Dispatches from the Field: Ciudad JuárezJanuary 17, 2013 Joseph J. Kolb dcouments the return of civic and economic normalcy to a city under siege. A tranquil park in front of the Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe in downtown Ciudad Juárez. Photographs: Courtesy of Joseph J. Kolb. Civic and economic life is coming back to a city once synonymous with gangland murders and violence against women. Dispatches: Ciudad Juárez Documenting the return of civic and economic normalcy to a city under siege. Like what you've read? Subscribe to AQ for more. Any opinions expressed in this piece do not necessarily reflect those of Americas Quarterly or its publishers.