The candidate number 1 Citizens Congress of Deputies, Miguel Garaulet, with spokesman Citizens Cartagena, Manuel Padin, offered this morning a press conference at the Esplanade shopping center Cenit the port city, where he performs Traditional market on Wednesday in support of the claims of the Association of Street Vendors in squares and markets of Cartagena.
Numerous representatives of the Association were present and thanked the Citizens presence.
The Murcia Regional Assembly approved the Law 3/2014, of July 2, Sales Traveling Sedentary or not the Region of Murcia, to move to the regional law the obligations regulated by the current European and national regulations last year.
This law has approved significant improvements for traders in markets such as ease of eligible improvements since the flexibility of the conditions for transmitting stations, and open licensing.
The third transitional provision of the regional law established a period of one year for the municipalities in the region to adapt their statutes to this law.
That period expired last July, without having updated the ordinance that the City of Cartagena has on the matter: "Municipal Ordinance regulating the exercise of sale outside permanent commercial establishments.
The head of the list to Congress by Citizens Garaulet Miguel said that "come to show solidarity with the families living in these markets, do not come to demand anything not provided for by law and who, for reasons unknown to us, it is not being implemented in Cartagena. The public land should be managed by the public, that simple, and this partnership deserves to be heard by the current municipal government in Cartagena. There are many people who leave the skin here, and many families survive on this activity. They deserve respect and deserve that their working conditions improve. "
For his part, the spokesman for Citizens Cartagena, Manuel Padin, has stated that "we do not want 'balls' we want those citizens continue to live in their markets with guarantees, tradition, roots, and we have to fix it immediately, sit and talk with them sooner Citizens The motion presented tomorrow in plenary Cartagena has that objective. prevent the management of markets will give it to private companies implanted ensure that markets remain on public land managed directly by the council, system and prevent any privatization or private outsourcing this activity never approve addition, we must be clear that the markets serve an important social function, ensures that low-income people can get by from day to day.; give this management activity would jeopardize the future of these workers and their families and that we will not consent ".
Source: Ciudadanos Cartagena