The Mayor of Totana, José Martínez Andreo, held a meeting with representatives of political groups, unions, workers and consultants to present the main lines of work that will build the Second Economic and Financial Plan of the City, in order to achieve an effective document and as much consensus as possible.
For the preparation of II Economic and Financial Plan of the City of Totana has established three working guidelines such as improving management to reduce current expenditures, increasing revenue and finding new sources of funding and improving management of human resources for the containment and / or reducing personal chapter.
City Councilman recalled that in July 2007, the city council approved a Financial Officer I plan aimed at improving the economic situation of the institution, and "thanks to this initiative has achieved some important successes in order to maintain Consistory fiscal stability and public resources to optimize efficiency and quality, "he said.
Among the measures implemented through the Finance Plan I include the outsourcing of services, reducing staff costs, centralized purchasing system, oversight of all expenditures and reducing wasteful spending.
He also made a positive assessment of these achievements, as it has managed to contain public debt, and the first five months of this year has reached 5 million euros to reduce current spending and staffing has been reduced the budget 45 to 36 million euros, and there have been a 20 percent subsidy of the Autonomous Region, among other improvements.
In this sense, Martínez Andreo, said that given the brutal decline in revenues, the Town Hall has seen the need to produce a second economic and financial plan to flesh out the measures already taken and consider other new .