'Services' Category

Train staff of the Public Municipal Security

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011


With the goal of having more police forces trained and equipped to provide better service to citizens the Public Security Bureau launched the “Training Program 2011 ¨ the elements of the Municipal Police provides 16 workshops to be held this year .

Items such as weapons and shooting, human rights, police ethics, basic manual, reporting among others are part of this training will be given to police officers by the City and the Grant for Municipal Public Security (Subsemun) in addition to the Institute of Public Safety of the State (ISSPE).

On behalf of Mayor Alejandro Zepeda Munro, the Secretary José Ramón Campos Santos welcomed the audience by emphasizing the great importance that have this type of training for agents, which will help them continue with due regard to the public.

He stressed that these programs allow them to better public servants, men and parents, instilling respect for the peñasquenses, stressing the commitment of the Municipal Government to continue providing the necessary tools to do a better job.

“This course is for the benefit of you, to continue honoring this corporation and what care is their job, all in support of our community,” he said.

Highlighted the work of the Inhabitant of the efforts so far to the elements that make up the Municipal Police have this kind of training and a good team, hoping this will become one of the best in the state and national levels, said Santos Campos.

For its part, the Director of Public Safety Lazaro Hernandez Bravo said that these workshops will give better guidance elements and preparation for the city, and inspire warmth and trustingly on people.

He urged the staff of this corporation to put total dedication and commitment during this training which is part of a better preparation to continue with their daily work to the benefit of the integrity of the inhabitants of this Municipality


Friday, April 1st, 2011

It will be next March 31 when starting the National Collection of Mexican Red Cross delegation to Puerto Penasco, and will be there until May 1, whose goal is to raise 250,000 pesos, said Jorge Valdez Felix.
The Chairman of the distinguished institution indicated that in this municipal collection will be present in the main boulevards, cruises, businesses and schools in the city, and where the boat will participate in the board members and volunteers.
He stressed that this activity is attached to the national and state collection officially kick off the morning of March 31 in Mexico City, where the first donation to the worthy institution is made by the president, Felipe Calderón, also said, in the State of Sonora is made by the Governor Guillermo Padres, and Puerto Penasco responsible for jump-start the municipal collection does President Alejandro Zepeda Munro, to kick off 33 days of collection.
“It’s a bit difficult to predict and set ourselves a target, as in the best times of Peñasco as we collectively were 280 thousand pesos, now with the economic situation we are in is difficult, but we want to raise 250 thousand pesos, offices that already sent to different schools so that we agendas, “said Felix Valdez.
He said he was very active during these days of collection for the Red Cross Penasco, it said, but fortunately these altruistic activities fall in the days of Easter, where the influx of tourists in this port will benefit when it intends to collect.
“The collection is the responsibility of the board, so we must put to hard on the chamber pot, while aid workers and Red Cross people will be aware of emergency calls in the Easter holidays,” enunciated .
He noted that without this collection that takes place annually, the functions of the Red Cross would be difficult to develop, it said, over the years are few contributions that are made to the worthy institution which is requested by understanding and support of the community of Puerto Peñasco


Friday, April 1st, 2011

With the airways of Juarez. Queretaro and Tijuana, Peñasco is the closest beach destination

Will be tentatively on 15 April when he restarted for the second time the rate charter tourist flights, the Air Globar Mexican company, with routes Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Queretaro and Tijuana, Oscar Palacio Soto, representative of the Port Hotel Peñasco.
The dynamic is the same as the one held last year, said Stewart Hall, where charter flights from three different points of the Mexican Republic arrive in the Sea of ​​Cortez airport on Monday and Friday of each week, so that new account is opened the air travel market in the northwestern state.
He noted that thanks to the efforts of Mayor Alejandro Zepeda Munro, the state governor, Guillermo Padres, the coordinator of Tourism, Javier Tapia Camou and the company Global Air, you bet again to Rocky Point as a destination top tourist and where entrepreneurs from different sectors need to be united and ready to receive important air travel market.
“We have a strong promotional campaign in Ciudad Juarez, Queretaro and Tijuana for opening of tourist type charter flights company Global Air, April 15, so we’re betting a lot on tourism by air, the government state and the company chartered and conventions and we for our part we are in the logistics for transporting passengers, “said the representative of the hotel in Rocky Point.
Soto Palacio states that Puerto Peñasco is the closest beach destination to all the people out of Querétaro and the center of the republic in terms of flight hours, so you must take this situation certainly benefiting all sectors tour of the port.
He recognized that the new airport Sea of ​​Cortez is sacrificing economic revenue for this market is an embodiment air, so the hotel developers must do their part to attractive promotions, in addition to the population and service providers must improve care for the new tourist feel comfortable and safe in your care.
He noted the gratitude to the state government when these conventions and be a guarantee to the airline and the support of municipal authorities for facilitating the things that allow a greater influx of tourists in Puerto Peñasco and the opening for the second time in the tourist market air in this beach resort in northwestern Sonora

3000 pets vaccinated in Puerto Peñasco

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

With an excellent response from the community conducted ¨ Rabies Vaccination Day National exceed the target ° to about 3000 pets vaccinated throughout the site on Saturday March 26 reported, Socorro Ruiz Villareal.

The Municipal Health Coordinator called positive vaccination campaign who attended most of the colonies of the city with the aim of preventing diseases among dogs and cats, especially now that seasons are approaching the strong heat.

Revealed that during this long day was attended by staff of the agency in charge as well as the Health Ministry who from an early hour were covering all the animals that required immunizations.

Be stressed that continuously implementing such programs in the area with the sole purpose of working on rabies prevention and disease transmission risks that may impair the health of animals and their owners.

Ruiz Villareal called on all citizens to participate in this program, taking their dogs and cats to be vaccinated inviting them to come to the offices of the Municipal Health Coordination where permanent vaccination

Rocky Point INFOMEX Login

Friday, March 25th, 2011

In Puerto Peñasco have a commitment to transparency so asking to be included in and the technology platform INFOMEX Access to Information, said the Mayor Alejandro Zepeda Munro.
Mayor mentioned his interest because citizens have confidence that there is good use of public resources for which signed the agreement through which citizens can access information more easily and faster, and thus advance transparency in governance.
Puerto Penasco is one of the 10 municipalities of Sonora which together with State Government agencies and government information transparency, made the Sign Letter of Accession to Infomex system with which formalized the commitment to transparency, acting as witness of honor, the General Director of the Company and Institutional Relations of IFAI, Enrique González Tiburcio
Through this new system in the state, all citizens, within and outside the agency may release the information to Hermosillo, Guaymas, Cajeme, Navojoa, Huatabampo, Nogales, San Luis Río Colorado, Agua Prieta, Caborca ​​and Puerto Penasco; and three executive, legislative and judicial branches, and Information Transparency Institute (ITI).
“With this addition, the new sound is added to an advanced technology platform and also to facilitate and enhance access to information by citizens, such access extends beyond the borders of our state,” said Governor Guillermo parents.
The signing was carried out by the Governor Padres, Gonzalez Tiburcio and the mayors of Puerto Peñasco, Alejandro Zepeda Munro, of Hermosillo, Javier Gandara Magaña, Caborca, Dario Murillo Bolanos, of Huatabampo, Prospero Ibarra Otero, of San Luis Rio Colorado, Baldenegro Jesus Manuel Arredondo, of Guaymas, César Adrián Hernández Lizárraga; and Navojoa, José Abraham Lopez Mendivil.

More transparency
The state ruler said that the system INFOMEX be accessible to all who request it abroad or here in the country, wishing to know the information state and the municipalities that joined this effort and also the powers of the State of Sonora such as the legislative and judicial branches and agencies of our state.
“Here in our state so far we had the Request System Public Information of the State of Sonora (SIPS), which set and puts the public activity information available to all who require Sonora.”
The system complied with the provisions of Article 6 establishes and regulates Constitutional Right to Information, but did only within the state territory.
“With the Infomex the required information in our organization is no longer available only to the Sonoran, but of all Mexicans,” said the Head of the Executive.
In the event, witnessed one of the first requests for information, the Director General Care and Institutional Relations Society of IFAI, Enrique González Tiburcio, the President of the Supreme Court, Max Gutierrez Cohen, Chairman of the State Legislature Sonora, Guerrero Nathanael Lopez, deputy David Cuauhtemoc Galindo, the secretary of the Comptroller General, Carlos Francisco Tapia Astiazarán, the Vocal Chair of Transparency Institute of Information of the State of Sonora, Ricardo Ibarra Hurtado, and the President Commissioner State Commission for Access to Public Information in Sinaloa, Alfonso Alvarez Paez.
INFOMEX system has been implemented and tested on a large number of bodies across the whole country as the National Human Rights Commission, the Federal Judiciary Council, the Federal Electoral Institute, the Supreme Court of Justice nation and the Electoral Tribunal of the Judiciary of the Federation.
This technology platform serves as a ‘single window’ Access to Information and with it, Sonora joins the other 23 states of Mexico that have this system: Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Colima, Distrito Federal, Durango , Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Morelos, Nuevo Leon, Nayarit, Puebla, Querétaro, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Tabasco, Tlaxcala, Veracruz and Zacatecas.
For his part, Secretary of the Comptroller of the State Government of Sonora, Carlos Tapia Astiazarán said that on instructions from Governor Fathers, “we will continue working for the New Sonora, Sonora are always well informed.”
At the end of the event held in the Governors Room of the Government Palace, Guillermo Padres thanked the representatives of the Federal Institute of Access to Information (IFAI), the powers of the State of Sonora and the municipalities present, for the support to enable that from this Thursday, join the system Sonora INFOMEX

Positive weekend in Rocky Point

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

During last Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Rocky Point were received over 20 thousand visitors leaving a shed more than 8.5 million pesos, said Alejandro Zepeda Munro.
The Mayor noted that only in the month of March have had an influx of 80,000 tourists who are estimated to have represented an economic benefit of nearly 2 million 700 thousand dollars.
“We had a good weekend in Puerto Peñasco with the arrival of 20 thousand tourists only during Friday, Saturday and Sunday, this represents a 10 percent increase compared to last year, ” he said.
“The presence of vacationers, ” he said “was notorious in the city as hotels occupancy records were taken from 70 to over 90 percent full with cases of. ”
He said that the results obtained during these days have been positive and encouraging to note a revival in the economy of Puerto due to spills generated in the various establishments related to tourism.
“We expect this trend to continue in the coming weeks, in fact we already have reports that indicate that for Easter already have reservations at the hotels at a rate exceeding 80 percent, “he said.
With the results obtained so far, he said, reaffirms that Puerto Penasco is a favorite spot for vacationers from Arizona and northwestern cities of the state and country.
He said they will continue with promotional activities both nationally and abroad as well as the arrival of charter flights to continue consolidating as the best destination Peñasco.

Red Cross has an ambulance all terrain for access to difficult areas

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

 An ambulance in good condition and equipped with everything needed was donated to the Red Cross distinguished institution Puerto Penasco today around 11 am.

Dr. José Jaime Rodríguez clinic director who handed San Jose was held by the Council President Jorge Valdez Red Cross, the keys of the vehicle for operation as required.

He said the aim of the donation of the ambulance is to improve the lot of attention to patients who are in difficult areas such as beaches or desert and that the donation also includes trauma equipment, stretchers, airway bags and other accessories to provide the service to start immediately.

He added that an ambulance has more on the clinic to support Red Cross, and will continue working on ways to further support because it has been the effort that the current council president by Jorge Valdez has been playing since he took office.

For his part, Council President Jorge Valdez Red Cross thanked Dr. Jaime Rodriguez San Jose Hospital and Clinic for their support to the institution and committed staff to be responsible use of the one vehicle 4 X 4 with the currently counted.

He said the third ambulance to be achieved in a period of 10 months, the time having charge of the presidency council, which is a source of satisfaction and pride.

With this new donation will be much, he said, with a total of 7 ambulances currently operating as derecognised 3, 2 of which go straight to the junk in the deshusadero of delegation in Hermosillo, and the other is adapted to function as a mobile base.

Emphasized that this grant is to cover an urgent need to be had, as well as the ambulance service to be rendered, will now be able to access difficult areas before long

Public Safety is preparing for Spring Break

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Instalan filtro ante ‘levantón’Operations that will be launched during four weekends in a row, is what you have planned and planned to address public safety, which meet the demands of events like the Carnival of Spring Break 2011 and through a good working plan structured and directed mostly at prevention, Lazaro Hernandez said Bravo.
The public safety director in this city, said that there are already listed 120 items of the police, to serve in an operational way to 100% on both dates, which are staffed mostly bilingual Spring Break, but also support on the dates of Carnival.
“We’re almost ready, we have the necessary personnel, not ask for help to other cities or Isspe with cadets, we believe that truth is not as necessary as it has in previous years, this talking about the dates of Spring Break, but at the carnival, also need support, but I will say that on both dates, we coordinated with the State Police, Federal Police and the Department of the Navy itself has indicated its willingness to assist in these operations, “he said the police chief .
Hernández Bravo said the local police has 14 members of the police that are 100% bilingual, but the tourist police is comprised of 30 police officers, which are divided into shifts fairly and accompanied by a support partner.
The local police chief, said that the police sector, is divided into three main parts: the tour that goes from La Cholla, through beautiful beach, goes to the boardwalk, watched and Las Conchas, the central and finally the periphery sector.
Finally, the police commander stated that during the carnival, the elements under his charge, normal work schedule of 8 hours, while on Spring Break, the schedule will be 12 hours 12 hours worked and rested, to ensure safety of tourists and local.

Governor inaugurates Padrés clinics and Red Cross mobile clinic.

Friday, February 25th, 2011

Red Cross has the respect and appreciation of all the Sonoran so from the State Government will support any initiative that will benefit vulnerable social groups said the Governor Guillermo Padres to open new clinics and mobile clinics in support of migrant groups.
At the start of this program Padrés accompanied the Governor, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Red Cross, Daniel Goñi Díaz, Carlos Figueroa Vice Freaner National Red Cross and Karl Mattli, representative of the International Committee of Red Cross.
Mobile clinics will support and comply with migrant groups along the U.S. border in a joint effort between the Government of Sonora, the Mexican Red Cross and International Red Cross.
“This is a special program to assist a specific population and in a specific region, the aim is to provide guidance, technical assistance and of course prevention and care. ”
The program helps immigrants start in the municipalities of Altar, Nogales and Naco, where the flow of migration is particularly strong.
The Governor’s father offered full support to this program that begins in Sonora and in the short term will be extended to other regions.

Aero Calafia launches

Monday, May 11th, 2009

Aero Calafia launches

Peñasco-Hermosillo service


With expectations for an increase in tourism for Puerto Peñasco, Puerto Peñasco-Hermosillo flight service was recently reopened under the direction of Aero Calafia.


Luis Carlos Soto Gutierrez, coordinator for the Commission for Tourism Promotion, along with Mayor Heriberto Renteria Sanchez, inaugurated the new route that will connect the state capital to this beach destination.


At approximately 1:30 p.m. the local airport welcomed the Cessna Grand Caravan 208, XA-UGI, thereby officially opening the service that will depart Tuesday s and Thursday s each week, with a ticket price of 1,300 pesos one way.


Following the traditional ribbon cutting ceremony, Luis Carlos Soto Gutierrez noted that with this flight they will continue promoting tourism to Puerto Peñasco.


He thanked the airline for their interesting to becoming part of the promotion of tourism that Governor Eduardo Bours has fostered since the beginning of his administration, which represents a state investment in tourism infrastructure of nearly 250 million pesos, and funds from private initiative totaling over 2 billion dollars.


He reiterated that with this new flight, the influx of tourists to the  area would continue to rise, as it is a real option for entertainment for both national and international tourists.


Ricardo Anaya Covarrubias, Director of Commercialization and Marketing for Aero Calafia, noted the new route would be added to existing services from Guaymas and Cd. Obregon to various cities in Baja California Sur mainly.

He stated the Peñasco-Hermosillo route is the 23rd operated by the airline, with 22 operative offices linking Baja California Sur, Baja California, Sinaloa, Jalisco and Sonora.

Based on responses seen in the number of passengers, he added, they will increase frequency of the service, with the possibility of adding another route between Peñasco-Mexicali at a later date.