Roads that lead to the world famous Varadero beach resort are as important as the tourism complex. Work is currently underway to renovate the image aimed at improving the first site for those that tour the peninsula, located north of the western Cuban province of Matnzas.
Cuba: Accommodations Increase in Varadero Beach
Construction of homes without authorization and an increase in neighborhoods that do not comply with regulations are some illegalities that affect the work in the renovation and improvement of the economic and ecological value of the area with a growth in coming years of the tourism infrastructure and services of the beach resort.
You can still see huge containers that is out of tune with the landscape, constructions that violate urban regulations and other irregularities.
The response of the authorities is to put law and order in the area that coincides with Via Blanca from the Canimar River to the city of Cardenas in a strip from the road in the north to the coast and in the south approximately w kilometers.
Among some of the planning in the area where there are currently some 35 thousand people is to preserve the urban region, visual integration of public and private spaces and guarantee environmental protection.
Pedro Pablo Perez, Deputy Technical Director of Physical Planning in the province of Matanzas, a large part of the incompatible constructions have been eliminated but there is still a lack of consciousness among the population in an attempt to avoid the spread of new violations.
According to the expert there are three existing illegal neighborhood in the area of which are being submitted to a partial design plan that should be ready at the end of the year with the objective of arranging and adapt electricity, water and residual networks.
Authorities have identified some 140 containers belonging to the State that are being used by the population as homes, area to sell material, warehouses and garages. Some 20 have already been removed and the rest should be eliminated in the coming days.
Improvement is already perceptible, transformation in the landscapes and better lighting aimed at improving the view of the region and roads that lead to the main sun and beach resort in Cuba. / By Roberto Jesus Hernandez - ACN.