Last updateFri, 15 Mar 2019 3pm

City center primed for high-rise growth

With the aim of repopulating downtown Guadalajara, local authorities are set to ease restrictions on high-rise housing.

Consul general spreads holiday cheer

U.S. Consul General in Guadalajara Susan Abeyta has been busy this week, supporting a campaign  to end violence against women and delivering wheelchairs to the city’s Hospital Civil.

Metro-area air quality dips

The December sky turned a toxic yellow-gray above the southern outskirts of Guadalajara where the State Environmental Agency (Semades) recorded “Very Bad” (Muy Mala) levels of air pollution this week.

Mild winter predicted but with more smog

Fifteen years ago, on Wednesday, December 13, 1997, it snowed in Guadalajara for the first time in more than 70 years.  A nip in the morning air this Wednesday brought back a few memories of that day but there’s nothing to suggest another white-out is coming this winter.

Bicycle thieves on the prowl

Guadalajara’s cycling boom in the last few years has also fueled a parallel rise in bike theft.

City airport to expand arrivals area in 2013

The Pacific Airport Group (GAP) which runs Guadalajara’s International Airport will spend 280 million pesos on expanding the arrivals area in 2013.