New Sinaloa Governor Rubén Rocha Moya and 18 Mayors sworn in to take office across the state


It was a Sunday with great political and social movement in the different events held in Sinaloa

Sinaloa.- The change occurred in Sinaloa, and this Sunday, October 31, Rubén Rocha Moya assumed the state government, but the 18 municipal presidencies of the entity were also renewed

A whole political catwalk took place from 11:00 am with the assumption of Rocha Moya as governor in a solemn act held in the Congress of the State of Sinaloa, where the president highlighted seven agreements established with the president of Mexico Andrés Manuel López Obrador , as well as four immediate actions to attend. 

The event was attended by governors, incoming and outgoing mayors, as well as federal deputies, senators, and social representatives of the state and Mexico; as AMLO representative was María Luisa Alcalde, Secretary of Labor. 

Rubén Rocha Moya Governor of Sinaloa

“For Mexico and Sinaloa these are times of transformation, today I strive my body and soul for that purpose, to conscientiously govern the limits of my strength and capabilities, I will undertake this inalienable task as of today; Those who accompany me in this challenge are obliged, we will all act with dedication and rectitude for the well-being of Sinaloans and those who have the least Long live Sinaloa, long live the Fourth Transmission, Long live President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Long live Mexico ”, concluded Rubén Rocha Moya during his message to the Sinaloans.  

Subsequently, the changes began to occur in each of the 18 municipalities, which we remember are as follows: 

  • 15 from Morena, 13 of these in alliance with the PAS:  Morena-PAS : Choix, Ahome, Culiacán, Mazatlán, Escuinapa, Rosario, Salvador Alvarado, Mocorito, Guasave, Badiraguato, Navolato, Concordia, Cosalá;  Morena:  Angostura, The Strong
  • 1 for the PRI (Sinaloa)
  • 1 the PT (Elota)
  • 1 the Solidarity Encounter Party (San Ignacio)

All the information on the changes of mayors and governorships in Sinaloa, in the special section of Línea Directa *

Ahome and Guasave were the first municipalities in which the change took place with Gerardo Vargas and Martín Ahumada; the first with a massive act and the other with a private one where the issue of healthy distance was taken care of. 

Gerardo Vargas Landeros, mayor of Ahome

Vargas Landeros agrees not to lie and not steal, in Ahome

The new mayor of Ahome indicated that there will be no new opportunities for those who break these commitments since the goal is to end corruption to respond to the citizens who are demanding it. “We will run an austere government, no more duplicity, waste; Starting tomorrow, a series of reforms and reengineering will be presented to the honorable council that will allow us to live up to expectations, ”said Vargas Landeros

Martín Ahumada mayor of Guasave.

With a broken voice !: Mayor of Guasave; “I will seek to realize the dreams of development for Guasave”

In a solemn session of the town hall where all the representatives of the productive sectors were present, as well as representatives of the Executive Power of the state, and of the local and federal Legislature, the act of change of powers for the installation of the new administration 2021-2024, where  Martín de Jesús Ahumada Quintero assumed the position as Constitutional president of the Guasave municipality, in the auditorium of the Cultural Center.

Luis Guillermo Benitez, mayor of Mazatlán.

Endorse commitment! Renews “votes” Luis Guillermo Benítez with citizenship of Mazatlán

Luis Guillermo Benítez Torres once again endorsed his commitment to serve Mazatlán, after the people favored him with re-election as mayor for the period 2021-2024 in the last electoral process, where he achieved victory with more than 83,600 votes. With Enrique Díaz Vega, Secretary of Finance of the Government of Sinaloa as a witness, representing Governor Rubén Rocha Moya, the re-elected municipal president protested again to serve the municipality for one more three-year period in Mazatlán.

María Elizalde, mayor of Mocorito.

We will do dynamic government, says María Elizalde in Mocorito

With the commitment to make a dynamic government, María Elizalde Ruelas protested as mayor of Mocorito for the period 2021-2024. In a solemn session of the Cabildo in the Los Tres Grandes square, he said that these are modern times where women achieve greater spaces.

Raúl Díaz mayor of Concordia

Raúl Díaz as mayor of Concordia is committed to addressing water problems

A unity government that provides results and progress for all, that will work without truce, or rest and with a firm course, offered Raúl Díaz Bernal when taking protest as mayor of Concordia along with his fellow council members for the period 2022-2024. He called on everyone to join in this new stage of the political and social work of the municipality to build bridges that lead to the well-being and equality of the people of Concordia, to attend to the basic services that are highly demanded, and in this, it will be done with strict and rigid management of public resources.

Gildardo Leyva Ortega, mayor of El Fuerte

The time has come! Gildardo Leyva Ortega inagurated as mayor of El Fuerte

The deadline was met and Morena took the reins of the municipality of El Fuerte, Mayor Gildardo Leyva Ortega takes office for the period 2021-2024, before special guests, legislators, and citizens.

Rolando Mercado, mayor of El Fuerte.

In Sinaloa municipality Rolando Mercado is already mayor

Rolando Mercado is already the new mayor of the municipality of Sinaloa for the period 2021-2024 as of this Sunday, October 31. Inside the Municipal Palace in this iconic cultural-style building, in the mountainous town, the winner of the elections on June 6 of this year for the Institutional Revolutionary Party, protested to enforce the laws, loyally and patriotically having as representative of the Governor of the State, Rubén Rocha Moya, to the Secretary of Agriculture, José Jaime Montes Salas. 

Amalia Gastélum is officially the first mayor of Choix

Amalia Gastélum is officially Mayor of Choix

Amalia Gastélum Barraza became the municipal president of Choix this Sunday, in an event in which her attorney general and the council of councilors accompanied her. At the event, he emphasized that a lot of work is pending in favor of the municipality, and said that his cabinet will live up to the commitment represented by governing Choix in these times.

Blanca Estela García Sánchez, mayor of Escuinapa

Historical! Escuinapa has its first mayor elected by the town, she is Blanca Estela García

Blanca Estela García Sánchez achieved more than 5,400 votes in the last electoral process and thus became the first woman to be elected as municipal president by a vote of the citizens, which, in her own words, is an honor to be able to serve the population of the municipality of Escuinapa.

Claudia Valdez, mayor of Rosario

Claudia Valdez commits to Rosario, to give a good municipal government

El Rosario, Sinaloa already has a new mayor; Claudia Liliana Valdez Aguilar, who in the past electoral process championed the National Regeneration Movement and the Sinaloan Party and who managed to become the municipal president with an advantage of 838 votes over her closest opponent.

José Paz López Elenes, mayor of Badiraguato.

José Paz López Elenes is municipal president of Badiraguato 

With the absence of the outgoing mayor, Lorena Pérez Olivas, this Sunday José Paz López Elenes took office as municipal president for the period 2021-2024. Accompanied by the governor of Sinaloa, Rubén Rocha Moya, López Elenes assured that he will work for those who have the least and without political distinctions. 

Jesús Estrada Ferreiro, re-elected mayor of Culiacán.

Jesús Estrada Ferreiro takes office as the first re-elected mayor of Culiacán

In the presence of hundreds of citizens, family, public officials, and the elected governor of Sinaloa, Rubén Rocha Moya, Jesús Estrada Ferreiro protested as municipal president of Culiacán for the period 2021-2024. During the event held tonight at the Greek Theater of Culiacán Park, the first mayor issued a message to the people of Culiacan, who once again gave him the vote of confidence in the last electoral process.

Armando Camacho, Mayor of Salvador Alvarado

The Fourth Transformation will be promoted from Guamúchil, says Armando Camacho 

By protesting as mayor of Salvador Alvarado for the period 2021-2024, Armando Camacho Aguillar promised to make a government for the people and promote the Fourth Transformation from here. Better known as “El Iguano” the new mayor assured that none of his officials will see the people over their shoulders.

That he will not fail Angostura, said Miguel Ángel Angulo in his inauguration as mayor

Responding to the expectations of transforming the municipality of Angostura is the commitment established by  Miguel Ángel Angulo Acosta in his message after protesting as municipal president for the period 2021-2024. He stressed that he will work in coordination with Rubén Rocha Moya in Sinaloa and with the federal government headed by Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who will be his reference in this process of changing the image of this municipality.

Ana Karen Val Medina, Mayor of Elota

Welcome to a new Elota! Ana Karen Val takes office as first female mayor 

Ana Karen Val Medina
 welcomed all the inhabitants of Elota to a new stage of the municipality, where well-being will be sought, this is within the framework of the municipal president, such as the first female mayor. Before dozens of attendees, Val Medina reiterated that nothing will be as before, with a government that will be there to serve the people without distinction and with equal opportunities for all, listening to the opinions of all to build a better society, government, and municipality, for this reason, his cabinet will be made up of qualified people in each subject.

Carla Úrsula Corrales, Mayor of Cosalá

In Cosalá, Carla Úrsula Corrales sworn in at a separate event from the outgoing mayor

In Cosalá, everyone had their event. The outgoing mayor of the PRI, Griselda Quintana attended the premises at 4:00 p.m. and the person who protested, Carla Úrsula Corrales Corrales at 5:00 p.m. with the presence of the undersecretary of economy, David Eduardo Vargas Rodríguez on behalf of the governor, Rubén Rocha. “They didn’t wait for me but each head is a world and if she made that decision, it is respected but I think it’s wrong but what are we going to do to her; It has already been done, they are political quarrels, “he commented and thanked the people who gave him their support for the second time on June 6.

Margoth Urrea Pérez, Mayor of Navolato

Margoth Urrea Pérez, new mayor of Navolato

The mayor of Navolato,  Margoth Urrea Pérez, was sworn in during the night of Sunday, October 31, and officially installed the working period of her administration. It is the fourteenth Navolato City Council that will be active until 2024. “It is a historic day and the beginning of well-being; I am happy to be the first woman municipal president,” she expressed during her message.

Octavio Bastidas elected mayor of San Ignacio, Sinaloa

Octavio Bastidas inagurated as mayor of San Ignacio Sinaloa

In a crowded ceremony, Octavio Bastidas was sworn in as mayor of the municipality of San Ignacio; At the event, he officially presented his team of collaborators, with whom he entrusted to carry out a work of excellence by and for the population. He announced that in the next few days he will announce his expanded cabinet. 


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