Municipality of Quito considers that constitutional amendment does not affect its autonomy

Mauricio Rodas, Mayor of Quito, spoke yesterday about the proposed amendment of the Government on the article 264 of the Constitution concerning the powers of the municipalities in the areas of education and health. For him and Councilman Jorge Albán of Alianza PAÍS (AP), this...

Mauricio Rodas has his first political setback by AP block

Mauricio Rodas, Mayor of Quito, suffered his first political setback yesterday when in the plenary sesion the Alianza País (AP) block attempted to form the 21 committees of the council with the vote of its ally Antonio Ricaurte of the SUMA-VIVE alliance. The meeting aimed to...