Welcome to the City of

Primera, TX

"The City Of Progress"


Welcome to the official site for the City of Primera. The City of Primera is dedicated to providing excellent municipal services that enhance the quality of life for our citizens.




The City of Primera has an opening for the position of Water Distribution/Collection System Operator. We are seeking to hire a person who is licensed in both water and wastewater operations. 

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News & Events


Family Movie Night

                                                FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT The Primera Citizen Committee are asking you to Join us for FREE Family Movie Night Friday, December 9th, 2016 at 7:00 P.M. (tentatively) It will…

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Community Yard Sale

The Primera City Committee will be holding a Community Yard Sale on Saturday January 21st, 2017 at the Primera Pavilion & Tennis Court Area 16603 Community Drive, Primera, Texas  8…

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Office Holiday Hours

The City Hall will be closing on Friday, December 23rd, &  Monday, December 26th, 2016, in observance of Christmas Day. We will reopen normal business hours on Tuesday, December 27th, 2016.                   

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Hazard Mitigation Plan

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About Primera

The City of Primera is a growing little city located in western Cameron County. It was incorporated on April 9, 1955. The City abuts the City of Harlingen on the northwest and has an estimated population of 4300. The city features a privately owned industrial park that has all the infrastructure needs for any business, a modern elementary school (part of the Harlingen Public School System), a new city hall, a branch post office, recreational facilites and much more.