Posted - 25/07/2006 : 09:04:20
| Breaking News this morning (this is translated from a spanish page using software so apologies for the gobblygook)
Alhama unblocks the ' Polaris' project and will give green light to raise 2,500 houses already
The promoter has been given the green light to build 2,500 houses (corresponding to 250,000 square meters of land of residential use) in 5 million of m2 that already have been recalificados, instead of the 12,500 houses (1,000,036 m2) that the initial project anticipated. As the rate of edificabilidad is unremovable, the number of houses will depend on the surface size that have the houses: if they measure 150 m2, 1.750 will rise; if they measure 80 m2, will be 3.000. Polaris and its partners have announced who will initiate works immediately.
The PSOE will vote now with the PP in favor of the partial plan in the Plenary session of the next Thursday, and conditions the other 10,000 houses to later agreements with the necessary guarantees
Internal resolution of the Socialist Municipal Group 1Âª stage: The Plenary session approves in date 27-07-06: - a residential advantage of 250,000 square meters of residential edificabilidad. - the totality of the rest of edificabilidad of advantages for tertiary uses. 2Âª stage: in his case, it will approve the Plenary session: - the rest of anticipated residential advantage in the Partial Plan, once the promoter guarantees the necessary viability of the execution and infrastructures. Presented/displayed instance the 21 of July by Polaris in the registry This part solicits is elevated to the consideration of the Plenary session of the Corporation the file of Partial Plan County of Alhama ' Sector US-14-02-01 ' for its definitive approval, although anticipating the division in its execution in following etapas:1Âª stage: with a residential lucrative advantage of 250,000 square meters of edificabilidad, and the totality of the edificabilidad destined to tertiary uses. 2Âª stage: with the rest of the residential lucrative advantage
After nine months of controversy, four municipal Plenary sessions, confrontations between ecologists and workers and sinfÃn of political accusations, the City council of Alhama will unblock Thursday the famous city-planning project of Polaris World County of Alhama.
As much the popular ones, that always they supported the construction of this resort, like the PSOE, that paralyzed the 14 of February last with the help of the dÃscola councilman of the PP Teresa Rodriguez, have reached an agreement to again put under voting the Partial Plan County of Alhama.
Although the interpretations on what changes have been gotten up in the plan are diverse, the contents are identical as much in the instance that presented/displayed Polaris the 21 of July in the municipal registry, asking for the definitive approval, like in the writing with the premises that the Socialist Municipal Group will accept to change its vote.
To knowing. The promoter will have green light to build 2,500 houses (corresponding to 250,000 square meters of land of residential advantage) in 5 million of m2 that already have been recalificados, instead of the 12,500 houses (1,000,036 m2) that the initial project anticipated, that was misestimated. As the rate of edificabilidad is unremovable, the number of houses will depend on the surface that have the houses: if they measure 150 m2, 1.750 will rise; if they measure 80 m2, will be 3.000. Polaris and its partners have announced who will initiate works immediately.
This means that Polaris will not be able to raise more houses in that land? No, the residential operation is left slope of a following phase, perfectly gathered in both documents, that will be evaluated in later plenary sessions. It is to say: Polaris will build its residential complex of luxury by parts instead of in one marked, whenever it is counting on the approval of the City council, present or the one that leaves in the next elections.
Jose Sword, municipal spokesman of the PSOE, defends that already they raised this reduction of the volume of houses to accept the plan in February, as well as that most of the urbanizeable ground was destined to green zones and of leisure. On the rest of the complex, they are limited to aim that " we do not commit ourselves to anything because will be approved in next plenary sessions, if it comes, and whenever the necessary guarantees are fulfilled: provision of water, sanitary, road infrastructures, services... ".
The councilman of Urbanism of Alhama, CÃ¡novas Angel (PP), confirmed that " this proposal has been debated today [ by yesterday ] in the Special Commission of Urbanism, and we have decided to take it Thursday next to Plenary session, whenever he is going to count on the endorsement of the majority groups. The PSOE has showed that it will maintain the word that it gave in his day, with respect to the construction of 2,500 houses, and that, except for word of last hour, would be at readiness to accept this proposal of the mercantile one, and of course the PP does not have no beats because already in his day it approved the plan partial ". The Consistorio alhame6no will return to be notifies Thursday.