(There was a large crowd Wednesday)….They turned out to get an update on Calexico.
They also came out to recognize Calexico on the cities 106th Anniversary. Calexico Mayor Bill Hodge delivered the Calexico State of the City Address in the Fernando “Nene” Torres Council Chambers. The packed house heard the Mayor call for a united City Council, calling on the community to work together for the betterment of Calexico. Hodge also touched on past accomplishments of the City Council and future projects. Following the speech the Council and the crowd moved into the Lobby of the City Hall to recognize the cities 106th anniversary. A large cake was cut, and public safety employees were recognized. They included Police Officers Shawn Acuna, Ruben Lopez and Officer Escoto. Fire Engineer Humberto Felix was also recognized.