be no trash service in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Friday, February 18, 2022, is the last day to file for a place on the ballot (78th day before election day). An application for a place on the ballot may not be filed any earlier than 30 days before the filing deadline. The first day an application may file for the May 7, 2022 election is Wednesday, January 19, 2022.
NEW WATER & SEWER RATES FOR COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL CUSTOMERS
The City of Gregory would like to thank everyone that participated and helped with our Easter Event at Our Children’s Park on Saturday, April 9th. It was a great success! Here are some pictures of our Golden Egg winners!
Due to repairs on a water main line you will experience low water pressure tonight, Tuesday, July 19, 2022. Work will start at 7 pm until complete. Thank you in advance for your patience and any inconvenience this may cause.