Torrox Council is investing €383,338 in improvements to lighting on the promenade at Ferrara Playa between Punta del Faro y and arroyo del Mascuñar.
Two Local Police officers in Torrox are under investigation after, apparently, during their afternoon shift on May 1st, issuing sixteen parking fines to vehicles in Los Llanos, Venta Espinosa and calle Cáceres when they were supposed to be engaged in tasks relating to animals, street vendors and litter.
Torrox Council has approved an amendment to the Municipal Ordinance for the Use and Enjoyment of the Beaches which, amongst other things, will prohibit the reserving of spaces on the public beaches.
In the coming weeks, Torrox Council is planning an overhaul of many of the play areas in the municipality, the previous maintenance work having been carried out in 2012.
Torrox Council has awarded the contracts for two projects in the municipality, one for the renovation of the Puente de la Rejana and the other for the renewal and moderisation of the lighting on the promenade at Ferrara beach.
Torrox Council is completing the work to provide a new parking area in La Rabitilla, near to the Municipal Theatre, using funds, quite naturally, from the Program for the Development of Agricultural Employment.
Torrox Council has set aside €100,000 in the 2014 budget, expected to be approved next week, as its contribution towards the €500,000 project to stabilise Ferrara Playa.
Two drug mules have been arrested in Torrox after 299 acorns of hashish were found in their bodies following a medical examination.
Guardia Civil officers detained three people for allegedly growing and selling marijuana, seizing a total of nineteen plants in the process.
Torrox Council has reached a collaboration agreement with a newly formed local company, Davisol, for the collection of used cooking oils from houses in the municipality.