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Puerto Peñasco as Potential for Sonora & Arizona

Announcements made during the binational meeting was that to strengthen Sonora and Arizona as a Mega Region

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Son AZ Megaregion 2Puerto Peñasco, Son.- Mayor Kiko Munro reported agreements aimed at continued economic revival, while promoting Puerto Peñasco as the best tourist destination on the Sea of Cortez, were among those reached during the recent Sonora-Arizona Commission meeting held in Scottsdale, AZ.

He detailed at the Commission meeting,  Sonora Governor Claudia Pavlovich Arellano and her Arizona counterpart Doug Ducey agreed to come together regarding investment and promotion on the Home Port, as well as economic development and strengthening of collaborative ties in the areas of education, health, the environment, and culture, among others.

Among announcements made during the binational meeting was that of continuing to strengthen Sonora and Arizona as a Mega Region, with Puerto Peñasco becoming “Arizona’s Port”, as well as the proposal to broaden the border entry, investment in and construction of a SENTRI lane, installation of industrial plants, collaboration in areas of security, and professionalization of real estate agents, among other important topics.

The Mayor also affirmed the possibility for Puerto Peñasco to host the upcoming Sonora-Arizona Commission in December, therefore Arizona Governor Doug Doucey would have the opportunity to see the recently certified Clean Beaches, the majestic Pinacate and Grand Desert of Altar Biosphere Reserve, and experience the warmth of those who live here