My my, it’s all about the economy today! The Junta has just announced that it is to “reprogramme the completion schedules” of three major road building projects across the province, and a further 30 across Andalucia, saving itself 817 million euros in the next financial year. The Junta has said –firmly said- that these roads are not cancelled, simply delayed, although it refuses to say when it plans to restart the works. Contracts that have Continue reading Junta delays three major road programmes
A brief article in La Voz says that works on the Almanzora motorway are supposed to have restarted today after a geotechnical survey was completed ahead of schedule. Anyone seen any workers? The head of the Almanzora Valley Chamber of Commerce says he is “delighted”.
The Junta has called a press meeting to promise that the Almanzora motorway will be finished on time in early 2011. Local residents became alarmed recently when, without warning, all works stopped on the motorway. A rumour quickly circulated that the funding had been pulled as part of ZP’s austerity measures, but this has been denied. It seems that during the heavy rains of the winter, workers spotted that several parts of the motorway quickly Continue reading Junta says Almanzora motorway on track to be finished by 2011