The City of Vidor sanitation department will pick up their normal routes on Thursday, November 27th and Friday, November 28th. With the exception of the sanitation department and police department, all other City of Vidor departments will be closed. Sanitation and Court payments may be placed in the appropriate drop box located in the back parking lot of the City Hall Municipal Building. On behalf of the City of Vidor, Mayor Kenneth Crawford wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving.
BLUE SANTA & BLUE SANTA SHOW AND SHINE!
Vidor Police Department “Operation Blue Santa” is gearing up for Santa's arrival!
Applications have been taken. Tags (as pictured above) will be at the below listed locations for citizens to be able to take one and buy a gift for a child. On the back of the tag is the gift a child has told Santa they would like to get for Christmas. Please help us fulfill the wish list for these children.
Walmart ~ Vidor Police Department Lobby ~ BBVA Compass Bank
Capital One Bank ~ CVS Pharmacy ~ DuGood Federal Credit Union
First Financial Bank ~ MidSouth Bank ~ Subway (300 N. Main St.)
The gifts can be dropped back off at the location the Tag was picked up from or bring them to the Police Department. Just be sure to attach the tag to the unwrapped gift so we can get it to the right family. Of course, any gift purchased is appreciated and can be dropped off at the locations below.
Toy Drop Off Locations:
Dollar General Stores ~ Family Dollar Stores
1390 N Main 115 W Bolivar
1752 Hwy 12 3695 N Main
320 S Main
4080 N Main
Vidor Police Department Lobby ~ Woogies ~ Red Wagon Café ~ Comtex
Toy distribution date is December 13, 2014, so if you get a tag please turn it in by Monday, December 8, 2014 so we will know what is left for Santa to do for the children.
Special Events that benefit Blue Santa:
The family dollar strip center is having their annual Bolivar Street Bash on Saturday November 15, 2014.
Beall's department store will be holding their annual Christmas Sidewalk Bazar on December 5-6, 2014.
For additional information or questions about the Blue Santa program please contact the Vidor Police Department at (409) 769-4561.
Veterans Day 2014
City offices, with the exception of the police department, will be closed on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 in observance of Veterans Day. Sanitation services will still run as scheduled on Tuesday, so please put your container out as usual if you are a sanitation customer with Tuesday pick-up. Sanitation and Court payments may be placed in the appropriate drop box located in the back parking lot of the City Hall Municipal Building. Please join the City of Vidor in thanking our Veterans for their service and we hope you have a safe and happy Veterans day!
Welcome to Vidor, Texas!
Welcome to the City of Vidor's new website. As you will notice, we are still in the process of updating it. We appreciate your patience. Please continue to visit our site, and let us know how we are doing.