The Mayor of Torre Pacheco, Antonio León, together with councilors of the Government Team, as well as the Chief Officer of the Local Police, Civil Guard Sergeant, Sergeant-Chief of the Mar Menor Fire Station, Civil Protection Coordinator of Torre Pacheco have held a coordination meeting on Tuesday, September 10 with the aim of coordinating the actions of the different municipal services and emergencies before the orange alert due to heavy rains declared by the AEMET for next Thursday, where rainfall of up to 100mm in 12 hours in the municipality.
Torre Pacheco activates the pre-emergency phase in the face of the forecast of heavy rains in coordination with the INUNMUR Plan, and both the municipal services, which have been working for days to prevent the consequences of rains and avenues, such as emergency services, are prepared to act in case of incidents of different types occur during the next few days.
The Councilor for Emergencies, Juan Salvador Sánchez Saura, has recommended to the neighbors "to avoid unnecessary displacements, and to inform themselves of the state of the roads before starting any trip or journey with their vehicles, calling the telephone of the Crazy Police, the 092 ".
For his part, the Mayor of Torre Pacheco, Antonio León, has indicated "the importance of these coordination meetings to be prepared for all contingencies, notwithstanding that the evolution of it is hitherto unpredictable."
León has indicated that "we are pending the evolution of the meteorological parts and notices of the competent authorities, not obstacles, the most important thing is to be prepared and work coordinated in this type of situation.
On the part of the attendees, the need to raise awareness among citizens to follow the information through official media, radio and public television, as well as share only the publications of official social networks, as well as follow indications of Civil Protection, Local Police and Civil Guard.
On the other hand, the population is reminded that, in an emergency, call 112.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Torre Pacheco