The municipal, state, and federal authorities declared themselves ready to carry out the most important event in Sinaloa.
MAZATLAN. – With a strong deployment in the Health and Public Safety protocols, the port declares itself ready to carry out the International Carnival of Mazatlan 2022, where they have confirmed the presence of 1,022 security and citizen protection elements from the three levels of government.
The Municipal Civil Protection Coordinator, Eloy Ruiz Gastélum, was in charge of officially presenting the Operations Plan for the port’s biggest festival that will take place from Thursday, February 24 to March 1.
“Each of the actions will be coordinated by the Municipal Civil Protection Coordination, which will be the direct link with the other levels of government and institutions of Public Security and attention to emergencies,” said Ruiz Gastélum.
He stressed that they will have a state of general force that will be comprised of 1,022 elements that is made up of 223 units of different characteristics.
The Coordinator reported that everything is based on a legal framework, with Municipal Civil Protection being the direct link in the operations plan that will begin at 3:00 p.m. on February 24, and will be carried out until March 2, in the early morning, which is when the party ends.
“There will be an Operations base in the Sister Cities Park (Master Base), and from that point the C4 will be managed to ensure that everything is achieved in terms of sanitary protocols, detention of those who do not comply with the Police Edict or any other complaint,” he added.
Biosecurity measures were also announced for entry to massive events where there will be sanitizing booths, the application of antibacterial gel, temperature taking, and the correct use of face masks.
Meanwhile, the Carnival parade, as well as the Naval Combat, for the first time will have Del Mar Avenue as its main entrances, through the streets will be Belisario Domínguez, Benito Juárez, Gutiérrez Nájera, Rotarismo, Flamingos, Rafael Domínguez, Río Piaxtla, Lola Beltrán, Insurgentes avenue and Rafael Buelna avenue.
The corporations that are going to participate are Sedena, Semar, National Guard, Municipal Civil Protection, State Civil Protection, Municipal Public Security Secretariat, Sanitary Jurisdiction Number 5, CAPTA, Green Angels, Roads and Transportation and the State Attorney General’s Office, Attorney General’s Office of the Republic and the National Intelligence Center.
The detonation of 2.2 tons of gunpowder is estimated during the Naval Combat, which is estimated to take place at 23:00.
Events Teodoro Mariscal Stadium
Thursday, February 24 King of Joy Coronation 8:00 p.m.
Friday, February 25 Coronation Queen Floral Games 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 26 Carnival Queen Coronation 6:00 p.m.
Monday, February 28 Coronation of the Children’s Queen at 6:00 p.m.
There will be a total of six access gates from Gate 3, 3A, Gate 4, Gate 5, Gate 6 and Gate 7, this being VIP access for people. It will have a maximum capacity of 20,000 people and at the end of each event all entrances will be exits, increasing doors 1 and 2 by two.
SPP Mazatlan 491
National Guard 24
National Guard Roads 8
State SSP 200
Municipal Civil Protection 39
Rescue corps and groups 110
State Civil Protection 25
C4 State 15
Attorney General of the Republic 40
Secretary of State Health 40
Types of Units by Dependency
SPP Mazatlan 106
National Guard 4
National Guard Roads 4
State SSP 40
Municipal Civil Protection 11
Rescue corps and groups 30
State Civil Protection 7
C4 State 3
Office of the Attorney General of the Republic 4
Secretary of State Health 4
Preventive Police 225
K9 Unit 4
Motorcycle Group 35
Special Groups 36
Administrative Staff 50
Type of units per dependency #
Preventive Police Patrols 25
Patrols K9 Unit 1
Special Group Patrols 5
Administrative vehicles 3
Sanitizing booths during events on Avenida de Mar; Burning of Bad Humor, Naval Combat, First Parade and Second Parade:
Belisario Domínguez Street and Avenida del Mar
Benito Juárez Street and Avenida del Mar
Gutiérrez Nájera Avenue and Aquiles Serdán Street
Rotarismo Street and Aquiles Serdán Street
Flamingos Street and Cruz Lizárraga Street
Rafael Domínguez Street and Cruz Lizárraga Street
Río Piaxtla Street and Cruz Lizárraga Street
Lola Beltrán Street and Cruz Lizárraga Street
José Ángel Espinoza Ferrusquilla Street and Cruz Lizárraga Street
Sports Avenue and Quirino Ordaz Avenue
Insurgentes Avenue and Reforma Avenue
Rafael Buelna Avenue and Reforma Avenue
Celebration on Olas Altas
Dance with live music from February 24 to March 1
To enter Olas Altas there will be four entrances with sanitary filters, being the following:
Ignacio Zaragoza Avenue and Paseo Claussen
Mariano Escobedo Street and Venus Street
Constitution Street and Venus Street
Miguel Aleman Avenue and Venustiano Carranza Street
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