Totana has today a new library named "José María Munuera and Abbey, built in the neighborhood of El Parral, which will open soon to the public with the library collection of over 2,500 books, initially.
The Mayor of Totana, José Martínez Andreo, has been commissioned to inaugurate the library along with the mayor of Culture, Esther Esparza, and the secretary general of the Government Office, Juan José Camarasa.
With these works promoting the neighborhood of El Parral, an educational center which also houses the Centre for Child Care "Pepita López Gandía" IES "Juan de la Cierva", two schools and new construction to replace the Colegio de La Cruz.
The works have consisted with a budget of 601,589 euros, funded through the Local Investment Fund.
The new library building has two floors with a total built area of â€‹â€‹600 square meters.
In the upper floor houses the library with two distinct sections, one for adults and a child, and downstairs is installed a study room of 66 square meters, with capacity for 60 people.
Building, which is projected on a plot of 1,200 meters, transfer to the municipality, has been built adapted for people with physical disabilities, including, adapted toilets and changing rooms and ramps in all areas with slopes.
It also has room for children, computers and periodicals.
The mayor of Culture has indicated that it has built adapted for people with physical disabilities, including, adapted toilets and changing rooms, the projected gap for the installation of an elevator adapted and ramps in all areas with slopes.
Also explained that the main function of this infrastructure is to facilitate the use and disclosure of documents that require users to meet their information needs, research, educational or recreational, counting with qualified staff.
Gradually, as Esparza, will be improved Library Service to ensure a broad base of bibliographic and documentary that allows users and neighbors of Totana meet its goals of teaching, study and research
Totana Mayor recalled that during the four year term the government team has undertaken major infrastructure funded by the City Council, the Autonomous Community and the Central Government.
So, has indicated that it has bet has been marked by bringing municipal services to each area, neighborhood and hamlet in order to improve the quality of life for residents.
For his part, Juan José Camarasa recalled that through State Funds 2009 and 2010 the town of Totana has received 8.2 million has enabled the development of 40 projects.
Moreover, inter alia, expressed his satisfaction with the choice of projects to be launched in Totana.