Central government funds for beach repairs

Damage to Torre beach.
Damage to Torre beach. / SUR
  • Over 100,000 euros have been given to the town hall in the area for the damage caused by recent storms

Vélez-Málaga town hall has confirmed that it is to receive 130,000 euros from the central government to repair damage to the area's beaches caused by the heavy rain and storms in February. The money will go towards repairing the dog beach to the west of Torre del Mar and improved flood defences between the lighthouse and El Motero beach.

Chilches, Valle Niza, Lagos and Mezquitilla beaches are also to receive part of the money to repair damage and improve access.