Redován joins the ‘Recycling Challenge’ with the aim of increasing by 20% the recycling of plastic and cardboard

The ‘Challenge of Recycling’ launched by Ecoembes and that takes place in all the municipalities of the Vega Baja reached Redován yesterday. The campaign was installed in the Plaza Miguel Hernández and moved to the IES Jaime de Sant Ángel, where, as explained by the mayor, Emilio Fernández, “he has become aware of the need to preserve our environment, because it is a commitment to everybody”.

The ‘Challenge of Recycling’ is a competitive challenge that aims to increase the rates of recovery and recycling of the containers that are deposited in the yellow containers (cans, bricks and plastic containers) and blue (cardboard and paper). What is proposed is that the withdrawal of this type of waste will increase in the coming weeks by 20% in the municipalities that have accepted the challenge, as is the case of Redován, so that whoever achieves or exceeds this figure will have the opportunity to allocate 6,000 euros to a non-profit entity.

 

 

Emilio Fernández, accompanied by the Councilor for the Environment, Ramón López, and the councilors of Culture and Employment, Clara Ezcurra and Maite Martínez respectively, has received the van, from which promotional material and a bag of linen have been distributed for the bread “that I encourage our neighbors to use, because it avoids plastic and also keeps our bread in better conditions”. The mayor has made a reflection on the tons of paper and plastic garbage that are generated in our homes, and has pointed out that these materials “are used uselessly”, giving as an example the fact that “we do not take plastic bags in the supermarket and yet we print a kilometer ticket on paper, something that we throw away when the new technologies could perfectly send us the ticket to our mobile phone. ”

Of course, the councilor has encouraged the people of Cordoba to participate in the ‘Challenge of Recycling’ because “we have to go from thinking about using things and throwing them away to think about reducing waste and recycling”. In this way, he added that “with the efforts of all we could improve the environment and prevent garbage from being a problem”, while he reminded that next June 5 is World Environment Day “and that precisely the The UN is dedicating its campaign this year to the reduction of plastic waste, especially in the sea. “

The mayor of Redován urges the Ministry of the Environment to act in the reforestation of the sierra

The mayor of Redován, Emilio Fernández, yesterday publicly asked the Ministry of Environment to act on the restoration project of the Sierra de Redován Public Mount. They called for her concert Environment, Ramon Lopez, and the independent deputy and spokesman for the Environment of the PP in Las Cortes Elisa Diaz, who became canalista in recent years Consistory Redovanense requests. Fernandez said that the City of Redován has since 2016 everything has requested from the Department of Environment, lowering to 125,000 euros the amount needed for the project that needs Redo to reforest the mountains and flora mantle of overstory ” we need to avoid runoff in the town in case of torrential rains, “said the mayor.

Fernandez has shown time his government team at the lack of action in recent years by the Generalitat, “because the plague of Tomicus destruenos wiped out 80% of our forest planted mass in the 50s last year precisely to prevent the rainwater from reaching the town, and have invested more than 300,000 euros in the affected pines that also constitute a serious fire hazard “. Thus, he explained that “all the documentation and all the projects that were asked of us have been presented, reducing even the cost for reforestation”. The surprise of the mayor and that led to his appearance yesterday was the letter received on March 29 “in which we were notified that nothing could be done with the excuse of the entry into force of the new Law on Public Sector Contracts , and that in 2019 we will see “. The councilor has said that “this is not the excuse to solve the problems that affect citizens, and we are seeing that the law ends and nothing has been done here”.

Upon notification from the City of Redován-mail was sent on April 4 “where we ask you to reconsider the position of the concierge, but so far not be answered or waiting to be played, so we will take the necessary measures because My case, as mayor, I have the obligation to defend the interests of my municipality. ” Elisa Diaz meanwhile criticized that has not been included in the budgets of the Generalitat in 2016, 2017 and even in this 2018 the necessary provision for undertaking the project affecting the Sierra de Redován and said entry force of the law is not an obstacle “because jobs have been contracted in other natural spaces of the Community under the Feder 20142010 Funds”. The regional deputy requested that the Generalitat Valenciana put the will “and make it on your list of priorities.”

Redován receives a grant from the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy

The Municipality of Redován has received, from the Environment area of ​​the Provincial Deputation, a subsidy for the realization of reference emission inventories, assessments of vulnerability and climate change risks, action plans for climate and sustainable energy, reports of follow-up and inventories of emissions of follow-up destined to municipalities adhered to the Covenant of the Mayors for the Climate and the Energy in the Province of Alicante for the annuity 2018.

The request submitted by the Consistorio redovanense has favorable reports and has been approved by the Committee on Environment, Energy Saving and Productive Sectors, so that the municipality of Redován is granted 1,190 euros for the completion of the Emissions Inventory of Follow-up (IES) -Presentation V-. CLICK HERE to see the full resolution.

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