Bruno “Ralphy” Lozano was elected mayor of Del Rio on May 5, 2018. Mayor Lozano makes history as the youngest elected mayor in Del Rio, Texas at age 35. He also makes history as being the first graduate from the new Del Rio High School, which was established after the two local school districts were consolidated to make our current San Felipe Del Rio Consolidated Independent School District.
Mayor Lozano has been committed to public service most of his life. He’s served in various organizations such as raising awareness to Alzheimer’s, humanitarianism, Casa de la Cultura’s Creek Clean-up programs (local program) and more. Mayor Lozano also served our country when he was enlisted in the United States Air Force. Apart from being mayor, Lozano was employed in the airline industry, having traveled to over 30 countries in the past eleven years.
Bruno Lozano is a Del Rio native. Proud son of Bruno and Paulita Lozano Jr. as well as grandson to Bruno and Monica Lozano Sr. and Chema and Elida Suarez. Mayor Lozano has a total of 3 siblings and 13 nieces and nephews. Mayor Lozano is a proud graduate of Del Rio High School, the graduating year of 2001.
Mayor Lozano is committed to unifying the council and the city effectively. He is committed to ensuring that economic growth prevails along with international trade within our region. Additionally, he makes military support, transportation, mental health, among other key issues a priority. Mayor Lozano currently chairs the International Bridge Board Committee, Hotel Occupancy Tax Committee and represents the City of Del Rio at various organizations, including the Middle Rio Grande Development Council Board of Directors, Border Trade Advisory Committee, Binational Bridges and Crossings Group (BBBXG), Ports to Plains, and others.