San Luis border get together

San Luis border get together

San Luis border get together

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San Luis, AZ – A Reunion De Acercamiento or Reunion of Approach was held Wednesday afternoon In San Luis, Sonora With newly elected Municipal President Of San Luis, Sonora Lic. Leonardo Guillen Medina And Mayor Gerardo Sanchez Of San Luis, Arizona. 

Both mayors say they look forward to a collaboration between the City of San Luis, Arizona and San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora. These are some of the goals they talked about:

  • Create better lines of communication between the City of San Luis, Arizona and San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora
  • Improve Border Wait Times
  • Extending SENTRI Lane Hours; extending the hours of service at the San Luis I Port of Entry crossing to bring significant relief to the non-SENTRI crossings
  • Funding for infrastructure, including ports of entry, and transportation
  • Call to support each other's projects
  • Total consensus that there is a need to work together to change the image, perception and dialogue about the border. 
  • Collaborative Governance: focus back to the importance of collaboration and information sharing to better improve our sister cities... competing and creating complementary mechanisms for carrying out the role of governments.

 

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