HARLINGEN, Texas (KVEO) — SpaceX launched a text notification system for Boca Chica Beach closures, according to Brownsville Mayor Trey Mendez.
Mayor Mendez announced the new system on a social media post with an explanation on the importance of the system.
“The text system was set up to alleviate the confusion on the actual start times of closures,” said Mendez.
Anyone interested in receiving real-time updates on closures can subscribe by texting “Beach” to 1-877-591-2152.
To access the county online page for beach related closures, click here.