La Casa del Mar in Puerto de Mazarrón has been the place that has welcomed Monday's meeting of the local action group Campodos composed of associations and private sector companies and eight municipalities of the coastal strip and prelitoral southern third of the Region Murcia: Puerto Lumbreras, Eagles, Lorca, Totana, Fuente Alamo, Cartagena, Murcia and Mazarron.
The meeting has been attended by mayors, councilors and technicians of the participating municipalities.
Alicia Jimenez, Mayor of Mazarrón with the president of Campodos and mayor of Fuente Alamo, Antonio Jesus Garcia-Conesa, attended another meeting to define the strategy for the development of rural areas.
The local action group will Campodos citizen participation and it now needs is in each district are collected.
"The goal is to diversify the rural economy and create jobs," said Alicia Jimenez, accompanied by the Councillor for Local Development of the City of Mazarrón, Maria Angeles Roman.
"Campodos currently working on the preparation of the new programming to initiate the way of a strategy of local development projects to be defined by each municipality," stated Antonio Jesús García-Conesa.
The European Union provides substantial aid ERDF funds amounting to 5 million euros for the new programming Participatory Local Development Strategy 2014-2020.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Mazarrón