City Commission

Members

The Brownsville City Commission is comprised of seven members made up of the Mayor and six City Commissioners. You can write to your Mayor and Commissioner at: P.O. Box 911, Brownsville, Texas 78520. 
  1. Juan Trey Mendez

    Juan “Trey” Mendez, III

    Mayor
    Phone: 956-548-6007
    • Elected:  June 22, 2019
    • Sworn In:  July 2, 2019
    • Term Expires:  May 2023



  1. John Cowen Jr

    John Cowen Jr

    City Commissioner, At-Large "A"
    Phone: 956-548-6007
    • Elected: June 22, 2019
    • Sworn In: July 2, 2019
    • Term Expires: June 2023

  1. Rose M. Z. Gowen

    Rose M. Z. Gowen

    City Commissioner, At-Large "B"
    Phone: 956-548-6007
    • Re-Elected: May 6, 2017
    • Sworn In: May 21, 2017
    • Term Expires: May 2021




  1. Nurith Galonsky Pizana

    Nurith Galonsky Pizana

    Commissioner, District 1
    Phone: 956 548-6042
    • Elected: June 22, 2019
    • Sworn In: July 2, 2019
    • Term Expires: June 2023




  1. Jessica Tetreau-Kalifa

    Jessica Tetreau-Kalifa

    Commissioner, District 2
    Phone: 956-548-6007
    • Re-Elected:  May 4, 2019
    • Sworn In:  May 21, 2019
    • Term Expires:  May 2023





  1. Roy De los Santos

    Roy De los Santos

    Commissioner, District 3
    Phone: 956-548-6007
    • Elected: June 2021
    • Sworn In: 6/29/2021
    • Term Expires: May 2025



  1. Pedro Cardenas

    Pedro Cardenas

    Commissioner, District 4
    Phone: (956) 538-2307
    • Elected: June 2021
    • Sworn In: 6/29/2021
    • Term Expires: May 2025



Additional Information

 
Special meetings or workshops may be called by the City Commission as needed. For further information contact us at 956-548-6001.

Regular Meetings


  • 5 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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