City Bakery Celebrates Historical Landmark Designation

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When:   Monday, October 11, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.

What:    City Bakery Historical Landmark Celebration

Where:  City Bakery, 808 S. 19th Street

Who:     Mayor Paulette M. Guajardo

              Elias Castillo III, City Bakery


CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Mayor Paulette M. Guajardo and local business, City Bakery, will hold a celebration and unveiling of the City Bakery receiving a Historical Landmark Designation. After review and approval by the Corpus Christi Landmark Commission and Corpus Christi City Council, City Bakery is being honored with a historical landmark designation.

Mexico City Bakery was started by Antonio and Juanita Gomez in the 1940s. Their daughter Emma and her husband Santiago Rivera changed it to City Bakery in 1958. The business has continued to operate through three generations.

For more information, media representatives can contact Interim Communications Officer Chelsea Torres at or 361-826-3180.