Espargos, Apr 1 (Inforpress) – The City Hall of Sal promoted Thursday, a meeting for the socialization of the land management instrument, namely the detailed plan for expansion of the northern City of Espargos area, aiming to collect opinion and contributions for its improvement.
The expansion of the northern part of the city of Espargos aims, according to the City Hall, to develop and implement the Municipal Master Plan (MIP), the strategies for the development of land planning and urban policies, as well as to safeguard the socio-economic and demographic development of the island in a “planned and sustainable” way.
The municipal plans are still in the elaboration phase covering the northern area of Chã de Matias, Alto Solarino, Ribeira de Feijoal, Poço Verde, extending the Terra Boa where it intends to transform the area into a periurban region, that is, housing and agriculture.
Based in the current housing deficit of 1600 homes and the increase in the population over a ten-year horizon, by 2030, by about 50.000 inhabitants, the mayor, Júlio Lopes, expected until then, the need to build additional 2.000 dwellings to face the problem.
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