LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - The City of Laredo and Nuevo Laredo are ready to welcome paisanos traveling south into Mexico during the holiday season.
Both cities have been making preparations for the annual southern migration for the past month.
Paisano operations are a network of services in order to enhance traveler experiences.
Rest areas will often have information on hotels, roadside assistance and the proper paperwork needed to cross the border.
Councilman Alex Perez says that after working diligently with Mexican counterparts, Laredo is ready for paisanos this year.
Councilman Perez says this annual migration of travelers is important for the economy.
The city hopes travelers will stop by the Outlet Shoppes and nearby stores during the travel season.