McAllen Residents in a Colonia concerned over Recent Flooding

Residents in a Mcallen colonia are concerned over the recent rainfall and what will happen to their homes as more rain is expected across the Rio Grande Valley. The neighborhood, located near El Rancho Road and McColl Road saw heavy showers over the past few days.   “I had to put my truck across the road to stop the water from moving into my home,” says Antonio Martinez, a resident in the colonia. “We were trying to cover the doors so that water wouldn’t go in but if we hadn’t done that, more water would’ve definitely come inside.”  ...

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