Carlos López Rivera

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Carlos López Rivera
Mayor of Dorado
Assumed office
August 3, 1987
Preceded by Alfonso López Chaar
Personal details
Born (1958-09-14) September 14, 1958 (age 59)
Dorado, Puerto Rico
Political party Popular Democratic Party (PPD)
Occupation Politician

Carlos A. López Rivera (born September 14, 1958) is a Puerto Rican politician and current mayor of Dorado. López is affiliated with the Popular Democratic Party (PPD) and has served as mayor since 1987.

Early years and studies[edit]

Carlos A. López Rivera was born in Dorado on September 14, 1958. He graduated from the José S. Alegría High School and then completed a Bachelor's degree in Business Management, with a major in Accounting and Finances, from the University of Puerto Rico.

Political career[edit]

López was first sworn in as mayor of Dorado on August 3, 1987[1] succeeding Alfonso López Chaar. He was then officially elected at the 1992 general elections.[2] He has been reelected in 1996, 2000, 2004, and 2008.[3][4][5][6]

In 1997, López was convicted for crimes against public order but never served time. His case can be looked up in the Puerto Rico Judicial Branch website under case number G4CR199700460.


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