SMA Municipal government carry out sanitizing tasks

As part of the health security provisions, the Municipal authorities of San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, through a team of approximately 50 well equipped people, are sanitizing squares, spaces, markets and public transport on a daily and permanent basis, as a measure of hygiene and disinfection to counteract the impact of COVID-19. “Our More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, March 27th, 2020

Thousands of Expats who consider Mexico home, hunker down to wait for the storm to pass

Last week, the governments of the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and European Union imposed border restrictions and issued calls for their citizens abroad to return home because of Covid-19. Jammed airports More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

Coronavirus immobilizes tourism industry in San Miguel

COVID-19 stops tourism to a grinding halt in San Miguel de Allende, bars, canteens, nightclubs, casinos and breweries remain closed since March 20th. SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- This city that practically lives More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, March 21st, 2020
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Cross-Cultural Reactions to the Virus

by Joseph Toone San Miguel is always interesting.  We’ve been in a bubble as despite the country having ports welcome every cruise ship and flights from anywhere breeze through the biggest city in the world, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, March 20th, 2020

SMA announces new measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus

As of Friday March 20th, the City of San Miguel de Allende shuts down clubs, swimming pools, gyms, alleys, theaters, and prohibits any type of people gathering for absolutely no reason whatsoever. The new measures More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, March 20th, 2020

San Miguel de Allende celebrated World Water Day

The San Miguel de Allende municipal government and the Life Water Coalition, a group of 15 local nongovernmental organizations concerned about water and the environment, celebrated World Water Day. Click More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, March 19th, 2020

As a preventive measure, all kinds of events in the city have been canceled

In San Miguel de Allende, cultural, social and sporting events have been canceled due to the health emergency caused by the coronavirus pandemic, a situation that will impact the economy not only in the state of More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

St. Joseph Day Celebrations

Back in 1793 when the chapel to St. Joseph of the Mountain was built the Inquisition was in full swing and freedom from Spain was still in the future. Then the area that is now next to Balcones was considered a More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, March 16th, 2020

No cases of coronavirus in SMA so far, municipal government takes preventive measures

SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- The Municipal Government informs the general population of the following preventive measures to safeguard the health of the people of San Miguel: As of 8:00 am Sunday, March 15 and until More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, March 15th, 2020

Rotary Club cancels meetings in light of COVID-19 concerns

Mr. Ron Felton, Secretary of the Rotary Club of San Miguel de Allende, sent the following message to the San Miguel Times Newsroom: This is to advise you that the Board of the San Miguel de Allende Midday More...