City Commission

Members

The Brownsville City Commission is comprised of seven members made up of the Mayor and six City Commissioners.


  1. Tony Martinez


  1. Tony Martinez

    Mayor
    Phone: 956-548-6007
    • Fax: 956-544-0602
    • Re-Elected: June 13, 2015
    • Sworn In: July 1, 2015
    • Term Expires: May 2019

  1. Cesar de Leon


  1. César De León

    City Commissioner, At-Large "A"
    Phone:
    • Fax: 956-548-0085 
    • If you need to reach me, please contact me via email
    • Elected: May 2015
    • Sworn In: May 20, 2015
    • Term Expires: May 2019

  1. Rose M. Z. Gowen


  1. Rose M. Z. Gowen

    City Commissioner, At-Large "B"
    Phone:
    • Re-Elected: May 2015
    • Sworn In: May 21, 2013
    • Term Expires: May 2017

  1. Ricardo Longoria


  1. Ricardo Longoria Jr

    Commissioner, District 1
    Phone: 956-459-5606
    • Re-Elected June 13, 2015
    • Sworn In: July 1, 2015
    • Term Expires: May 2019

  1. Jessica Tetreau-Kalifa


  1. Jessica Tetreau-Kalifa

    Commissioner, District 2
    Phone: 956-548-6007
    • Fax: 956-504-1243
    • Re-Elected: May 2015
    • Sworn In: May 20, 2015
    • Term Expires: May 2019

  1. Deborah Portillo


  1. Deborah Portillo

    Commissioner District 3
    Phone: 956-525-3507
    • Fax: 956-546-4021
    • Re-Elected: June 2013
    • Sworn In: July 2, 2013
    • Term Expires: May 2017

  1. John Villarreal


  1. John Villarreal

    Commissioner, District 4
    Phone: 956-459-8945
    • Fax: 956-546-1635
    • Elected: May 2013
    • Sworn In: May 21, 2013
    • Term Expires: May 2017

Additional Information

 
Executive Session and Workshop Sessions begin prior to 6 p.m. Please check the meeting agenda for actual time. Special meetings or workshops may be called by the City Commission as needed. For further information contact us at 956-548-6001.

Regular Meetings


  • 6 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
  • City Hall / Federal Building
    1001 E Elizabeth Street
    Commission Chambers 2nd Floor
    Brownsville, TX 78520
Brownsville City Commission meetings are coordinated by the Office of the Secretary.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Agendas, meeting packets, and approved minutes are prepared by the Office of the Secretary.

City Commission agendas are posted on the City's website on the afternoon of the Friday prior to the scheduled Tuesday meeting.


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