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Mayor’s Corner-May Echoes

Greetings to Everyone! Over the past month, many things have been happening in our beautiful Nogales! Hands-Free Ordinance/Law- We are pleased to announce the Hand-Free Ordinance was passed on Wednesday, April 3 by Mayor and Council.    Motorists traveling on Nogales roads will soon only be using hands-free devices. Under this ordinance, law enforcement officers are allowed to pull over a ... Read More »

Mayor Corner-April Echoes

As Mayor of our beautiful and peaceful city, I continue to strive to work cooperatively with the City Council and everyone for the benefit of our community.  I care about what happens and my door is always open. If you would like to make an appointment to see me, feel free to make an appointment with my executive assistant, Liza ... Read More »

Mayor’s Corner-March Echoes

The City Council, city employees and Mayor Garino have been busy this past month with many public projects and issues, including: ·       Water and sewer improvements ·       Street paving and maintenance tasks ·       Approving Police Body Camera’s ·       Unanimously approving a Resolution condemning the use of concertina wire on the U.S./ Mexico wall ·       Signing of the 8th Annual Sisterhood ... Read More »

Mayor’s Corner- February Echoes

“I am proud and honored to serve again as the mayor of Nogales, Arizona,” said Mayor Garino.  Into the first month on the job, the Mayor’s Office has been busy providing information to members of the public. The Mayor’s Office has been working to address the public’s concerns regarding City government and municipal services.  The city administration and city council ... Read More »

Giving the People of Nogales a Voice

A New Year but not a new face to the City of Nogales. Nogales Mayor Arturo R. Garino was the first to be featured on the cover of Border Eco Magazine back in April 2011.This past election the City of Nogales re-elected Arturo R. Garino for mayor. The Honorable Arturo R. Garino was sworn into office on Thursday, January 3rd ... Read More »

5th Annual Santa Cruz Job Fair and Community Expo

Arizona@Work hosted their 5th Annual Santa Cruz Job Fair and Community Expo at the Nogales High School Ray Molera Gymnasium on Wednesday, October 10th from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Every year Arizona@Work host this annual event is to help dislocated workers, and new career job seekers connect with local employers in Santa Cruz County. This year a total of 802 people ... Read More »

Distinguished Humanitarian-Sheriff “Tony”Estrada

During the 2018 LULAC Unity Luncheon on Thursday, July 19th Sheriff Antonio “Tony” Estrada received the 2018 Ohtli Award for Lifetime of Service. The award is one of Mexico’s highest civilian honors bestowed to distinguished individuals for their humanitarian service.   The Ohtli Award is bestowed to distinguished individuals who have provided assistance or positively affected the lives of Mexican ... Read More »

Community Partner-The Consulate General of Mexico

The Consulate General of Mexico in Nogales, Arizona is one of our closest community partners. It also one of 1674 foreign representations across the United States, and the only foreign representation in Nogales. The Consulate General of Mexico was established on May 14th of 1885 (133 years ago). They have been serving our community for several decades now. The consulate ... Read More »

Walking to Magdalena: an O’odham Pilgrimage

The Consulate General of Mexico hosted their opening ceremony of the photographic exhibition “Walking to Magdalena: an O’odham Pilgrimage by Maeve Hickey on Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the consulate at 135 W. Cardwell. The exhibit was in celebration of the 5-day pilgrimage by members of the Tohono O’odham Nation from San Miguel who crossed the reservation ... Read More »

Domestic Violence Official Proclamation March of Peace & Candlelight Vigil 2017

On Monday, October 2nd at 5:30 p.m. the Santa Cruz County Complex by the office of the Santa Cruz County Attorney’s Office and Victims Services Division hosted their Annual Domestic Violence Official Proclamation March of Peace & Candlelight Vigil in memory of victims of domestic violence who lost their lives, and honor survivors. The goal is to bring community awareness. ... Read More »

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