The City Council of Vélez-Málaga has opened a file for the protection of urban legality to the former socialist mayor of the capital of Axarquía for eleven years, between 1996 and 2007, Antonio Souvirón, for works without permission in a house he owned located in the Casa de la Viña urbanization in Torre del Mar.
According to the documentation to which SUR has had access, the former politician, who works as a family doctor at the El Palo health center, and who attended the municipal elections in May 2019, heading the list of Por Mi Pueblo, Without obtaining representation, he would have carried out actions inside the property that do not comply with the two responsible declarations that he presented in June and last August.
Thus, the report of the inspectors, who came to the area following a complaint made by a dozen neighbors, indicates that ?the distribution of the ground floor has been changed, so that part of the main bedroom and the dressing room are he has executed a bedroom ». Furthermore, "the main bathroom has been divided into two new toilets, three toilets have been made inside three bedrooms and one bathroom and an original hallway, two new toilets have been made".
"The works or uses can be considered, in principle, compatible with the current urban planning", includes the file signed by the head of the section of licenses, discipline and openings, Antonio García. For this reason, the Veleño Council requires the interested party to "urge the legalization of the work or use carried out, or proceed to adjust the works to the enabling title within two months." However, if it can be legalized, the file includes the imposition of a minimum fine of 600 euros. In the event that legalization does not proceed, "the continuation of the procedure will be agreed upon by replacing the altered physical reality," the document st
"The license must be extended"
For his part, the former mayor told SUR that it is "a completely legal and licensed reform work inside my home," while adding: "The City Council understands that the license must be extended and gives me a deadline to present the documentation, which, of course, will be done in a timely manner ». Regarding the creation of new toilets Souvirón in the building stated: «Each room has its own toilet but there were two that did not have and already in the work it was decided to do it. It's a familiar theme. "