The authorities are strictly enforcing environmental laws in Tulum reported
local newspaper,Novedades de Quintana
They said that work has started to demolish 44
rooms and other buildings at the Hotel Eurostar
Blue Tulum,that weren't authorized by Semarnat,the Mexican Federal
agency responsible for the environment and natural resources.
Dreams and Azul Blue hotels were also closed down for
violating environmental laws and other beachfront hotels were closed earlier
this year,mainly for constructing in environmentally protected areas without
permission or in federal zones.
New Tulum Mayor,Marciano Azul,has said
that he wants economic development in the area to be sustainable and
environmentally-sound. At RE/MAX Investment Properties we agree.
real estate is set to boom,but development must not be at the expense of the
area's incredible natural beauty. Construction should follow Mexican
environmental laws and offenders should be prosecuted. We applaud the
authorities enforcement of the law at this early stage in the development of