Memorandum of Understanding between the County Department of Child Support Services and IVROP Approved by Supervisors

By Mario Conde

The County Board of Supervisors approved a Memorandum of Understanding between the County Department of Child Support Services and IVROP.

Since July of this year, DCSS provided support to IVROP in its efforts to seek federal funding for two programs from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families, Office of Family Assistance. The applications for that funding were approved. IVROP is one of the few agencies nationwide that were approved to receive grants for healthy marriage and community-centered responsible fatherhood programs.

Calexico Planning Commission Begin Analyzing New Zoning Ordinance Update

By Mario Conde

The Calexico Planning Commission began analyzing the new zoning ordinance update at their Monday meeting.

The proposed Zoning Ordinance Update creates limited new zones and revises land use regulations to improve consistency with 2007 updated General Plan. Land uses authorized by a City’s zoning ordinance must be compatible with the objects, policies, general land uses, and programs specified in the general plan. In addition, several new legislative actions have occurred over the past several years that must be incorporated into a city’s Zoning Ordinance to adhere to the current land use laws of the State of California.

ADMINISTRATION UEGED TO MAKE IT SIMPLE FOR HOMEOWNERS TO REFINANCE

In Letter to the President, Senators Call for Easy-to-Understand Advice for Homeowners on How They Can Refinance at a Lower Rate

 

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Johnny Isakson (R-GA) today praised the Administration’s announcement of new steps to help homeowners refinance and urged President Obama to make sure homeowners receive clear, easy-to-understand guidance so they can determine if the new rules will help them qualify to refinance at today’s historically low interest rates.

CITY OF BRAWLEY PRESS RELEASE

CITY OF BRAWLEY

PRESS RELEASE

Date: October 18, 2011                                                                                   Contact: Yazmin Arellano

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                              (760) 344-5800

 

NOTICE OF REDUCED WATER PRESSURE

City of Brawley will be temporarily reducing water pressure to its residents from 9:00 PM, Wednesday, October 26, 2011 through 4:00 AM, October 27, 2011.  Residences located between Western Avenue and North Imperial Avenue, and between A Street and H Street will experience disruption of water services.