Carnival Cruise Line is sending more passengers from the U.S. to Progreso beginning next year.
At kilometer 32 along the Chicxulub-Telchac Puerto highway, some 15 meters of beach have been lost to erosion, which now threatens several summer properties.
Mayor José Isabel Cortés Góngora told a local newspaper that he has learned entrepreneurs are interested in opening a casino in Progreso.
The region’s shipping industry entered a new stage with an ambitious new Floating Repair Station at the Port of Altura de Progreso.
Much to the relief of environmentalists and fishermen, a bid that had opened the possibility of oil exploration off Progreso has been modified to exclude the Yucatán Platform.
Getting all the various parts and pieces of 28 giant wind turbines from China to tiny Dzilam de Bravo is an enormous task.
Mérida lacks beaches, and Progreso has them. Now, the two cities are collaborating to promote tourism between both municipalities.
The destruction of coastal dune thickets and mangroves eases the way for hurricanes to penetrate coastal areas, an environmental researcher asserts.
Adding lanes and flattening the stomach-churning dip on an overpass will cost 200 million pesos overall.
Citizens have banded together against cars and trucks that menace sea turtles on the beach.