DECEMBER 2 PUBLIC MEETING IN EL CENTRO TO DISCUSS NEW RIVER PROJECT AND THE SALTON SEA

Issues associated with the Salton Sea and the New River will be discussed at the next meeting of the Colorado River Citizens Forum (CRCF) on Thursday, December 2, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. PST/5:00 – 7:00 p.m. MST at the Imperial Irrigation District Board Room, 1285 Broadway in El Centro, California.  The United States Section of the International Boundary and Water Commission (USIBWC) established the CRCF in 2003 to facilitate the exchange of information between the USIBWC and members of the public about Commission activities and related issues in Yuma County, Arizona and Imperial County, California.

CBP Arrests Two Illegal Aliens Hidden in a Dump Truck Full of Sand

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the port of Tecate foiled an attempt to smuggle a man and a woman on top of a load of sand inside a dump trailer.

Wednesday at 11:25 a.m. a CBP officer from the Tecate Port of Entry inspected a white 1998 Volvo tractor truck pulling two 1978 dual-bottom dump trailers and referred the conveyance and driver for further inspection.