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    Sept 7, 2019:
    • Tricolor Parroquia,
    • New Atención Edition Online,
    • Susan Jones: 'There is no formal complaint against me for poisoning dogs',
    • 50 million pesos for “smart” traffic lights,
    • The New Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue,
    • Celebrations Include New Municipal Shuttle Buses,
    • DIF Municipal will manage “El cardo” parking,
    • Decrease in Tourism Income,
    • Businesses Sign Commitment to Stop Using Single-Use Plastics,
    • Climate Action Rally,
    • Party Announcements,
    • Our Lady of Loreto, the Grand Patroness of SMA Sep 8,
    • “Ambulante” documentary Exhibition Circuit,
    • Renowned Oaxaca artist Francisco Toledo dies at 79,
    • Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas death toll expected to be 'staggering',
    • 'Catastrophic' flooding from Hurricane Dorian on Outer Banks as storm moves out to sea.

    Illuminated Tricolor Parroquia
    The illuminated tricolor is ready in the Parish of San Miguel Arcángel that will remain during the national month, every night.

    New Atención Edition Online
    New content September 6. Some is featured below but there are more, check it out:
    Front Page | Community | Arts.

    'There is no formal complaint against me for poisoning dogs': Susan Jones
    Letter sent by Susan Jones, who was pointed out on social networks as the one who harmed dogs near her home. In recent days we published an information in which we indicated the case of a woman of foreign origin whom they identify as Susan J., had several judicial inquiries made by those who ...
    'There is no formal complaint against me for poisoning dogs': Susan Jones (sp).

    50 million pesos for “smart” traffic lights
    The next September 26 will begin the construction of the overpass in the now Glorieta El Pípila, with the start of work the intelligent traffic lights will also arrive for which 50 million pesos will be invested.

    The traffic lights will be installed from the Exit to Querétaro throughout the Manuel Zavala Libramiento. They will have security cameras and will be connected to a C2, which will be built next to the current C4 for which more than 50 million pesos will be invested.
    50 million pesos for “smart” traffic lights (sp).

    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).

    September’s Celebrations Will Include New Municipal Shuttle Buses
    September is full of popular patriotic fiestas marking Mexican independence and an annual funfair, which draws a lot of people into the central parts of town. This year, the local officials have begun some initiatives timed to augment this month of celebration. In time for the events, which are expected to draw ...
    Atención September’s Celebrations Will Include New Municipal Shuttle Buses.

    DIF Municipal will manage “El cardo” parking
    The president of the Patronage of the System for the Integral Development of the Family (DIF), Susana Chauvet, informed that from the second weekend of September they will be managing the Cardo parking lot, the funds raised will be destined to the improvements of the “Club of Peques in Development” of the Municipal DIF that currently serves 320 girls and boys.
    DIF Municipal will manage “El cardo” parking (sp).

    Despite Decrease in Tourism Income Statewide, San Miguel is Hanging On
    Fourteen percent fewer visitors came to the state of Guanajuato in the first two quarters of 2019, resulting in a statewide decrease in tourism income of 43.58 million pesos, 13 percent fewer pesos than earned over the same period in 2018. According to the Secretaria de Turismo del Estado (State Tourism Office) ...
    Atención Despite Decrease in Tourism Income Statewide, San Miguel is Hanging On.

    Hospitality Businesses Sign Commitment with City to Stop Using Single-Use Plastics
    The city's first “Sustainable Fair” (Sustainability Festival) —focused on eliminating single-use plastics in the homes and businesses of San Miguel de Allende — took place on the Plaza La Estación esplanade on August 28, with more than 20 vendors of biodegradable or zero-impact products participating. On the same day, the city’s Directorate of Environment ...
    Atención Hospitality Businesses Sign Commitment with City to Stop Using Single-Use Plastics.

    The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally
    The public is waking to the fierce urgency of addressing climate change. Extreme weather events, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, floods and droughts, wildfires, and intense heat waves all herald a global climate system out of balance that threatens human civilization as we know it. July was the hottest month in human ...
    Atención The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally.

    Party Announcements
    More of the San Miguel residents already know what happens with the fiestas patrias y patronales, but this second one includes the fair in which musical groups are presented and the poster is eagerly awaited. Finally the details were released, and other announcements were made. One of the new ones is that ...
    Atención Party Announcements (sp).

    Our Lady of Loreto, the Grand Patroness of SMA Sep 8
    This Sunday, a tradition dating back 300 years will be held: the fiesta of Our Lady of Loreto.
    Activities start at 6 am and the fiesta begins in the evening! As with any good fiesta, there will be folkloric dancing, music and food and drink for sale. It all takes place near the corner of Loreto and Insurgentes at the Santa Casa de Loreto.
    Our Lady of Loreto, the Grand Patroness of SMA.

    “Ambulante” documentary Exhibition Circuit
    From September 6 to Thursday, September 12, the "Ambulant" Documentary Exhibition Circuit will be held at the Miguel Malo Auditorium of the Ignacio Ramirez Cultural Center. Admission is free.

    Documentary Ambulante AC is a non-profit organization, founded in 2005 by Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna and Elena Fortes, dedicated to supporting and disseminating documentary cinema as a tool for cultural and social transformation. Ambulante travels to places that have little offer of exhibition and training in documentary cinema, in order to create a participatory, critical and informed audience, and open new channels of expression and reflection in Mexico and abroad.
    They invite the “Ambulante” documentary Exhibition Circuit (sp).

    Renowned Oaxaca artist Francisco Toledo dies at 79
    Renowned artist, activist and philanthropist Francisco Toledo died on Thursday at his home in Oaxaca city.

    Family members confirmed that the artist succumbed to a battle with lung cancer. He was 79.

    Toledo, a painter, engraver and sculptor of indigenous Zapotec heritage who incorporated pre-Hispanic techniques in his work, will be remembered as one of the greatest Mexican artists of all time.
    Renowned Oaxaca artist Francisco Toledo dies at 79.
    See also: USA Today, and, NY Times.

    Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas death toll expected to be 'staggering'
    The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas will be "staggering", the country's government has warned as aid efforts are being stepped up.

    The official death toll stands at 30, but is expected to rise further.
    Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas death toll expected to be 'staggering'.

    'Catastrophic' flooding from Hurricane Dorian on Outer Banks as storm moves out to sea
    Flooding on the Outer Banks had some residents seeking refuge in their attics. Hundreds were feared trapped by high water, and neighbors used boats to rescue one another.

    Ocracoke Island was inundated with storm surge, causing what some residents described as "catastrophic" flooding, Gov. Roy Cooper said in a Friday afternoon news conference.
    'Catastrophic' flooding from Hurricane Dorian on Outer Banks as storm moves out to sea.

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