Bureau of Reclamation Seeks Public Review, Comments on Laguna Division Conservation Area Restoration Project

The Bureau of Reclamation is seeking public comment on a draft Environmental Assessment (EA) that assesses the potential human health and environmental impacts of a 1,800 acre proposed project area that includes a 1,200 acre riparian and marsh restoration/enhancement project at the Laguna Division Conservation Area located in the Laguna Division Conservation Area between Imperial Dam and Laguna Dam near Yuma, Arizona.

CBP Catches 15-Year-Old U.S. Teen with Methamphetamine Taped to Legs

Otay Mesa, Calif. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Otay Mesa port of entry caught a 15-year-old U.S. teenager attempting to cross the border Monday with packages of methamphetamine taped to his legs.

At about 10:45 a.m., the teen, a resident of San Diego, approached the border crossing on foot with a valid passport card.

The CBP officer noticed bulges along the teen’s upper thighs, and sent him aside for further inspection.

Calexico Port of Entry

By Mario Conde

The United States Congress approved a resolution approving the expansion of the Calexico land Port of Entry and also to reconfigure the port of entry.

Rep. Bob Filner (D-Chula Vista) stated in a press release last week that as per his request, the primary POV inspection facilities will include 16 northbound inspection lanes and 5 southbound inspection lanes, instead of GSA’s original proposal of 3 southbound lanes.