Salvador Urdiales is the new mayor of Alfarnate

Salvador Urdiales (PSOE) has been elected mayor of the small town of Alfarnate, replacing José María Ruiz Lizana who resigned on November 26th in order to move to Panama and start a family with his girlfriend.

New Mayor in Benalmádena

Paloma García Gálvez (PP) is the new mayor of Benalmádena after the PP and UCB (Centre Union Benalmádena) joined forces to oust the incumbent Javier Carnero (PSOE).

New Mayor for Canillas de Aceituno

The new Mayor of Canillas de Aceituno is Pilar Ortiz Hidalgo, former first deputy mayor, who takes over after the incumbent, José Manuel Aranda, was legally forced to step down after being banned from public office for nine years following his conviction for urban planning violations.

Mayor of Sayalonga resigns

An extraordinary plenary session of the Sayalonga Council will today see the official announcement of the resignation of the incumbent Mayor, José Luis Navas (PSOE).

New Mayor in Jabalquinto

Four councillors from the IULV-CA and two from the PP and PSOE voted in favour of a censure motion which led to the Mayor of Jabalquinto, José Manuel Martínez Sánchez, being removed from office.

Alozaina has a new Mayor

Antonio Pérez, PSOE, has been elected Mayor of Alozaina following a successful censure motion against the incumbent, Francisco Guzmán, also from the PSOE. The censure motion was supported by six Socialist and four Izquierda Unida councilors. The new Mayor, Antonio Pérez, was previously the first deputy Mayor and party secretary.

Chiclana has a new mayor

Chiclana has a new mayor following a successful censure motion brought against the incumbent, Ernesto Marín (PP). A pact between the socialist PSOE, the left-wing IU and the PSA, resulted in a 13 to 12 vote to censure the current mayor, a vote of no confidence in other words. And that means he’s out, and the PSOE’s José María Román …