Civil Protection of Sinaloa is ready for heavy rain in Sinaloa


The director of civil protection in Sinaloa informed that important works are being carried out to reduce the probability of flooding

The General Director of Civil Protection in Sinaloa, Francisco Vega Meza, informed that they are ready for the rainy season.

He indicated that, derived to the atypical rain that was presented last year in the state, causing the flooding of thousands of homes in some municipalities, they began to make others to reduce the probability of flooding in these sectors, said that several works with more than 600 million pesos.

“Various works are being carried out with more than 600 million pesos between federal and state resources, are risk mitigation works that are very important in the city of Los Mochis, the rectification of some drains, the rectification of some storm drains, it has just been announced that in the municipality of Guasave, through the armed forces, the Sinaloa River will be able to be de-solvated, which is a very risky area, “he said.


In Culiacán, he informed that works are being carried out in the bacurimi drain, the piojo stream, in the Agustina Ramírez, and other points, to reduce the risk of flooding in the city.

In addition, he reported that Culiacán has 52 streams and 3 rivers, with very large causes.

He explained that for this year continue to strengthen the protocols that exist because of the three moments; before, during and after any contingency, likewise, he added that they have coordination with CONAGUA and every Tuesday they have national meetings.

Source: reaccion informatia

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