A key stretch of Mexico’s Tren Maya project and the construction of an airport near Tulum on the Yucatan peninsula, received land use rights.
Governor of Quintana Roo, Carlos Joaquin surveyed the construction areas during his working tour with Mexico’s President, Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
Specialists warned that the Mayan Train terminal in Playa del Carmen will alter the appearance of the city and cause road problems.
The station planned for “La Plancha” was deemed to difficult to deliver on time.
The President of the Hotel Association of Cancun, Puerto Morelos and Isla Mujeres, Roberto Cintrón Gómez, said that they hope that the works of the Mayan Train are not placed where they cause effects on tourism.
The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, revealed the purchase and location of the land where the new Tulum Airport will be built. The purchase agreement includes 200 hectares of ejidatario land in Felipe Carrillo Puerto.
RIU Hotel chain receives ruling in favor of resuming construction of a new property in Cancun despite the pleas of environmental activists.
An artificial beach that has been built without authorization from the Municipality of Solidaridad is cutting off the current that cleans the bay.
Construction of the new marina by Grupo Xcaret has begun despite the project still under evaluation by the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources to determine its environmental impact.
FONATUR is currently in negotiations with 250 families that currently live within the right of way. So far, 70 have accepted relocation terms.