Turre spent €110k on fixing a fountain and building a concrete milk bottle

Turre, which is one of Spain’s top 100 most in debt towns, has built a sort of milkbottle at the entrance to the village and cleaned / repaired the main fountain. This has cost the taxpayer about €110,000, which seems a tad excessive. €52394.05 for the fountain in the main square, €42807.60 for the tower and Turre sign, and €12724.32 on the streetlamp to illuminate it. I imagine most of the €42807.60 went on the Continue reading Turre spent €110k on fixing a fountain and building a concrete milk bottle

Turre PSOE: The new fountain is a cover for massive corruption

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The new fountain construction in Turre is actually a front for a massive bit of corruption in favour of the councillor for building, alledged the opposition PSOE party today. You’ll remember that Turre last year had a vote for a new design for their old fuente morisco. That’s the ancient fountain behind the community centre, on the bit of scrubland blocked off with some metal sidings. If, when walking down the main avenue, just below Continue reading Turre PSOE: The new fountain is a cover for massive corruption