More than a score of Local Police and Civil Protection officers integrate from today the Security and Emergency device on the occasion of the "All Saints" festival, which is activated on Tuesday and end on Friday, November 2, coinciding with the celebration of the traditional Mass of Souls (5:00 pm).
According to sources of the Department of Public Safety and Emergency, two patrols of the Local Police will remain in the vicinity and bordering areas of the municipal "Nuestra Señora del Carmen" in morning and afternoon shifts during these days in order to provide coverage to This traffic and security service in the area.
In addition, the device will also have 8 Civil Protection volunteers, who coordinated by Local Police, will perform control tasks of vehicle and pedestrian access in the parking spaces and access roads to and from the cemetery.
In the last few weeks, both the municipal workers and the workers of the service concessionaire have carried out numerous reinforcement works for the improvement and improvement of the cemetery in order to have it in the best possible conditions as of this coming weekend, in which visits to it are already increasing.
Among these, the work of gardening and plumbing of the cemetery, the cleaning of the ravine that surrounds the cemetery that is used for parking during these days-, change of the faucets in the enclosure, the improvement of the entrance for the handicapped and the deep cleaning of all spaces.
Wheelchair service for the disabled
The councilman of Services to the City and Cemetery, Víctor Balsas, thanks the invaluable collaboration of Local Police and Civil Protection during the days of the security and emergency device;
and informs that a wheelchair service will be enabled on November 1 and 2 for disabled persons.
The Department recalls that the companies that are carrying out works inside the Municipal Cemetery "Our Lady of Carmen", since yesterday October 29, will have to cease to perform these actions in order that the site is in the proper conditions of cleaning and decoration for these days of the festival of All Saints.
Once celebrated the day of Las Animas, on November 2, will be able to restart the works that had been pending or are going to be executed, as explained by the mayor Balsas.
Similarly, it is reported that, during this period of time, access to all types of vehicles is restricted for placement of flowers at the following times: October 31, 6 to 8 hours;
from 14 to 15 hours and from 19 to 23 hours;
and days 1 and 2 of November: from 6 to 8 hours, respectively.