• Glenn Wilson
    53
    Sept 13, 2019:
    • Land Use Permit: First Rental Closed by Government,
    • SMA Traffic Light Project,
    • Eviction of vehicles for Holidays,
    • SMA: Citizen Committees to prevent crime,
    • Prevention measures for holidays,
    • SMA: 'Mexican Dream' of foreigners,
    • Tulum cancels fireworks for animals,
    • Holiday islands where locals have nowhere to live,
    • The veins of America: Stunning map shows every river basin in the US.

    First Rental Closed by Government
    Today, Canal 54 was seen with “Closed” signs.

    According to city officials, the owners were called to attend to a meeting at the Urban Development Office to revise their permit of land use, but they never attend. For that reason, the authorities closed the house rental.

    Since January 2019, people with a house to rent on digital platforms must have a permit to operate and pay the annual fee of 10,000. Three weeks ago, the city published a list with the requierements to get a permit.
    First Rental Closed by Government.
    See also: Requirements for Renting Out Property in SMA.

    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: SMA Traffic Light Project (sp), and, Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    Eviction of vehicles for National and Regional Holidays 2019
    And as the national holidays begin, we leave you the info of the evictions that will be made in the streets of #SanMigueldeAllende so that they take precautions and look for alternative ways.
    The Municipal Government through the Municipal Transit station informs citizens that, due to the celebration of the National and Regional Holidays to be held from Friday, September 13 to Monday, September 16, there will be eviction of vehicles in different streets of the city from this ...
    Eviction of vehicles for National and Regional Holidays 2019 (sp).

    Citizen Committees are formed to prevent crime in SMA
    54 Citizen Committees “Of Good and Good Order” will be those who denounce and solve any situation or problem in the colony.
    There were 54 Citizen Committees , called "Good and Good Order" that were formed, which seeks to denounce and solve any situation or problem in the neighborhood or neighborhood and who will function as a body of citizen representation of the different colonies and subdivisions of the municipality. They are formed by a chairman of the council and 6 auxiliaries who will be in charge of various representative functions in matters of education and culture, health, infrastructure, public services, environment; religion, traditions, sport and crime prevention.
    Citizen Committees are formed to prevent crime in SMA (sp).

    Announce prevention measures for national holidays
    The Municipal Government, through the Ministry of Public Security, Municipal Transit and Civil Protection, has its comprehensive operation ready for the National and Regional Holidays of the city that will be held from Friday, September 13 to Monday, September 16.

    For this reason, they present the security and prevention measures that citizens must take during the development of the different events in order to reduce and prevent accidents, in addition they will have the support of the Secretary of State Public Security and the Army Mexican to provide greater security to attendees.
    Announce prevention measures for national holidays (sp).
    See also: SMA Civil Protection recommendations (sp).

    San Miguel de Allende is the 'Mexican Dream' of foreigners
    The foreign community that lives in this city has a history that goes beyond the need to find a town to retire; the repudiation of the Spanish crown after the independence uprising, the colonial beauty of the town and the arrival of the founding intellectuals of the Escuela de Artes are decisive so that today, San Miguel de Allende is the Mexican city with more foreign residents.
    San Miguel de Allende is the 'Mexican Dream' of foreigners (sp).

    Tulum cancels fireworks in response to concerns over effects on animals
    There will be no fireworks next week in Tulum, Quintana Roo, out of respect for animals.

    Mayor Víctor Mas Tah announced that the municipality will not set off fireworks during Independence Day ceremonies on September 15 because of concerns over the effect they have on animals.
    Tulum cancels fireworks in response to concerns over effects on animals.
    See also: Finally Someone Thinks About Animals: They Eliminate Pyrotechnic Fires In The Celebration Of The 'Grito De Independencia' In Tulum (sp).

    The holiday islands where locals have nowhere to live
    Colette Nolan fell in love with the island of Paros 28 years ago when she moved there from the UK with her Greek now-ex-husband. “All my grandchildren were born and raised here,” the 60-year-old says. “I love being by the sea and the laidback lifestyle.”

    But Nolan’s time on the picturesque Cycladic island – famed for its blue-and-white painted houses – may be about to come to an end. Her landlord and landlady are asking her to leave the apartment she has lived in for five years so they can rent part of the property on Airbnb.
    The holiday islands where locals have nowhere to live.

    The veins of America: Stunning map shows every river basin in the US
    A stunning new map shows the complex network of rivers and streams in the contiguous United States.
    The veins of America: Stunning map shows every river basin in the US.

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  • Ron Lenox
    16
    Does anyone know if we can use our permits this weekend to get through?

    Ron Lenox
  • Glenn Wilson
    53
    If you find out, please let us know.
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