In a bizarre turn of events in a Cancun subdivision, a body was discovered that had been 'executed'. Local authorities are investigating the case and have yet to identify the victim or the perpetrator(s). Meanwhile, Cancun International Airport continues to maintain its impressive streak of more than 500 daily flights, bringing in a steady stream of tourists to the city.
To improve the quality of life for people with Down Syndrome, Quintana Roo is conducting a census to better understand their needs. At the same time, organizations are proposing to facilitate popular consultations in the state to give citizens a voice in important decision-making processes.
While some companies in Quintana Roo are optimistic about more hiring opportunities, the construction of the 'Nichupté Vehicular Bridge' is causing havoc for the local flora and fauna. An investigation is underway to determine if there is any environmental damage due to ballast relocation in the area.
On the bright side, the Benito Juarez government is planning to allocate 7 million pesos to remodel Las Palapas Park, which will no doubt bring joy to locals and visitors alike. However, the recent shooting attack against a taco shop in Playa del Carmen has left two people injured and put a damper on the otherwise festive mood.
Despite this setback, the hotel industry is thriving in Cancun, as the long weekend left more than a 90% occupancy rate. It's important to note that while some concerning news stories are coming out of Cancun lately, the city remains a top travel destination in Mexico, with plenty to offer visitors who come from all over the world.