The municipality of El Sauzal It enters the year 2022 with important improvements in its road network, which will continue in the first months of this year, thanks to investments financed with the City Council’s own funds. The entrances to Ravelo have improved significantly with the opening of the new Corrocho road, the improvement of Corraletes, the start of the reforms of the Camino Real Orotava and the performance on Lomo Piedras street, where the Cabildo of Tenerife invested 1.2 million euros. In addition, in other areas of the municipality the pedestrian corridor of Las Breñas and it has intervened in streets of the old town or of the La Primavera or La Baranda urbanizations.
The mayor of El Sauzal, Mariano Pérez (CC), remember that a remainder of 1.7 million euros has been allocated to different actions in road matters, as in Cuesta de los Abales, El Pozo or San Cristóbal streets, and that only in one of the most important sections of the Camino Real OrotavaIn Ravelo, works are currently being carried out that “will have a final cost of about 2 million euros more.” These are asphalted, but also urban improvements, with new sections of sidewalks, parking lots, gutter repair, installation of basic service networks or signaling.
Pérez considers that interventions in the street Lomo Piedras, Corraletes and the new Corrocho road represent a breakthrough for the communications of the Ravelo neighborhood, where more than 3,600 residents reside. “We have improved Corraletes, which has been able to become a one-way road thanks to the downward opening of the new Corrocho road, which also incorporates new parking spaces and offers spectacular views. In addition, the Cabildo improved Lomo Piedras street, which is another road widely used by residents in this area of the municipality, ”he details.
The best of the road to Las Breñas, where there is now a pedestrian walkway that connects with the neighboring municipality of La Matanza, is another important advance for the mayor, “since it allows pedestrians to travel safely and, in addition, connect with the Paseo de la Costa de Acentejo ».
The works in the Camino Real Orotava They are now 10% complete, but they are expected to be completed in the summer of 2022. “This is a comprehensive improvement, which will force us to move around twenty palm trees. We are talking about 700 meters of an urban road that will gain accessibility, comfort and aesthetics ”, Mariano Pérez advances.
The good financial situation of El Sauzal City Council it has allowed the execution of these works with its own funds, but for the mayor of Sauzalero “none of this would have been possible without the great work carried out by the Consistory staff. I have some technicians who do an impressive job and who always help us get all the work done, always looking for solutions to every problem we come across. ”
Ravelo entrances and exits
The entrances and exits to the Ravelo suburban neighborhood have improved notably with the new Corrocho road, the improvement of Corraletes and Lomo Piedras streets, and the actions undertaken in various sections of the Camino Real Orotava, which will continue in the coming months transforming with an ambitious improvement budgeted by the City Council at about two million euros.