The Ministry of Public Works and Infrastructure, through the General Directorate of Roads works on improving the intersection of RM-311 road, which links the Cartagena deputation Albujón with The Blessed and the industrial area of â€‹â€‹La Palma.
The Director of Roads, Jose Antonio Fernandez Lladó, visited today with the president of the Neighborhood Council of La Palma in Cartagena, Pedro Obradors, and entrepreneurs of the industrial estate and the environment the road linking with the motorway of La Manga (RM -12), the hub of communications Beatos to examine in situ the characteristics of the track and assess the possibilities of projects.
The RM-311 highway, said the CEO, "has become an important hub of communication within the dense network of roads that converge in the Campo de Cartagena and linking the N-301 in the Albujón with the RM-12 in Los Beatos and its vicinity they sit and rest on her multitude of industries, especially those related to the food industry ".
In that environment, the intersection of RM-311 with access to the industrial estate of La Palma "is one of the most contentious points in the area due to a high density of vehicular traffic, especially trucks, and an increasing use of the inhabitants of the environment for the movement of short and medium haul, "said Fernández Lladó.
The intensity of annual traffic records said road over a million trips, of which 73,000 are trucks and heavy vehicles.
The CEO said that this volume of traffic "has been increased significantly in recent years due to the rise of the food industry in the field of Cartagena and environment of La Palma".
Llado Fernandez said that "it is necessary to address the complete renovation and transformation of the intersection, as we requested and neighbors, business owners and drivers" who use this road daily regional road network.
Also during the visit to La Palma, president of the neighborhood and the president of the Industrial Estate of La Palma, they have raised the general manager various conservation actions on regional roads that run through this area of â€‹â€‹the field of Cartagena, especially the RM-F36, which connects La Palma Cartagena and Torre Pacheco.