Socorro Residents Sue City Over Summer Flooding

Contact: Alberto Mesta, Attorney * 915-585-5117 * amesta@trla.org Cynthia Martinez, Communications Director * 512-374-2764 * cmartinez@trla.org SOCORRO, Texas – December 11, 2013 – Thirty Socorro residents have filed a lawsuit against the City of Socorro alleging that their homes were intentionally flooded and suffered serious damage after heavy rains hit the area this summer. Represented…

Socorro Residents to Announce Legal Action in Response to Summer Flooding

MEDIA ADVISORY December 10, 2013 Contact: 
Cynthia Martinez, Communications Director * 512-374-2764 * cmartinez@trla.org SOCORRO, Texas – Represented by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA), thirty Socorro residents will be taking legal action against the City of Socorro in response to unprecedented flooding experienced in their neighborhood this summer. WHAT: Press conference to announce legal action…