Monterrey, Nuevo Leon. “In this place began 425 years In the history of our city, the Santa Lucía spring was born here, which, added to the water holes of the one that is now reflected in the Legislative Palace, formed the Santa Catalina river, the backbone that allowed the metropolis to: Monterrey”Were the words that the city’s chronicler, Leopoldo Espinoza Benavides, said in his message.
In the remembrance that was read to remember the historical feat that led to the founding of the municipality of Monterrey, He recalled great figures in history who joined efforts of struggle and gallantry to build this city.
This metropolis has been allowed to survive going to stand on these beautiful mountains the symbolic Hill of La Silla, the lush hill of Las Mitras and the mighty Sierra where our founding fathers found refuge, that between them and their descendants we have forged a history of progress, of success, national pride ”said Espinoza Benavides.
He acknowledged that the municipality and the entire country are living in the tragedy of a Covid-19 pandemic but he still remembered the pandemics that have gone surpassing in history so he ordered to overcome it.
“Certainly we are living a pandemic but we are going to overcome it as our ancestors have overcome others, we will overcome the current one today we celebrate 425 years of our city of progress in a history full of challenges and singing the following generations will have to continue on this path ”, he concluded.
Later municipal authorities headed by the mayor, Antonio Martinez was mounted guard of honor to remember the feat that led to the founding of the municipality.