The Board invite bids this year the project to improve road safety in the A-352, with 657.000 euros

Joaquín Vera Jimenez.

Joaquín Vera Jimenez.

The Ministry of Public Works and Housing will tender this year works to improve road safety on the road A-352, that connects the municipality of Cuevas del Almanzora with Garrucha, passing through Vera, specifically in the kilometer 3,5 and 5, a performance that has a budget of 657.583 euros and an execution period of 10 months. So it has moved the territorial delegate in Almeria, Joaquín Jiménez, the mayor veratense, Felix Mariano López Caparrós, with whom he has met today to inform him of the details contained in the project.

Jimenez, who recalled that the wording has been borne by the company AIMA Engineering, It explained that the area under the project "currently has a high hazard rating, because confluence of three intersections with central lanes expected to give access, on the one hand, the cemetery of Vera, for other, Garrucha and Vera connect with Cuevas del Almanzora, and also access to several industries located in that web of intersections ".

"The current structure complicates traffic and access, hence the need to reorganize existing intersections through a large diameter roundabout absorb the heavy traffic in the area and allow all movements safely ", He explained the delegate, who added that the new design "will prevent accidents fronto-lateral collisions", highly present in this stretch of road

For the execution of this work, co-funded 2014-2020, expropriation it is necessary 10.282,74 square meters of land adjacent to the area of ​​the roundabout.

Jimenez recalled that ensure road safety in daily vehicle traffic is a "fundamental aspect of infrastructure policy developed by the Ministry of Public Works and Housing through actions conducive maximum safety and driving comfort in the important heritage regional ownership of roads in the province and the rest of the community ".