- 14 September 2021
Governor Francisco Cabeza de Vaca begins construction of the TAM-Bajío highway.
Once completed, the new road will reduce travel times between the entities of Bajío and southern Tamaulipas, strengthening trade and tourism between both regions.
September 14 of the 2021
Eg El Riachuelo, Gómez Farías, Tamaulipas.- Accompanied by the Governor of Guanajuato, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo, the Governor Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca began the construction of the TAM-Bajío highway, also known as Mante-Ocampo-Tula, which will connect the Bajío entities with the southern region of Tamaulipas more efficiently and directly, strengthening trade and tourism between the two regions.
The project managed to consolidate thanks to the efforts of the Government of Tamaulipas to recover the concession of the road, which will run through the Tamaulipas municipalities of Mante, Gómez Farías, Ocampo and Tula along 107 kilometers, reducing travel times by up to 2 hours between the Bajío (San Luis Potosí, Querétaro, Aguascalientes and Guanajuato) and the cities of Tampico, Madero and Altamira.
“We are betting that companies use the port of Altamira and with it great business opportunities. That is where I invite the different sectors, we have to anticipate progress, the road is coming, many business opportunities are coming. On the part of the Governor of the State, I will always give priority to the Tamaulipas so that they are the ones who promote these business opportunities, they have the vision but above all the political will to ensure that those benefits remain here in our state, "assured the Governor of Tamaulipas.
Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo, Governor of Guanajuato, one of the main industrial regions of the country, recognized the vision of the Government of Tamaulipas by promoting projects that strengthen regional and local economic development.
«Good things are coming for Tamaulipas. I congratulate you Governor Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca because this is having vision. I have always said that your vision is enabled by what you know, if you only know your municipality and your state, your vision is limited, but if you know your country you have a broader vision and if you know the world you will have a better vision and I believe that you are a man with vision, that you have managed to see in this project the possibility of bringing the Gulf of Mexico closer to the Bajío, my recognition and my congratulations, "he said.
The project consists of a private investment of 7 billion pesos by Grupo Hycsa, which will increase connectivity through an alternative high-specification type A2 road that will connect the Tamaulipas cities of Tampico, Madero and Altamira with the central-western region of the country, in order to obtain savings in travel times and reduce travel costs for users by offering a 107-kilometer-long road system under state jurisdiction.
The TAM-Bajío highway is projected to become one of the main roads used by the tourism and commercial sector, in addition its construction will generate more than 200 direct jobs and 3 indirect jobs, additionally more than 400 different equipment will be used according to to its construction stage.
The Tam-Bajío highway will be a great project in which it will be used both in the tourist and commercial areas and will have a great economic benefit for the transport, hotel, tourism, gastronomic sector, among others.
During the event, the Governor of the State of Guanajuato, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo, representing the Brigadier General with a Diploma of the General Staff, Vicente Antonio Hernández Sánchez, Commander of the 8th Military Zone, the Infantry Colonel Diplomate of the General Staff were present. , Alfredo Ojeda Yañez, Commander of the 54th Infantry Battalion.
In addition, the Vice Admiral Naval Aeronautics Pilot Aviator Diploma of the General Staff, José Carlos Vera Vidal, Commander of the First Naval Zone, the Senator of the Republic, Ismael García Cabeza de Vaca, the Secretary General of the State Government, Cesar Augusto Verastegui Ostos, the Secretary of Public Works, Cecilia del Alto López and the Secretary of Tourism, Fernando Olivera Rocha, additionally federal deputies, local deputies, elected deputies and mayors, municipal presidents and representatives of the state government in the southern zone.
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