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Road bridge over A-7 in Las Lagunas planned

Ivan Gelibter

Mijas council has carried out a feasibility study into swapping the pedestrian bridge that runs over the A-7 linking the two sides of Las Lagunas for a road bridge. It says that the increasing population in the area means driving around the



Central Marbella road repairs 'over by Easter'

Charo marquéz

...explained that the repairs are part of a 900,000-euro investment in road resurfacing in Marbella by the Diputación in 2018 and that the total spend reserved for the town is 4.2 million euros, including a new gourmet market in San Pedro.



Short-stay parking bays in Red Sands Road

Debbie Bartlett

From 15 January, short stay drop off and loading/unloading bays will come into operation in Red Sands Road, outside Red Sands House and Alameda House. The maximum parking time will be 30 minutes between 8am and 7pm every day. At other times they



Intrigued by the events of February 1937 in Malaga

Tony Bryant

It was while working on an oral history on women in contemporary Spain that one of Joan's interviewees started to tell her about the massacre on the Malaga-Almeria road in February 1937, the subject of one of her books. The woman's own father had



Drones to be used to monitor motorists as total road-death figure creeps up in 2017


...was announced that the number of people killed on Spain's roads rose slightly last year. In 2017 there were 1,200 fatalities compared to 1,161 in 2016. This is the worst figure for five years and is the second year in a row that the number of road ... deaths has increased. Fatalities had been falling yearly since 2003, when the annual figure stood at 4,000. Head of the DGT, Gregorio Serrano, explained the rise on an increase in the number of vehicles on the road and the number of journeys being made



Electricity cables in Las Lagunas go underground

I. G.

Mijas council has said that power company Endesa has finishing putting an overhead high voltage electricity cable underground in the Las Lagunas area between the Coín road and the Avenida de Andalucía area, behind Parque Miramar. The 200,000-euro



Road improvements on A-377 finish ahead of schedule


The roadworks to improve the A-377 road, which connects Valle del Genal with the Costa del Sol, has finished ahead of schedule. The work was completed in 10 months rather than the planned 12. The road improvements required an investment of 4.3 ... million euros. The regional development minister, Felipe López, said that the work has succeeded in “standardising the layout of the road, and widening it”, which has made it safer for the 1,600 people which use it daily. The improvements will ease



Roadworks finish on Mijas road


The work to resurface the main road which accesses Mijas has finished. The mayor of Mijas and various representatives from the Andalucía government visited the site this week. The A-368 is used by nearly 5,000 vehicles per day. Improvement work



Mijas and Fuengirola to share costs of improvements to dividing road

Ivan Gelibter

Road improvements to Calle de La Unión are to cost nearly a million euros and are to be carried out by the local town halls, in plural. This street runs along the boundary line between the municipalities of Mijas and Fuengirola and so residents on ... one side live in one town and their neighbours across the road belong to the other. On Friday the mayor of Mijas, Juan Carlos Maldonado and his counterpart in Fuengirola, Ana Mula, signed an agreement in which the two councils promise to collaborate ... with one another to carry out road improvements. “The understanding between the two councils has given rise to this joint scheme which will cost nearly a million euros and we hope to start in the first quarter of 2018,“ said Maldonado. “We have come



Motorist dies on San Pedro-Ronda road


A 45-year-old man died last Sunday lunchtime after swerving off the San Pedro-Ronda road at kilometre 29. The man, who was in the car alone, was seen leaving the main road by other motorists while driving towards Ronda. Emergency services



Mijas and Fuengirola to share costs of improvements to dividing road

Ivan Gelibter

Road improvements to Calle La Unión are to cost nearly a million euros and are to be carried out by the local town halls, in plural. This street runs along the boundary line between the municipalities of Mijas and Fuengirola and so residents on ... one side live in one town and their neighbours across the road belong to the other. On Friday the mayor of Mijas, Juan Carlos Maldonado and his counterpart in Fuengirola, Ana Mula, signed an agreement in which the two councils promise to collaborate ... with one another to carry out road improvements. "The understanding between the two councils has given rise to this joint scheme which will cost nearly a million euros and we hope to start in the first quarter of 2018," said Maldonado. "We have come



A Joshua Tree road trip

Andrew Forbes

...and offer a captivating flavour of this glamorous era. The typical road-trip view you can only get in the States.SUR The low desert valley area has now grown to encompass nine desert interconnected communities, south of the Interstate 10 motorway - ... Desert Willow Villas has a wealth of knowledge about the area. He suggested to me that the best way to enjoy the Joshua Tree National Park was to take a road trip from the north, driving south. All American It was just light when I left Palm Desert ... amazing road trip views, the kind you can really only get in the States – the open highway stretching to the horizon, surrounded by wilderness, framed by mountains. Before leaving the park, as you enter the Colorado Desert, make a point to stop at the



An unexpected boost far from home

Daryl Finch

After eight agonising months on the road with just a single point from 12 away games, Malaga finally picked up a win at what is proving to be a lucky ground for them with a 2-0 victory at Anoeta. Despite terrible luck with officials over recent



Street lights put up on Camino de Campanales

Ivan Gelibter

After years of complaints from local residents, Mijas council has announced that it has finished putting up 20 street-lighting columns along the previously unlit Camino de Campanales, between the Fuengirola-Mijas road and Avenida de Mijas in



Estepona to undergo 900,000-euro project to improve its roads

Charo Márquez

More than 25 roads will be resurfaced in Estepona after the town hall received investment funding from the provincial government. The project, which is Estepona's fourth wide-scale road improvement project, is set to cost in the region of 900,000



New road signs and markings throughout municipality of Mijas

Ivan Gelibter

José Carlos Martín, the councillor for Operational Services in Mijas, announced this week that roadsigns and markings are to be replaced throughout the municipality, as part of a project to improve safety in the area. The total cost is expected to be



Speed camera to be installed on the A-397 Ronda-San Pedro road


Work has begun to make the A-397 mountain road between Ronda and San Pedro Alcántara safer, especially on the stretch between kilometres 20 and 31, which is a black spot for accidents. New road markings are being painted and signs are being ... replaced, and a speed camera is to be installed to monitor the road in both directions between kilometres 28 and 30.5. There will be signs to warn motorists about the radar traps. The A-397 is nearly 50 kilometres long and is very steep and winding for



Ceremony of Remembrance


This year's Ceremony of Remembrance will take place this Sunday, 12 November at the British War Memorial on Line Wall Road, opposite City Hall, at 12 noon. The service will be led by His Excellency the Governor, who will begin by reading the



East and west Las Lagunas to be linked by a road and roundabout

Ivan Gelibter

Plans have now been drawn up for a new road to link the east and west sides of Las Lagunas, in Mijas Costa, and the council has agreed to reserve funds from next year's budget to pay for the works. The road will run east to west between the Avenida ... de Mijas and the Camino de Coín, and there will be a roundabout on the old Coín road, by Venta La Morena. “This should have been done years ago,” said the mayor, Juan Carlos Maldonado, this week. “It is a project which is based on common sense, because it



Marbella demands a fast-track solution to its worsening traffic problems

Mónica Pérez

The increasing number of visitors to the Costa del Sol in general, and Marbella in particular, this summer has highlighted the fragility of some of the town's infrastructure. There is an urgent need for road improvements. Marbella is the only town ... include a pedestrian bridge over the road from Puerto Banús to Nueva Andalucía. The plans for Las Chapas are more complicated, especially because land will have to be compulsorily purchased in order to improve the main access roads onto the dual ... massive congestion at Banús,” he said. “The situation at San Pedro is desperate because the tunnel hasn't really resolved anything. The problem is just a bit further up the road now,” said the spokesman for Taxisol, Víctor Vázquez. The taxi association



Road improvements on the A-377 will finish this month, says Junta


Road improvements on the A-377, which links Manilva and Gaucín, are 90 per cent complete and will be finished by the end of October, ahead of schedule. The announcement came from the regional government's director general for Infrastructure, ... Jesús Huertas, who visited the works last Friday. The entire project has cost 4.34 million euros and involved improvements and resurfacing on 26.6 kilometres of the 29-kilometre road. Work began at the end of January and was divided into three ... sections. Huerta said last week that work had now started on the final phase of the scheme, which includes the first two-kilometre stretch from Sabinillas, culminating in the painting of road markings, among other work. The road is used by 1,600 vehicles



Benalmádena starts its 27-kilometre resurfacing plan


Benalmádena council has begun the project to resurface nearly 30 kms of roads in the three different areas of the municipality. This will cost around 1.5 million euros in total, and will include main roads such as Avenida Antonio Machado, Gamonal, Re



Cold snap covers inland areas in snow


On Monday morning the Spanish meteorological agency Aemet raised the yellow warning to amber in the Ronda area and there were yellow alerts for snow in force in the Antequera area as more than 10 cm of snow fell, restricting road access and trapping ... vehicles carrying 70 road maintenance staff to clear the worst of the snow and to spread salt to prevent accidents. Their main priority was to keep the mains roads in and out of Ronda operation, especially the A-396 (to Algeciras) and the A-366 which ... enjoy the Día de Reyes in the snow. This road too was eventually closed on Monday. Highest parts of the province On the eastern side of the province, the highest municipalities, Alfarnate and Alfarnatejo, in the upper Axarquía, saw snow as thick as



Sunday fires in Mijas and Benahavís cause road closures

Nieves Castro / Iván Gelibter

Two wildfires that broke out in Mijas and Benahavís on Sunday were brought under control thanks to the deployment of 120 firefighters at the scenes. No homes had to be evacuated but both the A-397, that links San Pedro and Ronda, and the A-368 thro



Repaired Manilva road opens for the summer

charo márquez manilva

The stretch of the A-377 Gaucín-Manilva road that was closed a month ago for repairs has opened again ahead of schedule. The section of road between the AP-7 and the Casares roundabout has opened with a temporary surface and with a 40mph speed ... limit in time for the peak summer months. The overall budget for repairs to this road, which started last January, is 4.34 million euros and the work is being carried out in phases.





...filled this week with a litany of woe - ram-raiders ripping out cash machines in normally crime-free villages, post offices and pubs continuing to close, rail strikes, road closures and traffic accidents happening all round us and new housing developments



Access to be improved on road connecting Casares to the A-7

charo márquez

The Malaga provincial authority has put improvement works to the MA-8300 road which connects Casares and the A-7 out to tender with a budget of 602,827 euros. Works to the 140-metre stretch closest to the coastal dual carriageway are expected to ... entrances to housing areas which affect traffic flow and compromise road safety.” At present there are three accesses which flow onto the MA-8300 at this point - those going to the Bahía de Casares and Paraíso de la Bahía urbanisations, and another ... making the road two lanes wide in each direction to improve traffic flow and allow for an area for vehicles to change direction. Plans are also in place for a pedestrian footbridge and stretches of pavement which will help to connect the two existing



Technology park to get a test circuit for driverless cars

Nuria Triguero

A German technology giant is building a road circuit near Malaga to test its smart technology for cars, including on future driverless models. While Google, Uber and Tesla compete to build the first self-driving cars, the German multinational ... Dekra, which develops software and applications for them, will use a road circuit on a 50,000-metre plot at the city’s Parque Tecnológico to test out its new ideas. AT4Wireless, that has been on the high-tech campus for some time, is now part of Dekra.



Fomento puts airport works out to tender

ignacio lillo

The Ministry for Public Works (Fomento) has this week put two of its landmark projects for the province out to tender: the northern access to the airport and the refurbishment of terminal 2. The access road, which would connect the airport to the



Terrorists aimed to carry out a bigger massacre in Barcelona


Investigations into the terror attacks that killed 15 and left more than 100 injured in Catalonia last week have revealed that the scenario could have been much worse. related stories Four terrorism suspects appear in court Police gun



New hospital road 90 per cent completed

A. P. vélez-málaga

The new road connecting the hospital in Torre del Mar and the Juan Carlos I avenue is 90 per cent complete and set to open soon, according to Diputación leader, Elías Bendodo, and Vélez-Málaga councillors, who visited the site last Friday. The road ... has been built to relieve traffic on the Avenida del Sol, the only exisiting access road.



Costa drivers have to cough up the most road fines in Spain

ignacio lillo

The Costa del Sol and the rest of Malaga province continue to head the list of the areas where most traffic fines are given out nationally, in value terms. In the period 1 January to 21 June this year, the DGT national road traffic authority ... of motorists fined on the main arterial road network in Malaga and the Costa del Sol from January to June. The data is based on routes that are part of the national trunk road network, and includes fixed and mobile speed cameras on the local A-7 and ... money at the expense of the people of Malaga,” he claimed. Heredia went on to argue that it is a paradox that the amount of money being collected doesn’t actually go to increase safety on local roads or on planned road infrastructure. After Malaga



Road tax and garage entrance reminder

Jennie Rhodes NERJA

Nerja town hall’s Foreigners Department is reminding residents to pay the annual road tax and garage entrance fee. The road tax deadline is 19 May, while the garage entrance fee must be paid by 22 May. In a note in English to foreign residents,



Consumer organisation blasts toll road price hike


The Facua Málaga consumer organisation is demanding explanations from the Fomento ministry which authorised rises in tariffs on the AP-7 for 15 days around Easter. The organisation considers the rises, of up to 65 per cent in some cases, are “abusi



New road safety measures at Bella Vista

D.B. gibraltar

A new traffic-light controlled pedestrian crossing is now in operation outside the Bella Vista Dementia Care Centre in Europa Road. The speed limit in the area has also been reduced to 30kph and an electronic speed indicator has been installed.



Governor’s Lane worksare now complete

Debbie Bartlett gibraltar

Improvement works being carried out to Governor’s Lane recently have now been completed, and a pavement has been constructed on the western side of the street to make it safer. This was previously a notoriously dangerous road for pedestrians. The ... stretch of road from the junction with Prince Edward’s Road to Library Ramp has also been resurfaced.



Road accidents and tailbacks mar May Day

Mónica Pérez marbella

Taxi drivers, transport companies and private motorists have urged the authorities to reach an agreement to solve the fresh wave of traffic jams hitting Marbella at the start of the tourist season. Four accidents on the A-7 around Marbella on the l