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    Oct 8, 2019:
    • Violence intensifies in SMA,
    • 15 people are arrested for extortion in the region,
    • Street closures,
    • Medicare's Open Enrollment Period,
    • Rosewood San Miguel de Allende voted the Best Hotel in Mexico,
    • Mexican creatives win projection mapping contest in Japan,
    • It’s ‘life or death’ in battle against ride-sharing apps, claims taxi leader.

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    Violence intensifies in San Miguel de Allende
    Narcomensajes, almost a hundred homicides, bodies wrapped in blankets, calcined, an ice chest with a human head, is something that San Miguel has lived in recent months. While violence intensifies, the municipal government only responds #AquíNo.

    During the first half of the year the Attorney General of the State of Guanajuato reported 50 homicides in the city of San Miguel de Allende, mainly this crime was committed with a firearm (44 cases), only two cases occurred with a white weapon, and three with other elements, in addition a feminicide was reported, that of Francisca, a university student disappeared on January 27 in Celaya and whose body appeared a month later on the road to the La Esmeralda Fractionation in this city.

    From July the violence intensified in this city named American Capital of Culture and Best Destination to visit in Mexico. On July 2, the first of the people in the Camino a Taboada was located, the Prosecutor's Office reserved its identity, although it was learned that it was a man raised hours earlier in the Insurgentes Section.
    Violence intensifies in San Miguel de Allende (sp).

    15 people are arrested for extortion in the region; 3 of them linked to criminal groups
    Celaya, Gto.- In a sum of efforts coordinated with the Secretary of Public Security of the state, the Attorney General of the State of Guanajuato announced the results obtained in the fight against extortion and crimes occurred in this city, where the capture of 3 priority objectives stands out, linking ...
    15 people are arrested for extortion in the region; 3 of them linked to criminal groups (sp).

    There will be street closures for sectorization work
    IMPORTANT NOTICE Monday, October 7 to November 25.

    CLOSURE OF STREETS:
    Street: Zacateros, section: Hernández Macías to Orizaba.

    Rehabilitation work in the drinking water network and tap replacement.

    PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSIT TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.
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    Sapasma San Miguel de Allende will resume sectorization work in Zacateros and Ancha de San Antonio on Monday.

    The Potable Water and Sewerage System (SAPASMA) will resume this Monday, October 7, the water network rehabilitation works in the Zacateros and Ancha streets of San Antonio.
    There will be street closures for sectorization work (sp).
    For other street closures see: Upcoming Activities and Events Oct 8, 2019.

    Medicare's Open Enrollment Period Isn't Just for New Enrollees
    Make changes to your plan or enroll for the first time.
    October 15 - December 7.
    Medicare's Open Enrollment Period Isn't Just for New Enrollees (sp).

    Rosewood San Miguel de Allende is the Best Hotel in Mexico and one of the 50 best in the world
    Your hospitality, quality and love in every detail, continue to bear fruit, thanks to your work we continue to consolidate as Mexico's favorite destination. Congratulations!
    This weekend, the Reader's Choice Awards of the renowned international publication Condé Nast Traveler, announced that the Rosewood San Miguel de Allende hotel has been distinguished as the Best Hotel in Mexico and one of the 50 best with best service and prettiest in the world. This is the eighth year in the ...
    Rosewood San Miguel de Allende is the Best Hotel in Mexico and one of the 50 best in the world (sp)
    Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards Full List.

    Mexican creatives win mapping contest in Japan; in January they lit up the Parish

    In January of this year, we saw the Parish of San Miguel de Allende full of colors and telling a story of our hero: Don Ignacio Allende and Unzaga ... In case you don't remember it, there it goes: It turns out that the creative company of that history of our illustrious Don Ignacio Allende, ...
    Mexican creatives win mapping contest in Japan; in January they lit up the Parish (sp).

    It’s ‘life or death’ in battle against ride-sharing apps, claims taxi leader
    Taxi drivers are protesting across Mexico to demand stricter regulation of ride-hailing services such as Uber, Didi and Cabify.

    Taxis affiliated with the National Movement of Taxi Drivers (MNT) began gathering at different points of Mexico City on Monday morning to travel to the Angel of Independence monument on Reforma avenue, from where they were scheduled to converge on the zócalo at 10:00am for a four-hour rally.

    The congregation of taxis caused traffic chaos on several roads this morning including Avenida de los Poetas in Santa Fe and the México-Toluca and México-Pachuca highways.
    It’s ‘life or death’ in battle against ride-sharing apps, claims taxi leader.
    See also: It's life or death for the sector, that's why we demonstrate against apps: Taxi leader (sp).

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