Tuesday, 02 February 2016 11:59

Arguineguín To Patalavaca Promenade Gets Big Boost

Rate this item
(0 votes)
The Arguineguín to Patalavaca promenade needs some TLC The Arguineguín to Patalavaca promenade needs some TLC www.photosgrancanaria.com

The Spanish Costas department has committed to removing all obstacles to the refurbishment of the Arguineguín to Patalavaca seafront promenade, according to local mayor Onalia Bueno.

The project to create a decent walkway along this stretch of coast has been snarled up for decades as anything done right by the sea in Gran Canaria needs the approval of the Madrid-run Costas department; A government organisation that isn't exactly famous for quick, dynamic decisions. 

However, local pressure from the Ayuntamiento de Mogán plus the obvious need for a quality promenade has pushed things forward. The Spanish government has committed €500,000 to the first phase of the works and the Gran Canaria authorities another €300,000.

Mogan's plan is to refurbish the promenade in sections as funds become available. The total cost of modernising the entire 2.5km promenade is estimated at 11 million euros.

The first section to be done up will be Costa Alegre; La Lajilla pool is to be drained and improved to protect it from strong waves that come in with south swells. 

Read 3606 times Last modified on Tuesday, 02 February 2016 12:19
Published in News
Login to post comments
English Danish Dutch Finnish French German Icelandic Italian Norwegian Polish Portuguese Russian Spanish Swedish

Follow us on Facebook

Live Weather

Mostly Cloudy

25°C

Maspalomas

Mostly Cloudy

Humidity: 70%

Wind: 18 km/h

  • 16 Sep 2019

    Partly Cloudy 25°C 22°C

  • 17 Sep 2019

    Mostly Sunny 24°C 21°C

Tip of the day

Who's Online

We have 459 guests and no members online

Login / Register

Take this website to the max, login or create an account now! By clicking on any Social Media platform logo, you can login with just one click.