City Manager to Brief Public on Packery Channel Barge Removal

Media Advisory

What:   Packery Channel Barge Removal Briefing

When:  Monday, February 20, at 11:00 a.m.

Where: South Packery Channel Jetty, Access Road 3A

Who:    City Manager Peter Zanoni 

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The City of Corpus Christi will be briefing the public on the upcoming removal of the partially sunken barge located near the Packery Channel’s South Jetty. The removal will require the closure of the South Jetty and a small portion of the beach. Please join us to receive an update on the latest information.

Directions: Attendees should access that area using Whitecap Boulevard, turning left onto Windward Drive and entering the beach via Access Road 3A. The news conference will be held near the South Jetty.

The news conference will be available for viewing on the following City social media channels:

Facebook: @citygov

YouTube: CCTVCorpusChristi

Accommodations are provided upon request in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please call 361-826-3837 in advance for assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation.

For more information, media representatives can contact Sr. Public Information Officer Melanie Lowry at 361-826-3837 or email at