The proposal aims at helping ease the lives of the elderly living in our town.
This is a network promoted by the WHO, which calls for the main elements of the urban environment provide active and healthy aging.
The municipal group Citizens in the city of Lorca in the municipal urge Parliament next Monday to add to Lorca to the World Network of friendly cities with older people.
This is a network that promotes the idea of â€‹â€‹"a friendly city with older people is an inclusive and accessible urban environment that promotes active aging", with particular emphasis on aspects such as: outdoor spaces and buildings;
respect and social integration;
civic participation and employment;
communication and information;
and community support and health services.
From Citizens they believe that "our municipality and the citizens of Lorca could benefit especially by membership in this network, given the specific weight of those population exceeding 60 years of age."
In addition, training orange recalls that within the objectives of Lorca DUSI 2020 Plan is enhancing the level of activity and involvement in community life of the elderly.
For this, among the resolutions proposed in the motion of C's, it is the constitution of the Municipal Council of Seniors, and it participates actively in the development of the proposed initiative;
and the design of the I Municipal Plan for the Elderly as a route using the Global Cities Friendly Guide to the Elderly, published by the World Health Organization and the Dublin Declaration of 2013.
In addition to the motions, Citizens will also apply in the regular plenary session of April, the underpass passing under the railway station fits, as it is very busy, including hundreds of children attending the nearby schools, and is in a state of neglect and dirt, with broken bulbs and clogged drains.
In addition to its arrangement, C's proposed public offering or a contest is organized to decorate the gray concrete walls of the underpass in order to embellish.
Another of his proposals has to do with the next round of the "Night of Museums".
C's will ask the government team "is broadcast in due time all the activities to be performed on the" Night of Museums "with the creation of a website dedicated to this important cultural event, and which called for volunteering is also made to aggrandize acts "properly instructing them, thus facilitating the disclosure of the contents exposed in each space.
Upon request they have added that "increase the supply of exhibition spaces, with the exhibition of works belonging to the municipal art gallery" inside spaces of the City Council.
Citizens will also provechar to ask the local government if you will submit the documentation requested by the municipal group on bills and advertising contracts signed with various media companies, thus fulfilling its obligation.
In the February plenary, C's filed a motion to regulate advertising by a protocol that distinguishes advertising and propaganda in defense of the independence of the media, but to date have not received reply, regrets Councilman Citizens Antonio Mecca.
Source: C´s Lorca