East Tram Closed To Thru Traffic

East Tram is closed to through traffic immediately for the next week to ten days. 

Residents of Tram will still be allowed to come and go as needed, but other traffic should take an alternative route. 

We apologize for the inconvenience, and we thank everyone for their cooperation.


GOALS Annual Spelling Bee


April 21, 2017
Lamar State College Student Gym
11:30am - 1:30 pm

 GOALS is once again getting ready for our biggest fundraiser of the year, our annual spelling bee, and we are looking for participants!

  A spelling team is made up of 3 people, and the entry fee is a $350 donation. Anyone in the community may participate. If you aren't able to get a team together, we would appreciate any donation. Super-hero costumes are welcome. Prizes!

 GOALS was established 23 years a go to address the literacy needs in outr area. We have one-on-one basic tutoring in reading, GED preparation, and English as a second language, free of charge. The money raised from this even will go to purchase student materials, GED test scholarships, and operational expenses.

 If you have helped or entered in the past, WE APPRECIATE YOU!

 Please contact the GOALS office if you would be interested in having a teamor sponsoring one.

 Call 409-886-4311 or email rhonda@goals-setx.com

 We hope to see you there!


Would you like to know more about how Texas cities work?


The Texas Municipal League has updated  'How Cities Work' for 2017.

A collection of articles describing the important functions and vital services cities provide, 'How Cities Work' is a useful reference and educational tool for both city officials and citizens. 

A copy can be found at https://www.tml.org/p/

Texas Independence Day 2017

In observance of Texas Independence Day, City of Vidor offices, with the exception of the Police and Sanitation departments, will be closed Thursday, March 2, 2017.

The Sanitation Department will run its normal Thursday route. Customers are advised to have their cans out by 6:00 a.m.

Anyone desiring to make a payment to either the Sanitation department or the Municipal Court may use the appropriate drop box located in the rear of City Hall Municipal Building.


Public Service Announcement

It has recently come to the attention of the City of Vidor that customers paying online may be directed to a website called DOXO Online Bill Pay when using Google or Bing to locate our payment site.

This is not the payment site for the City of Vidor!  Court and Utility payments may only be paid through www.vidorpayments.com, hosted by The Payment Group.  The link to the payment site can also be found here on the City website under Pay Online.

 Be sure to go to the exact website to make your payment, and do not use the search bar to try and locate our payment site.  Be sure to type in the exact payment website, www.vidorpayments.com, or come here to the Official City Website, and click on the payment link to avoid an unauthorized site.