Municipal spokesman for IU-Green, Antonio Penalva, made an assessment of the situation that has prostrated Cieza the municipal government of the PP in the last year, calling the mayor "absent" and the party that supports mostly walking "aimless" noting "the widespread failure by all the departments."
Penalva has stressed that "the main problem is unemployment ciezanos, an increase of 208 registered unemployed and the destruction of 679 jobs compared to November 2011, the month in which the PP won the general election and acceded to the government; a situation that forces many families to turn to NGOs and social services to ask for food, and for which there is no response from the PP government. "
The IU-Greens spokesperson highlighted the failure of the "illusory" PP policies, "five years after the adoption of PGMO, which was sold as a guarantee of future prosperity for the town, still not initiate proceedings for development, thereby halting construction in Cieza, the lack of action at the northern entrance of the town and the Peak of Fuensantilla, appearance and landscape that make the south entrance, the sun of the old factory and German Manufacturing Arias, Azorin Avenue, continuing Abarán Avenue to the Hospital, the site of the Crocodile and the abandonment of urban elements like the fireplace protected station or laundry Source Eye ".
In agriculture, the ecosocialista spokesman has stated, "We have wanted to sell as a success the famous memorandum, which only serves to increase the pool header so in times of drought will be impossible to transfer water, and the resolutions adopted on insurance that they represent a more expensive and less benefits. "
Regarding the environment, Penalva said that "has never been a priority for the PP, simply because they believe in the need to preserve" hence "support for projects extracting gas through hydraulic fracturing (fracking), demonstrated unwillingness to end uncontrolled landfills and dirt from the municipality that do not benefit the intended interest in promoting tourism. "
As regards the citizen mobility, ecosocialista spokesman recalled that the government "has not moved a role" to carry out citizens' demands free parking for cars and a project to communicate across the city by bike lanes, as which in its day an IU-Greens, choosing this path a few meters from the center of Cieza that "lead nowhere" entry.
It also highlights the eco-socialist mayor that "the liquidity problems of the City of Cieza are important, the availability of Treasury are still falling year after year, to the point that in early 2013 was available only 4.8 million euros to address 4.9 million outstanding, debt per capita amounts to 345 euros and all this without the slab Migaseca Convention, with the payment of more than 5 million euros outstanding, and the obligation to pay 1,200,000 euros for excess work to the company that has made the construction of the Capitol. "
"This contrasts with the benevolence with which the PP is to the companies that once you have rezoned million square meters of soil, nor have paid to municipal arcar 24 million euros Antonio Tamayo announced as upcoming five years ago, and no interest shown by the government in collectability, money that would 'a godsend' to revive the local economy and create jobs, "stressed Councilman IU-Greens.
Given the situation of a municipality that lacks resources to manage, "have to be raised if needed six released in the government team when populations with a similar budget, if Caravaca de la Cruz, only have two more at a time that required free public resources for families who need it most, with measures such as a municipal food bank, park rental housing for people who are in dire need, etc. "..
Finally, Cieza Penalva said that will only leave decay in which the Government has assumed Tamayo with new blood which brings the 'Call for Change' that drives IU-Greens, "a democratic, participatory and exciting project in the first feature people. "
Source: IU-verdes Cieza