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Special meeting in Calexico

(Special Calexico City Council meeting)….The meeting was called by Mayor Bill Hodge.

It will be held Monday evening in the City Council Chambers at City Hall. The Begins at 5:00 pm. City staff will be on hand to update residents on damage suffered in Saturday afternoon’s thunderstorm. Calexico was the hardest hit by the storm, that knocked down power poles, flooded streets and homes. Trees were blown over. A big rig over-turned and a taxi was hit by a falling pole. An apartment complex was also damaged by a falling light pole. Power was out for many residents until Sunday evening. Willie Moreno Jr. High School was turned into a cool center for those still without power Sunday. A collection area for debris from the storm was set-up at the cities water department.