Paved Calexico parking lots help reduce dust

Local, county and state officials gathered Friday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Calexico Unified School District maintenance yard to commemorate the recent paving of a section of its parking lot. PHOTO JULIO MORALES

CALEXICO — Local efforts to reduce air pollution were bolstered by the recent paving of two separate Calexico Unified School District parking lots near Andrade Avenue and Highway 98.

The $406,000 paving project resulted in a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday at the district’s maintenance and operations yard that was well attended by local, county and state officials.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at jmorales@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3415.

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