João Teves, Aug 28 (Inforpress) – The City Hall of São Lourenço dos Órgãos (Santiago Island) will begin a process of city requalification and housing in João Teves in order to make it a “real city”, informed the mayor.
In statements to Inforpress, Carlos Vasconcelos said that under the Government’s Program for Requalification, Access and Rehabilitation (PRRA) they chose the city of João Teves to rehabilitate and “transform it completely”.
With available financing of 80 million escudos, he assured that they are accelerating the process to start by the end of this year or at the latest in early 2018, works to improve accessibility, rainwater drainage and city streets.
Parallel to this urban rehabilitation project, the city of João Teves will benefit from the rehabilitation of housing projects, according to the mayor, in terms of housing quality, according to the data of 2016 more than 56 percent ( %) of the houses in São Lourenço dos Órgãos is of “low comfort”.
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