Vélez-Málaga wants to improve the design and organization of its urban centers. For this, the City Council of the capital of the Axarquía, through the Department of Business and Employment, requested in 2017 the Ministry of Development and Housing assistance to develop a Housing and Land Plan, whose resolution has been favorable with a amount of 12,000 euros. The Councilor for Business and Employment, María José Roberto (PSOE), the First Deputy Mayor, Jesús Pérez Atencia (GIPMTM), and the Delegate Councilor of EMVIPSA, Belén Zapata (GIPMTM), explained this Thursday the details of the granting of This plan, whose objective is «to make the urban development of the city more eff

Zapata stressed the importance of this instrument ?through which we can learn about real housing needs and adapt housing and land policies by having this updated Municipal Plan. It also allows us to know the state of existing homes and the state in which they are in order to be able to take part in programs for the rehabilitation of residential buildings and homes with basic deficiencies by financing actions that are necessary to correct them and improve their accessibility and energy efficiency".

Improvement programs

Zapata stressed that "in this way programs can be carried out to improve housing conditions in urban areas with slums, for their transformation into decent housing and thus providing the social integration of the resident population." »It is also very important that the City Council have this study as they are necessary when applying for aid and subsidies from the Junta de Andalucía that give more marks when these types of plans are available,« added Torreña mayor. .

As reported by the Consistory in a statement, in the coming days the contract for the drafting of this Housing and Land Plan will be put out to tender, which will be based mainly on the historic centers of all the population centers of the municipality of Vélez-Málaga . The execution period for the elaboration of this project is six months.

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