Last updateFri, 19 Jul 2019 11am

State traffic cops take Chapala by siege

Just as Chapala’s own traffic department got started on enforcing rules of the road, Jalisco’s Secretaría de Transporte (STJ) initiated its own crackdown at different points of the community, apparently focused on catching motorcycles operated in violation of state law.

New BRT bus to airport, Chapala in the works

In the coming days, Jalisco authorities are expected to announce the launch of a new project that will see the construction of a BRT (rapid transit) bus line to the Guadalajara International Airport, that will eventually extend to El Salto and Chapala.

Chapala’s architectural gem turns 99

April 8 will mark the 99th anniversary of the grand opening of Chapala’s former railway station, an architectural gem that has survived a checkered history to stand out as the city’s most imposing landmark in its reincarnation at the Centro Cultural González Gallo (CCGG).

Military keeping watch on Chapala area

After Mexican Army patrols were sighted in downtown Chapala on Monday, March 25, the local government confirmed that troops have been dispatched to boost security in the north shore region through the Easter holiday period.