Daily Archives: March 23, 2011

Panama Metro Project Kicks Off

Work on Panama’s first metro line is underway. One German-made tunnel-borer will dig start digging from  Albrook and another one from Via Transistmica.  They are scheduled to meet at El Carmen Church on Via España. Once completed, the approximately 23-minute, eight-mile route will  travel from Los Andes along Via Transistmica to Fernandez de Cordoba to…

Albrook Residents Arrested on National Day of Mourning

Neighbors of the Pine Hills residential project in Albrook received pepper spray instead of the peace and quiet they were looking for on Tuesday. “Today is like a Sunday and the trucks are robbing us of our tranquility,” one of the protesters told La Prensa, referring to the national day of mourning for former Vice…