The Mexico City Council is once again approving ten thousand dollars from the Tourism Commission to help advertise for the upcoming Miss Missouri Pageant.
The reigning Miss Missouri Katelyn Lewis spoke to the city council at tonight’s (Monday) meeting.
She says having the pageant in Mexico means everything for the competing candidates.
Co-Executive Director of the Miss Missouri Pageant Alice Leonatti says the event has a great economic impact on Mexico.
This will be the 50th year the pageant will be in Mexico.
It takes place the week of June 9th through June 15th.