Local Government Board has made this decision, at the request of Hostelor as a measure of support to trade and to improve care for tourists visiting the city.
Permission is granted to the same criteria applied to the dates of the fairs and festivals of Lorca.
The Councillor of Tourism of the Municipality of Lorca, Francisco Montiel, announced that "the Local Government Board has approved this morning the exceptional authorization to expand by 50% of the authorized area and the number of tables approved occupation road with tables and chairs by catering establishments because of the large influx of visitors to the city in our Holy Week, declared of International Tourist Interest and Statement of Candidate for World Heritage Site by Unesco ".
Montiel explained that "a second time at Easter, from the Local Government have treated the request for Hostelor, taking a step that usually took place during the September fair. In this sense, the permit is deemed to meet the same conditions that apply at the time of the holiday Lorca. "
Specifically, it authorizes the establishments engaged in Café-Bar, Ice Cream and derivatives had already authorized the occupation of the street with tables and chairs (or is pending), in strict compliance with the conditions of time remaining set the time shown on the respective authorizations and subject also to the fulfillment of the schedule of activities and individual characteristics of each establishment, as indicated by the current legislation for this purpose, Trade and Tourism.
Those interested are required to be familiar with their tax obligations and High in the corresponding Census on the business tax is a municipal hotel activity it undertakes.
Those employers who take advantage of this agreement shall take the measures necessary for such expansion and operation of the occupation road with tables and chairs appropriate conditions as regards safety, hygiene, health and public adornment, as well as repair or compensation arising out of that occupation, as well as the obligation to facilitate access and sufficient pedestrian sidewalks or areas to be occupied.
Establishments must remove the tables, chairs and other items (fences, machinery, etc.) Road once the daily activity of your establishment.
In addition, facilities are required to pay the amount or rate of retail price, in the form and amount established by the Municipal Ordinance, computing module occupancy of 1 table and 4 chairs in 3 square meters and all interim payment due.
Finally, remember that the Consistory concerned are required to hold liability insurance to cover any contingency that may occur in the occupation of the street with tables and chairs and for the period of occupation and all surface, number of tables, chairs and similar items installed.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Lorca