Cellular Recreation Unit delivering enjoyable to Brownsville neighborhoods


HARLINGEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — A Mobile Recreation Unit (MRU) will be hosting block parties in six boroughs of Brownville this summer.

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The Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department invites communities to spend an afternoon of fun in their neighborhood for free.

The MRU includes an inflatable water slide, portable basketball hoops, tricycles, hula hoops, craft supplies, and other outdoor recreation equipment. Snacks are available while stocks last.

It is recommended to dress for water activities and bring a towel.

MRU will be held in the following neighborhoods this summer:

  • 17th of June – Washington Park (700 E. Madison St.)
  • June 24th – Cabler Park (550 Burnett Rd.)
  • 8th of July – Morningside Park (1207 S. Central Avenue)
  • 15th of July – Garfield Park (171 Garfield St.)
  • 22nd of July – Windwood Park (420 Trailwind Way)
  • 29th of July – Dean Porter Park (501 E. Ringgold St.)

For more information you can call Shannon G. Contreras (956) 556-1713.