Mark your calendars for Hometown Holidays Saturday December 11, 2021

Hometown Holidays will kick off with the Market and Car Show at 1255 N. Main Saturday December 11, 2021 from Noon till 6pm.  Next starting at 6pm follow the Christmas Cruise to light up Main Street led by Santa all the way to City Hall for the City Tree lighting 6:30p-7:30p.  

We hope to see you all there!!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Vidor City Hall will be closed on Thanksgiving Day 11/25/21 and Friday 11/26/21. 

If you need to pay a bill or a fine, please use the drop box near the rear entrance.

City Sanitation Trash Service will run as normally scheduled on Thanksgiving Day and Friday.  Please have your trash cans out by 6:00am to ensure pick up.

The roll-off dumpsters located at 155 Watts St will also be closed on Thanksgiving day, but will re-open Friday 7 AM until 3 PM to accommodate Vidor citizens. The roll-off dumpsters will also be open on their regular day, Saturday from 7 AM Until 3 PM.

Happy Thanksgiving! 

SETRPC Hazard Mitigation Plan Public Meeting on November 18th, 2021

 SETRPC will hold a public meeting on Thursday, November 18th to gather public input for updating the Regional Hazard Mitigation Plans for Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, and Orange Counties. The meeting is at 5:30 p.m. at the South East Texas Regional Planning Commission (SETRPC), 2210 Eastex Freeway, Beaumont, TX 77703 in the Nagel Room. The public is invited and encouraged to attend the meeting.

There will also be a Microsoft Teams options for those who are unable to attend the in-person, but are still interested in getting involved in the process.

Click here to join the meeting

The purpose of the public meeting is to provide a project overview from H2O Partners, Inc., consultant to the project, and solicit information from citizens. Public input will help the project team to analyze potential hazards affecting residents and recommend possible actions to reduce their impact. Hazards included are flood, dam failure, tornado, thunderstorm wind, drought, hail, wildfire, winter storm, lightning, extreme heat, hurricane, and coastal erosion.

A public participation survey is available at: https://h2o.surveysparrow.com/s/setrpc-regional-hazard-mitigation-plan-updates-public-survey/tt-506062

The goal of the Hazard Mitigation Plan is to minimize or eliminate the long-term risk to human life and property from known hazards by identifying and implementing cost-effective mitigation actions. Mitigation is defined by the Federal Emergency Management Agency as sustained actions taken to reduce or eliminate long-term risk to people and property from hazards and their effects.

Questions about the Hazard Mitigation Plan should be addressed to H2O Partners, Inc., planning consultants for SETRPC; Attn: Heather Ferrara, Project Manager by email at heather@h2opartnersusa.com

UPDATE - Roadside Debris Pickup Scheduled

The City of Vidor will pick up roadside debris from this weeks storm starting Monday, November 1st.

The City of Vidor will pick up roadside debris from this weeks storm starting Monday, November 1st.

All debris must be from this weeks storm and separated at the roadside, not blocking any drainage. 

If it is not separated/sorted or not actually storm related, it will not be picked up.

If you are capable you may immediately bring your limbs to the lot on Watts St. across from Animal Control.

The lot will be unlocked all weekend and all next week for your convenience.

 If you have a small amount of limbs you may burn them in a controlled area, without a permit, if the wind allows. 

UPDATE 10/29/21 - The deadline for pick up will be November 12 at noon. 

UPDATE - Roll-off Dumpster Ramps Closed For Repairs

The roll-off dumpsters at 155 Watts street will be closed Thursday October 28th, Saturday October 30th and Thursday November 4th for much needed safety-oriented repairs to the ramps leading up to the dumpsters. 

UPDATE 11/3/21 - Due to recent tornado activity and inclement weather during the last couple of weeks, opening day has been postponed until Saturday, November 13th.