#Guanajuato, #Gto.- The event was headed by Mayor Alejandro Navarro, Secretary of the City Council Martha Isabel Delgado Zárate, Councilman Carlos Alejandro Chávez Valdés, the President of Guanajuato Patrimonio de la Humanidad, A.C., Octavio Hernández Díaz, Master Gustavo Hernández on behalf of the Director of the INAH Guanajuato Center for the Conservation of the Built Heritage, and the Director of the INAH Guanajuato Center for the Conservation of the Built Heritage. Octavio Hernández Díaz, Master Gustavo Hernández on behalf of the Director of the INAH Guanajuato Center David Jiménez Guillén, the President of the Guanajuato Association of Architects, A.C. María Ileana Briseño Ramírez and the General Director of Environment and Land Management Juan Carlos Delgado Zárate.
This First Contest is an initiative of the municipal government that aims to recognize those owners or managers of listed buildings, who have carried out maintenance and conservation actions to prolong the life of these buildings and ensure their added value and functionality.
«Thank you very much to everyone for attending this call, especially to the contestants and awardees; for assuming the challenge and joint responsibility, to understand that the value of historic buildings through their architecture, are governed to a large extent, by the work of those who, at the time, mark an era and culture, in the environment of those who use them, appreciate them and preserve them.» They expressed
And in this joint work, Guanajuato has a great wealth.
Likewise, special emphasis on the intervention of INAH Guanajuato, which has been a constant promoter of the conservation of the heritage of our city.