A police unit attached to the Junta de Andalucia has raided two illegal bingo parlours in Álora and Cártama, seizing around €1,000 in cash, 6,785 bingo cards and 2,000 chips.
Cártama Council has initiated a plan to asphalt 20 streets in the municipality, the project being awarded to Pavicons Maquinaria S.L. and Construcciones Maygar S.L. at a cost of around €206,000.
An employment workshop in Cártama working on locating mass Civil War graves has uncovered a medieval cemetery dating back to the XIII to XV centuries.
The municipality of Cártama, population 24,000, has expanded its sports facilities with the inauguration of the Municipal Sports Complex Guadalhorce, built at a cost of €3 million.
La Linea Verde – The Green Line – is an initiative by Cártama Council to provide an environmental consulting service for businesses and citizens of the municipality. It covers various fields in environmental legislation, administrative procedures , news, events of interest , grants, subsidies Up until this point the initiative has been vial the website www.lineaverdecartama.com, but now there is a free …
Cártama Council has received a €33,000 grant to expand and consolidate its home help service with the funds coming from the Programme for the Consolidation of Home Care Services, part of the Special Social Action Plan of Andalucia to provide extraordinary and urgent assistance in the fight against social exclusion in the region.
A five-year-old boy, a British national, died on Sunday after falling in a swimming pool at a private house on the Camino de Las Criaderas in Cártama. Attempts by medics to revive the boy were unsuccessful.
The Department of Roads and Works in Cártama is planning some embellishments to the green areas in various parts of the municipality. The plans include the planting of 21 coconut trees in calle Colombia, 16 orange trees on the carretera de Alhaurín el Grande and 7 jacarandas in the Santo Cristo Park.
On Saturday and Sunday, Cártama Sports Centre plays host to the Fitness Festival Ideas VII de Málaga, with over one hundred athletes from all over Spain participating in events and attending various seminars.
Cártama Council has completed the renovation of calle Tiendos in the El Sexmo district at a cost of €160,000, funding coming through the Plan Profea. The works included the replacement of underground pipes and the renovation or installation of pavements.