Situation in Alessandria is a catastrophe, says mayor

(AGI) Turin, Nov 15 - Alessandria mayor Maria Rita Rossa,commenting on the situation in the town that was struck byterrible weather, said "Twenty roads are closed, entireneighbourhoods are cut off, and we've had landslides. It's acatastrophe". The water level of the Bormida river isparticularly worrying: "The embankments have been strengthened,but they have already ruptures in some places". TheAlessandria-Bassano football match, to be played on Saturdayevening, has been postponed. . .

(AGI) Turin, Nov 15 - Alessandria mayor Maria Rita Rossa,commenting on the situation in the town that was struck byterrible weather, said "Twenty roads are closed, entireneighbourhoods are cut off, and we've had landslides. It's acatastrophe". The water level of the Bormida river isparticularly worrying: "The embankments have been strengthened,but they have already ruptures in some places". TheAlessandria-Bassano football match, to be played on Saturdayevening, has been postponed. . .