For the inhabitants of the Metropolis, the installation of the El Palomar project and the expansion of the Paseo Alcalde in downtown Guadalajara, although they cause traffic, they will make the city look better and feed more tourism.
“Change the image of Guadalajara, it will look good. Right now there is traffic, but that’s fine, it will only be a few months”
“It is very good for tourism. The city looks prettier and paints a lot. As we have seen lately, Guadalajara appears in many movies, for example. It gives a very nice view”, shared Norma Flores.
However, he opined that They shouldn’t leave so many informal merchants so as not to take away “the beauty” of the place.
Miguel Ángel Hernández, who lives outside the city, stated that this type of work gives the city another perspective, “It makes the city look more cosmopolitan.” But he also stressed that it should be replicated in other parts of the city and the country: “that would help the economy a lot.”
“El Palomar” is an unprecedented piece by the architect Luis Barragán that will be the protagonist of a public space that will be generated in the extension of Paseo Alcalde, at the confluence of Avenida 16 de Septiembre and Calle Leandro Valle. It is intended to open in January 2023. This one has an investment of just over 40 million pesos and presents an execution progress of seven percent.
On the other hand, the expansion works of the Paseo Mayor, which are carried out from Libertad to Avenida Niños Héroes, They present an advance of 32 percent.
with these projects it seeks to promote the economic, tourist and cultural reactivation of the citysaid the Guadalajara City Council.
“Change the image of Guadalajara, it will look good. Right now there is traffic, but that’s fine, it will only be a few months. They could replicate it in the outskirts of Guadalajara, a lot is invested in the Center, but not so much in other neighborhoods,” said Rocío, who lives in the capital of Jalisco.
Lourdes Sandoval agreed that there will be more tourism in the city, but also that it should be implemented in other spaces.
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