The Supreme Court has published its final ruling on the Algarrobico hotel: It’s illegally within the coastal protection zone (100m from high tide) and half of it must therefore be demolished. The ruling cannot be appealed against. The Algarrobico hotel, you will remember, is the concrete monstrosity built within the confines of the Cabo de Gata natural park on the way to Carboneras. It is 21 stories high (built against a sloping hill) and the Continue reading Algarrobico is illegal and must be demolished rules Supreme Court→
A project has been selected for a new lift and stairway to the top of Mojácar village. Called the “Escalera de color” (Stairway of colour), it will be executed on the current Muralla de Roque street, and consists of a new walkway, split into several sections, with nice gardens.The new garden involves redevoping an empty plot of land owned by the townhall, which currently has some electric posts in it (the plan also involves hiding Continue reading Mojacar to get lift to top of village→
Electricty for domestic users will rise between 5% and 7% as from next month, according to the Ministry of Industry, as the state reduces the amount it subsidised the electricty generators by a further 500 million euros.