The Town Council of Calp has launched a campaign to ask for the collaboration of citizens in order to deposit the waste in the appropriate bins and at the appropriate times in each case. This is to avoid the deposit of garbage bags, cartons or household items outside the bins and at any time of the day as it has been detected several times, with the consequent non-compliance of the ordinance for road cleaning and solid waste.
The President of the Provincial Government and the Mayor of Calp, César Sánchez, visited the Environmental Volunteering Work Camp that the Diputación de Alicante develops this summer in Calp, which main objectives are the forest fires prevention in the Marina Alta and informing, raising awareness and promoting care and respect for nature.
Calp’s Town Council has sent a letter to Coca-Cola España asking for the inclusion of the name of the municipality in the campaign "Comparte una Coca-Cola con..." (Share a Coca-Cola with...) in which tourist destinations around the world are promoted, including 15 Spanish destinations.
Tomorrow ends the archaeological work camp in the site Baños de la Reina organized by the IVAJ in collaboration with Calp’s Town Council. A total of 22 young people, between 18 and 24 years old, coming from different parts of Spain and also from Serbia, Armenia, France and Italy, have participated since mid-July in this camp whose main objective is the adaptation of the Roman archaeological site surroundings.
Calp’s government approved yesterday the municipal budget for the current year; the document shows the balance regarding the expenses and income and amounts to 38,699,150 Euros, which represents an increase of 2,372,575 Euros compared to the budget of 2016, and an increase of 11.88% in percentage terms. In addition, the investment chapter amounts to 3,338,050 €, reflecting an increase of 2,046,700 € in investments compared to last year's budget.
Ten universities participate these days in the university sailing Spanish Championship taking part in the Calp's Club Náutico. The event, organised by the University of València and the Spanish Commitee for University Sports, has brought to Calp 61 persons, and 50 of them will participate in the competition.
One of the main objectives of Calp's touristic sector for many years is to de-seasonalise the touristic season and to attract visitors all year long. The different actions of the Department of Tourism are so oriented and begin to bear fruit.
The Town Council's plenary has approved the Plan Director Calp DTI, an ambitious project with the aim to turn Calp, in 5 years' time, in a touristic destination which is especially technological, but which goes even further, for the ultimate objective is to try to turn Calp in a more sustainable town through technology. This plan provides a continuity to the Touristic Promotion and Diversification approved in 2015 and to the investigation project on intelligent touristic destinations led by the University of Alicante for which Calp is a show destination.