City of Corpus Christi and Nueces County to Give Explosion Update

Media Advisory

When:   Saturday, December 5, at 1:00 p.m.

Where:  City Hall Council Chambers

              1201 Leopard Street

Who:     Mayor Joe McComb

              Nueces County Judge Barbara Canales

              City Manager Peter Zanoni

              Deputy Richie Quintero 

              Billy Delgado, Emergency Management Coordinator

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The City of Corpus Christi and Nueces County will have a joint news conference to brief the public on the Magellan Explosion near Poth Lane and Gibson Street.

The city is requesting only one media representative from each outlet. The public and the media are encouraged to view the briefing live on any of the following communication channels:

Facebook: @citygov

YouTube: CCTVCorpusChristi

CCTV20: Spectrum Channel 1300, Grande Channel 20, AT&T Uverse Channel 99

This is not a public gathering.

For more information media representatives may contact Communication Director DeAnna McQueen at 361-826-2940 or by email at