Expropiations start locally for the AVE line

Sorbas, Bedar & Los Gallardos land owners are all affected by this expropiation order issued by the Direccion General de Ferrocarriles. See the whole list, published in the BOE (Official Bulletin of Spain) here. The AVE line is, you remember, the high speed “bullet” train which is having a link down to Almería built. Madrid in 4 hours! Don’t hold your breath – it’s supposed to be running by the end of the year, and Continue reading Expropiations start locally for the AVE line

Over 60 to loose ownership of homes along Mojacar Playa

The Ley de Costas has come to Mojacar. The Direccion General de Costas has published a list of some 60 individuals and companies who own property along Mojacar Playa -from Rio Aguas to Cueva del Lobo and Rambla Alfaix- who will be affected by the expropiation of the coastline (100m from high tide, I remind you). Here’s the list of people who haven’t been officially informed of the process: BOE 10/03/09. Apart from this list Continue reading Over 60 to loose ownership of homes along Mojacar Playa

Expropiation begins for Vera – Garrucha road

The regional government has published the list of property owners who are to be affected by the conversion of the reminder of the Vera – Garrucha road to dual carriageway. Which is the first step towards actually doing it, and not before time. They’ve also published the contract for building a tunnel from Garrucha port to the El Simon roundabout. As always, under “mediada de urgencia”. Has there been one single expropiation in Andalucia that Continue reading Expropiation begins for Vera – Garrucha road