| To analyze the evolution of the pandemic and share new measures that help to control its expansion | The meeting, chaired by the mayor, has the direct involvement of the health authorities, commanders of the Security Forces and Bodies, as well as those responsible for the departments of Health, Public Services, Citizen Security and EducationAt the end of it and complying with the principles of information and transparency that mark the municipal management of the coronavirus crisis, the latest data communicated to the Consistory by the Primary Care Team have been provided, which have risen to a total of 27 casesAmong the measures of municipal competence in educational matters is the reinforcement of cleaning and disinfection in the surroundings and interior of centers, the control of access to them and the implementation of the guardian police, among othersLikewise, the Department of Education makes various public spaces available to the Autonomous Community in case it needs dissuasive places where to teach before the decrease in the ratio or the number of students per classThe mayor has once again called for social and individual responsibility, avoiding celebrations and strictly complying with all the rules and recommendations of the health authorities of the Region of Murcia, which today have reduced the maximum number of people in private meetings to 6 and to 30 the of celebrations such as weddings or communions"Currently, and in the absence of a vaccine, social involvement continues to be the main retaining wall," he stressedConvened by the City Council of Caravaca de la Cruz, a new meeting of the Local Monitoring Committee of COVID-19 has been held.
A cross-sectional meeting with different areas and public institutions whose main objective is to analyze the incidence of the pandemic in the municipality and plan measures to control and stop its expansion.The mayor, José Francisco García, who has chaired the committee, has stressed that "the situation of maximum instability that the whole country suffers requires that we be on permanent alert and updating, demanding a tireless work by public administrations so as not to lose view the situation and do everything possible, and almost the impossible, with the mission of acting with the greatest diligence and responsibility within our powers.
"The meeting also had the participation of the manager and the medical deputy director of Health area IV, Mercedes Barba and Antonio Jesús Sánchez, respectively, as well as the captain of the Civil Guard, Luis Belda; the chief inspector of the Local Police, Juan Moya, and the councilors responsible for the areas of Citizen Security, José Santiago Villa; Health, Mónica Sánchez, and Education, Pepe Fernández Tudela.Health dataAt the end of it, and complying with the principles of information and transparency that mark the municipal management of the coronavirus crisis, the latest health data transmitted to the Consistory by the Primary Care Team has been provided, which amounts to a total of 27 cases and three neighbors admitted to the General University Hospital Los Arcos de San Javier."Despite the increase in infections, there is no health collapse and public assistance is guaranteed with all active protocols," said the mayor, who said that "we must exercise extreme caution and individual responsibility, strictly complying with all the norms and recommendations of the health authorities and avoiding private celebrations ".
"Currently, and in the absence of a vaccine, social involvement continues to be the main retaining wall," he added.José Francisco García has influenced the message addressed to the whole of the local society, especially the younger ones: "I know that something very drastic and unprecedented was asked of us and that is to change our daily habits of life.
We have done it and we are seeing how the sacrifice should continue because it depends largely on us not to throw this tough fight to the ground and make the situation worse.
"On the day yesterday, Sunday 23, 259 new positives were confirmed throughout the regional territory, six of which belong to the municipality of Caravaca, which, together with the positives of the last days (3 on Thursday; 5 on Friday and 6 on Saturday ), add up to a total of 27 cases today in the municipality.
In the Region of Murcia there are more than two thousand people affected by coronavirus and in Spain the figure rises to 342,813 cases.Municipal measuresIn addition to addressing the data of the pandemic in the municipality and analyzing the status of the contacts, the Local Monitoring Committee of COVID-19 has put on the table a series of measures that will mark the activity during the coming days.Among these, those that correspond to the area of ??Education stand out, before the next start of the school year.
In this sense, and while waiting for the meeting where the common guidelines for the autonomous communities will be marked by the Ministry of Education of the Government of Spain, the City Council has planned the measures that affect its powers and that will be complemented with those of the Ministry of Education.
The councilors of this educational matter of all the municipalities have held a meeting this morning with the educational authorities of the Autonomous Community and the Caravacan City Council itself has called a meeting with the directors of the centers for tomorrow, Tuesday.On the part of the departments of Health and Public Services, a reinforcement of the Municipal Cleaning and Disinfection Plan of the surroundings and interiors of the educational centers will be carried out.
In this sense, it has been anticipated that coordination meetings are being held between the service concession companies, the educational centers and the City Council to define a contingency plan based on a series of established requirements.
The disinfection in the vicinity of educational centers will be carried out by the municipal cleaning service, Urban Environment.The Department of Public Safety has planned, with the Local Police headquarters, different actions aimed at controlling access to schools, with loading and unloading areas and signage, among other aspects.Thus, another of the measures already agreed is the implementation of the 'Guardian Police', who leaves the patrol shifts to have exclusive dedication to the educational field, working directly for the management of the centers, with school hours.
Among the functions of the figure of the guardian police officer, the control of absenteeism, the awareness talks on various matters, with special incidence now in the prevention of the Covid-19 pandemic stand out.On the other hand, the Department of Education has prepared a list of public and other private spaces that it makes available in case the Department of Education of the Autonomous Community needs to have them as dissuasive places where to teach classes in the face of the decrease in the ratio or the number of students per class.
Places such as the Casa de la Cruz, the Festival Museum, the UNED Distance University building, the 24-hour Study Room or, in the morning, the Official School of Languages ??and the Conservatory."The competences in education are those of the Ministry, but we are at your complete disposal to collaborate in everything that is transmitted to us, just as we are going to go hand in hand with the associations of parents of students and directors of the centers.
Of course, we guarantee the fulfillment of the municipal competences regarding the maintenance of the centers and other measures ", the mayor concluded.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Caravaca de la Cruz