As of this Friday, October 19, the Municipal Civil Protection Council, an organization made up of civil and military authorities, was officially installed in Puerto Vallarta.
The purpose of this council that integrates representatives of the three levels of government is to monitor situations that put the integrity of the citizens at risk, as well as to make decisions in a collegiate way to act before, during and after a contingency. It is chaired by the mayor Arturo Dávalos Peña.
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Adrián Eliseo Bobadilla, commander of the Civil Protection and Municipal Fire Department, highlighted the scope and obligations of this organization and stressed that it continues to monitor the hydrological phenomena that develop in the Pacific, such as the case of two zones of instability that could develop as depressions or tropical storms over the next few days.
The council was integrated by the municipal government headed by the mayor Arturo Dávalos Peña, Civil Protection of the State, municipal, as well as the federal police, and municipal transit, the Eighth Naval Zone and the 41 Military Zone, the DIF system of Puerto Vallarta , the meteorology unit of Puerto Vallarta, educational institutions and other organizations, such as SEAPAL Vallarta, in order to streamline and coordinate efforts to support victims and damaged areas in the event of a disaster.