The mayor of Mazarrón, Francisco Garcia, took stock of the last six months of 2014, after entering the mayor last June 11.
Francisco García social policies will mark the end of this legislature "in order to be close to those most in need, thus facilitating their day, giving more opportunities for progress."
Garcia reviewed the measures adopted since summer started with the opening of school canteens in the months of July and August.
A performance that could be carried out thanks to the collaboration of local associations Caritas, Red Cross, New Direction and Friends of Nature and Bemalú local company that provided the household.
Finally opened their doors during the summer holidays school cafeterias of public schools and Francisco Bay Caparros Puerto de Mazarrón.
In total 63 children agreed to this service, which aimed to alleviate the difficult economic situation in some families in the village.
In September, the mayor urged a reduction in property tax of 25% for families who have not passed in 2013 tables of certain income, and prioritizing assistance to those least able to take home salary.
In all, some 115 families have benefited from this important bonus.
In the plenary last October three important measures to alleviate pocket citizen were approved.
For the first time, highlights Francisco García, "has managed to lower the IBI to all Mazarron, passing the tax rate of 0.45 to 0.44%."
In the coming days a list in which the criteria are established to request a reduction in the rate of water be published.
Rebate that will reach 50% for those families who have worse off.
In 2015, stores, small supermarkets, bars, restaurants, guesthouses and 3 star hotels will save 42% on the rate of garbage.
For five bimonthly, these establishments pay half the bill would normally pay.
For families there will be three types of fees: zero quota (ie not pay anything), reduced rate of 60% and normal share.
It is estimated that this measure about three thousand families and more than five hundred shops will benefit.
In the balance of the last half of 2014, it has also highlighted other actions focused on addressing emergencies and demands claimed by citizens.
"During the summer about 25 thousand euros were invested in the repair of schools. It should be noted startup repair perimeter fences of Francisco Caparros College, whose state of deterioration was important to the danger posed. Also improved facilities at other schools like Manuela Romero of Puerto de Mazarrón and Ginés García in Mazarrón, whose electrical installation required urgent action. In this school also during this holiday season is proceeding to the elimination of cement by a specialist. And in the school of the Flour mill was demolished these days the outer wall and proceeds to build a new fence company. "
Francisco Garcia also noted as a major achievement the opening of the Center for Child Care of Mazarrón, last November.
"A project come true, which came to a standstill in the previous legislature, and has finally managed to be driven offering citizens a local first level".
The Mayor also made mention of misfortune caused by the large waterspout that at the end of September devastated much of the sector D Camposol.
"There was that no injuries, but the damage to the perimeters of the houses were important. From the outset, municipal services were in the area and still there adjusting and repairing streets for full recovery. Furthermore, it has come to a commitment to the Segura basin to act on the upper area of â€‹â€‹the boulevard that produced the flood, to prevent happens again a similar situation. "
Francisco Garcia last summer was very positive.
"Neighborhood complaints regarding previous years were reduced and increased effective cleaning, hiring staff for peak tourist months."
A tourism Mazarrón returned to trust one of your favorite destinations, our marina being one of three regional programs brushed 100% occupancy.
Six blue flags awarded the quality of the municipality's beaches, which had to add one Ecoplaya flag in Castellar.
In addition, the Port Beach was voted one of the most accessible of Spain.
The town continued to receive major sports events such as the celebration of national championships Underwater Photography and Video and Spain Cycling Championships in junior categories, senior and master.
Event latter by the council was honored recently for his "excellent organization" at the annual gala of the regional cycling.
All such events are, according to Francisco Garcia, an important draft, as well as increasing the occupancy of hotel rooms during their days of organization, manages to also project the name of Mazarrón.
"In this line will continue and we very soon, in mid-February, we will quote another major sporting event such as the celebration of the 35th edition of the Vuelta a Murcia which will Mazarrón as a point of departure" forward the mayor.
Francisco Garcia also appreciates the cooperation and work of the various councils and hopes to have hit on most policies implemented.
Finally the mayor wanted to use its balance sheet to congratulate the new year to all Mazarron waiting to be many more who enjoy higher welfare in 2015.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Mazarrón