News & Events

  • Retro Vaccine Incentive Program

    The success of the City of Mission’s THRIVE gift card incentive program continues to deliver great outcomes for Mission residents and our local business economy. We are excited to launch our phase two initiative TODAY, which will incentivize those Mission residents already fully vaccinated. Online registration begins today at 10am. The THRIVE gift cards c...

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  • Mission Crime Stoppers brings smiles to children this Christmas – More than 300 children will enjoy Christmas thanks to Kops for Kids

    The Mission Police Department and Mission Crime Stoppers are gearing up to provide an extra dose of holiday cheer for underprivileged children again this year. They are hosting the annual Kops 4 Kids Toy Giveaway today and about 350 preselected families will enjoy Christmas because of the holiday event.   There will also be holiday décor, games and m...

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  • Mission takes a top spot for Winter Texan destinations

    The pandemic halted travel for many snowbirds last year. As restrictions start to get lifted, many sun-loving travelers are hoping to head south this winter, and Mission has best named one of the top destinations for snowbirds this season by STORAGECafé. To locate the best cold-season hideaways, STORAGECafé looked at almost 1,000 places around the US and...

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  • THRIVE Card Informational Sessions

    Hey Mission Businesses! Want to know more about how to get involved with our THRIVE gift card program? Join us Monday for a pair of informational sessions at Mission Event Center. Session 1: 10am-1pm Session 2: 3pm-6pm Or join on Zoom! https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81918388643… Meeting ID: 819 1838 8643 Passcode: 651187 Following the presentation, busin...

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  • Businesses urged to sign up for Mission’s THRIVE program – Program will encourage vaccinations and stimulate local economy

    The City of Mission is preparing to launch its THRIVE program to encourage Mission residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19, but they need the assistance of local business owners.  The City is NOW accepting applications from locally-owned Mission businesses to participate in the THRIVE program, or Together Helping Recover an Independent and Valued E...

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  • Rabies Vaccine & MicroChip Program

    Great news for our residents! Stop by TODAY and tomorrow and pick up vouchers to get your furry friend their rabies vaccine and microchip! FREE to Mission residents only. Vouchers are good for the month of November. #MissionCares #ProtectYourPets   

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  • Halloween on Wheels Trunk or Treat Festival

    Come and join us for our Halloween on Wheels Trunk or Treat Festival Friday 6-9pm, at Mission Event Center, 200 N. Shary Road. Residents are encouraged to bring skateboards, roller blades, strollers, scooters and bikes to ride around the Event Center. Helmets are recommended. There will be FREE candy, hot dogs and refreshments. Families can also enjoy a m...

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  • Mission recognized nationally – as a pet-friendly city

    The City of Mission has received the official BETTER CITIES FOR PETS™ certification, as part of the Mars Petcare BETTER CITIES FOR PETS™ program, showcasing its commitment to creating a pet-friendly community. More people than ever view pets as members of the family, and with 85 million pet-households in the United States, the City of Mission is on the f...

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  • Mission to forge ties with Mazatlán

    The City of Mission is gearing up to sign a sister city agreement with Mazatlán, a Mexican town along the Pacific shoreline in the state of Sinaloa. The signing will take place Wed. Oct. 13 at 11 a.m. at the Mission Event Center.   “Together, Mission and Mazatlán will work to stimulate economic growth, promote tourism and encourage cultural interac...

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