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https://www.google.com/maps/place/31°49'01.9"N+106°31'59.2"Wemail@example.com,-106.5332746,48m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x0!8m2!3d31.817189!4d-106.533124 On the southwest corner of S Mesa Hills Drive and Wallenberg Drive is the entrance to a "tunnel," actually twin tunnels, about 4'6" high and about the same width. From the entrance the tunnel goes east, and after about 100' angles to the southeast. Cartel graffiti is spray-painted on the walls. I assume this is a storm drain tunnel, built for catastrophic flash floods. If it continues in the natural direction of drainage it seems to be heading, it will empty into the Rio Grande at the international border. I am wondering how this relates to the expense of Trump's proposed wall. If these tunnels (and others like them) are blocked with grates to impede migrants, then debris will clog the grates, and the tunnels will fail their intended purpose of draining flash floods into the Rio Gande. Homeowners will be upset that their property is no longer served by storm drainage, and will sue for flood damages....