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Once Again AeroMexico Offers Non-Stop La Paz – Los Angeles Route

Boein 737 Aeromexico 1 TBC The saga of international flights in and out of the Aeropuerto Internacional Manuel Márquez de León in La Paz continues. With little fanfare, Areomexico has announced a Saturday direct flight between the capital city of BCS and Los Angeles. The Saturday flight leaves LAX...

La Paz Mayor Esthela Ponce Granted Leave of Absence

Mayor Esthela Ponce Beltran Last night, a extraordinary council meeting was convened where La Paz Mayor Esthela Ponce Beltran was granted a leave of absence. The leave will be without pay and effective immediately until February 15th, 2015.  Ponce Beltran plans to use this time to take part in...

4000 New Street Name Signs to Be Installed in La Paz

foto1_epb_nomenclatura First stage will include the downtown area. TBC Finally, more street signs are being installed in La Paz! Mayor Esthela Ponce Beltran unveiled at the corner of Altamirano and Juarez in the downtown area of La Paz, the first of thousands of new street signs...

Municipality of La Paz to Rebuild Damaged Malecon

Part of the Malecon in La Paz is under repair. Strong waves affected nearly 14 meters of the walkway TBC The Municipality of La Paz will start reconstruction of part of the walkway of the malecon in La Paz. Several feet of the heavily traveled walkway was damaged in recent days due to the windy...

LA Times Names Los Cabos as a Must Visit Destination

los cabos web   TBC The LA Times has just given an honor to Los Cabos that is very much needed after the devastation of Hurricane Odile in September. On their list of 15 destinations for travelers to set their sights on in 2015, the first on the...

APIBCS STARTS MAINTENANCE ON SIX SCULPTURES ON THE MALECON

API ESCULTURAS2 Maintenance will be done on the weekends in conjunction with students from the Casa del Escultor Two sculptures from the malecon in Loreto will also be maintained TBC Along the waterfront in downtown La Paz, you can enjoy the views, the boats, and the people...

Three Drop off Centers in La Paz for Christmas Tree Collection

Christmas Tree Pick-Up TBC Every year, temporary drop-off sites are set-up to collect real trees from residents of La Paz after the Christmas holiday season. This year, the General Director of Public Services for the Municipality of La Paz, Pedro E Alba Huerta, announced that three drop off...

Timely Response to the Rapid Growth of the City: Mayor Esther Ponce Beltrán

The Governor opened a new elementary school in Camino Real to meet the demands of the growing area. TBC   Offices, parks, community centers for 45% of the population Governor inaugurates new elementary school in Camino Real La Paz has been steadily growing over the past 10 years and for the most part, the southend of the city, out past the state university...

La Paz to Host the 2015 PATCO Triathlon Pan American Cup

Triathlon La Paz 2015 TBC La Paz will host the second edition of “The Moonlight Triathlon” Pan American Cup Triathlon La Paz 2015 on Saturday, March 21st, 2015. This incredible event is where triathletes swim and cycle in the daylight and cross the finish line running under the moon....

36 Modern Buses Have Been Delivered to La Paz

New buses have hit  the streets of La Paz. Mayor says better transportation means better quality of life for our community TBC With a fleet of new and modern buses that will provide a better standard of life for residents and visitors to La Paz, Mayor Esther Ponce Beltran gave the green light to...