Basketball courts top Calexico residents’ parks requests

Calexico resident Yolanda Cunningham (right) speaks about the need for more basketball courts at Cordova Park during a public hearing meant to solicit the public’s input about proposed park improvements. JULIO MORALES PHOTO

CALEXICO — Residents of the Victoria Estates subdivision on Wednesday called for additional basketball courts to be included in the city’s proposed conceptual plan for Cordova Park improvements.

The residents’ requests came during a public hearing organized by the city in preparation of its plan to soon apply for state grants to potentially fund such park improvements.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at or 760-337-3415.

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