By MARTHA McCLAIN
Special to the PRESS
Laguna Vista officials Tuesday worked to improve two specific problems in the Palo Blanco and Broadway streets area.
Council members adopted on its first reading, an ordinance regulating maximum speed limits for vehicles traveling on local roadways during times of heavy rains and other hazardous road conditions.
The ordinance would serve as a measure for local police officials to issue citations to vehicle operators speeding through flooded streets and causing water to enter and damage homes in affected areas.
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