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on Tuesday, 27 January 2015.

It’s election time again in the City of Vidor.  This year voters will cast their ballots for the positions of Mayor and Council members of Wards One, Four, and Six. Anyone interested in running for any of these positions can begin applying on January 28, 2015The last day to apply is February 27, 2015 by 5 pm. Election Day is May 9, 2015.

According to the Vidor City Charter, “Each member of the City Council (including the Mayor) shall be a resident of the City of Vidor, shall be a qualified voter of the State of Texas, shall have been such a resident of the City of Vidor for a period of not less than one (1) year immediately preceding his/her election and shall not be indebted to the City of Vidor.” Furthermore, a Council member must live in the ward he or she represents. 

Interested and eligible candidates may pick up an election packet at City Hall from City Secretary Vicki Watson.  For additional information or questions, one can contact Ms. Watson or City Manager Mike Kunst at (409) 769-5473. Her extension is 141, and his is 140. A boundary map of the wards may be found HEREor stop by City Hall to view the map.

Friends of the Vidor Public Library

on Wednesday, 21 January 2015.

The Friends of the Vidor Public Library is a volunteer, 501(c)(3) nonprofit community organization dedicated and committed to provide support to the Vidor Public Library. The Purpose of the organization is to create public interest in the Vidor Public Library; promote growth, development, and greatest possible use of the Library; and to assist with appropriate fund raising and encourage gifts, endowments, and bequests for the Library.

One of the primary projects for the Friends is the Book and White Elephant Sale held each spring and fall. Funds raised from these sales are used for proje
cts to benefit the library such as building improvements or children's and adult programs. 

Membership is open to all individuals and organizations interested in the Library. Meetings of the Friends of the Vidor Public Library shall be held the second Tuesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. in the Mellie Nagai Community Room at the Vidor Public Library.

If you are interested in joining the Friends of the Vidor Public Library, please call the Library at (409) 769-7148 or e-mail the Friends at .

MLK Day 2015

on Wednesday, 14 January 2015.

In observance of the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., City of Vidor offices will be closed Monday, January 19, 2015. The Sanitation Department will run its normal Monday route.  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 parking lot of City Hall Municipal Building.

Submit A Photograph!

on Monday, 12 January 2015.

Citizens, you may have noticed the new 'Around Vidor' photo gallery at the top of the website. 

If you would like to see one of your photographs displayed in that gallery, please read the photograph submission policy and submit your photo for approval. We're looking forward to seeing your photographs!


on Friday, 19 December 2014.

City of Vidor Holiday Closings

In observance of the Christmas holiday, City of Vidor offices will be closed on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24th and Christmas, Thursday, December 25th.  Also, city offices will be closed on New Year’s Day, Thursday, January 1st. 

Please note the Sanitation department will run its regular route on Wednesday, December 24th.  There will be no pick up on Thursday, December 25th or on Thursday, January 1st.  The Thursday routes will be picked up along with the regular Friday routes on Friday, December 26th and Friday, January 2nd. Customers with service on these days are advised to have their containers set out for pick up by 6 am Friday.

On behalf of the City of Vidor, Mayor Kenneth Crawford wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a safe and prosperous New Year!

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