The City of Coachella released this short statement today detailing the latest updates on how the rain is affecting the city:
Due to the severe rain storm, the following damage within the City of Coachella is being reported:
-Intersection of Shady Lane and 52nd Avenue has severe erosion and underground pipes are exposed.
-50the Avenue at Whitewater Crossing is closed.
-48th Avenue at Calhoun. Drainage basins are over capacity, minor damage in homes.
*Sand bags are available for residents at 53482 Enterprise Way, Coachella, CA 92236.*
Residents are asked to stay clear of problem areas and can contact City Staff at: 760-398-3502