A conference underway today in Phoenix aims to make cities more generous to their ecosystems.
Monsoon In East Valley Damages Homes, School
A large thunderstorm in the East Valley last night has
left the city of
“A dozen trees at least are down around the football field,” Macias said. “The new scoreboard, at least I’m told it was new, is down and in a mangled heap, as well as other fences and property damage to the school.”
Macias said about half the homes under construction at a nearby site, were toppled by the storm, which the National Weather Service says was a micro-burst. A countless number of trees were downed by the storm, including some which were toppled into the swimming pools of area homes.