The Intendente Rodolfo Suarez will host in the Cultural Hall a meeting that will take place for the first time in the country and will take place on March 20 and 21. The III Ibero-American Forum of Mayors, of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), is a space to exchange experiences in the design and implementation of sustainable urban development programs in Spain, Latin America and the Caribbean. At the same time, it proposes to promote the exchange of good practices and the different lessons learned through the most varied experiences. The event will begin on Tuesday, March 20 with the preview of the activities. While the development of the Forum will be held on Wednesday, March 21, starting at 8.30 am, in room 1 of the Cultural Building.
After the work, included in the ambitious Urban Renovation Plan, the new Paseo Arístides Villanueva –from Av. Boulogne Sur Mer to Av. Belgrano– provides a design that is characterized by promoting better accessibility to people –such as a factor of urban development. The streets and sidewalks leveling allow pedestrian traffic to be more practical for everyone and especially for those with reduced mobility.
The Mayor of Mendoza joined Latin American leaders to make a call for regional development to be centralized in cities.