The City Council of La Nucía will have a municipal budget of de 27.695.986,00 euros. Thus, there will be “expansive budgets to combat the effects of the pandemic on the Nuciea society with 2.5 million in social emergency aid and subsidies,” according to the Consistory in a statement. “Municipal accounts that will combat the economic crisis and unemployment with 1.5 million in job training for the unemployed,” they added.
In 2021, the City Council of La Nucía will allocate a total of 2.5 million euros for social emergency aid (COVID-19 Family Assistance, Energy Poverty Assistance – electricity supply, Rental Assistance, Pangea, Day Center … etc) and municipal subsidies, to reach the neediest people in the municipality in this current “economic crisis”. This figure represents a quadruple tripling of the item compared to 2020. The nine subsidies that will be granted to IBI, University Transport, to the Bressol Children’s School, to the Garbage Rate, to the Recycling in Ecopark, to the Water Rate, to the the Permanent School for Adults, the Users of the Day Center and Escola d’Estiu students.
In addition, 1.5 million euros will be invested in training courses for the unemployed through different lines such as Et Formem, EMCORP, EMPUJU, Employment Workshop, School of Trades, EMCUJU … etc. In the 2021 budget, 2.2 million have been allocated to the investment chapter, with which the works of the Auxiliary Health Clinic of Bello Horizonte, Expansion of the System of Traffic Control Surveillance Chambers, Improvements in Cultural Equipment will be executed, Promote Electronic Administration with new computer equipment, Road and Asphalt Improvements, improvements to hydraulic infrastructures, 5th Phase of the implementation of the LED system in public lighting, expansion of the network of electric vehicle charging points… etc.
The City Council of La Nucía will have a budget of € 27,559,094.11 in 2021. and income of 27,695,986.00 euros, which will give a surplus of 136,891.89 euros. “The budget for 2021 will be an eminently social budget with 4 million euros to fight against the effects of the pandemic and the economic crisis in La Nucía. A historical figure in the municipal budget to try to alleviate an extraordinary situation like the current one. For this reason, the money allocated to Social Aid and subsidies will be quadrupled to reach 2.5 million euros in 2021. These are moments to help those most in need and families with fewer resources. In turn, to fight unemployment we will allocate 1.5 million in different lines and training courses. And finally, there are investor budgets to continue improving the quality of our citizens, with infrastructures such as the future Health Clinic of Bello Horizonte or the expansion of the Chamber System ”, says Bernabé Cano, mayor of La Nucía.
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