| And that seek to reactivate the economy of the municipality | Mayor Cehegín, Alicia del Amor, accompanied by the mayor of Commerce and Tourism, Maria Dolores Agudo, has today presented a series of measures "which, added to those implemented by the regional and national administrations, will greatly help those worse they are happening it with this crisis and for which from the City council of Cehegín we are making a great effort ”.These, he pointed out "have a marked social character, with unconditional support for the most vulnerable groups and with the aim of helping the economic reactivation of the municipality and essential to carry out all the aid provided to all groups damaged by the crisis of the coronavirus ”.For this reason, a package of measures will be adopted, which are as follows:1.
105,000 euros will be allocated in direct aid to families and support to social entities, with a contribution of 31,000 euros from municipal funds.2.
We will increase the municipal contribution in social aid by 10,000 euros.3.
We will give greater support to dependent people with an increase of 10,000 euros for home help service, compared to last year.4.
The contribution of the Cehegín City Council to the Commonwealth of Social Services has an increase of almost 30,000 euros compared to the 2019 budget.5.
We are going to establish a line of direct aid to the commerce and hospitality sectors, with the aim of maintaining and reactivating them, after the suspension of the activity they are suffering, said aid will cover in full the payments of two two-month rate of garbage for commerce and hospitality, as well as the cost of payments caused by occupation of public roads through the terraces until the end of the year.6.
In the same way, an item of aid is created whose endowment is 165,000 euros, to help maintain and reactivate the business activity of SMEs and the self-employed in order to maintain employment and avoid social exclusion.The aid will consist of direct subsidies by virtue of which they will be able to meet vital expenses that cannot be met due to economic losses related to the Covid 19, such as rental of housing, essential supplies and others of a similar nature (fee self-employed or social security contributions)He also explained that "in these more than 50 days since this crisis began, we have been announcing from the Cehegín City Council, some measures that can help all the neighbors", such as:1.
Refund and suspension of the collection of public prices for Schools and Sports Activities, Music School, Theater School as well as the refund of fees to those users who, having paid it, have not been able to use the facilities.2.
The collection of the weekly market rate has been suspended until the activity begins3.
The collection of the fee for the occupation of public roads with terraces has also been suspended for as long as they remain closed.4.
And the canon of those activities or services in which the taxable event has not been carried out has also been suspended, such as daycare etc.5.
In addition to the measures adopted, we will launch when the State of Alarm ends, a service office for the self-employed, merchants and businessmen of the town to collect their demands and the processing of public aid for the economic reactivation of the municipality.6.
The collection of the rent of municipal warehouses is deferred while the State of Alarm lasts.7.
Postponement of rental of nurseries or incubators of the arena8.
The price of business incubators will be subsidized 50% once normality is resumed and until the end of the year.“These are the economic measures carried out to date to help both families and the self-employed and businesses in our locality, but we know that we also have to implement other stimulus measures and help both families and those who have a business, which they are the generators of employment in the municipality ”."Since the beginning of this Covid 19 health crisis, it has concluded, my main concern and that of the Government Team, has been none other than preserving the health of each and every one of the Ceheginers, putting all means within reach of this City Council to help contain this pandemic.
"At the end of this month of May, "we will take the debate for the approval of the 2020 budget to the plenary session of the City Council, which focuses on people, a budget" that, as you can see, has a marked social character "
Source: Ayuntamiento de Cehegín