May 18 (city) - 18 de Mayo (ciudad)
Location of May 18 in Uruguay
|• Municipality||May 18|
|• Foundation||October 20, 2017 [ 1 ]|
|• Total||21,371 hab.|
|Telephone prefix||+598 2XXX XXXX|
The city was declared as such through law 19543 of October 20, 2017, and its creation arose from the subdivisions that developed between the cities of Las Piedras , to the south, and Progreso , to the north. This city was created after the formation of the homonymous municipality created in this area. [ 1 ]
It is divided into the following neighborhoods: Villa Foresti, El Dorado, Vista Linda, San Francisco, Villa Alegría, San Isidro, Villa Regina, Villa Cristina, San Marcos, El Dorado Chico, El Santo, San Francisco Chico and San Francisco Nuevo. [ 2 ] Its limits and population coincide with those of the homonymous municipality.
- Legislative Branch. "Law 19543" . Retrieved March 1, 2018 .
- House of Representatives (2016). Folder 1492 of 2016 "May 18" .