De Anza Hotel Set to Reopen After Devesting Earthquake Damage

By Mario Conde

After months of being displaced away from their homes thanks to a devastating earthquake, seniors will able to return to their home at De Anza Hotel as soon as early 2011.

The Calexico City Council approved a loan from the Redevelopment Agency to the De Anza Hotel Limited Partnership related to the rehabilitations of the De Anza Hotel Project. The 7.2 earthquake caused major damaged to the Historic De Anza Hotel that’s been a hallmark for the City of Calexico. Last April, the earthquake forced the immediate evacuation of 110 low-income residents from the hotel.