It is the good citizens of Coín who will be required to dig even deeper into their pockets to make up for the years of poor management of public funds with increases in water rates, refuse collection and the use of cultural and sporting venues.
A fire on the Cantarranas industrial estate in Coín, Málaga province, on Sunday badly damaged five warehouses covering a total area of 5,000 square metres.
Coín Council has made available certified list of outstanding invoices scheduled to be paid under the government’s ‘adjustment plan’ so that creditors and service providers can check to see if they are included.
Thousands in Coín enjoyed a taste of a traditional ‘roscón de reyes’ after local bakers and confectioners made a 100 metre long example on Monday.
Residents of Coín are reminded not to put rubbish out on December 24th or 31st as there will be no collections due to the Christmas and New Year festivities.
Thieves in Coín carefully removed the fuses and then stole lighting cable valued at €4,700 from the Sports Complex in the town according to the municipal authorities.
For the first time, a prisoner in Málaga is due to be released during the Day of the Cross celebrations in Coín, an indulgence usually reserved for Semana Santa.
Coín has become the first municipality in Andalucia to award the public lighting service to a private company, a move which could reduce the municipal electricity bill by up to fifty percent.
Guardia Civil, Local Police, Civil Protection and volunteers in Coín are engaged in the search for an 80 year old man who went missing in the early hours of Sunday morning.
The skeletal remains of ten people from the Muslim occupation period, as well as a coin from the era, have been unearthed in the San Francisco district of Ronda in an area which once housed the Arab cemetery. No foul play is suspected. The coin and other items will be transferred to the Municipal Museum.