The old school of Los Salesianos de Guia in Gran Canaria will become a multifunctional health centre, and with the expansion of the Tarazona Health Centre, will cover the current demand for health needs of the northern region of the island.
This project will have an investment of over 30 million euros, and is reported to be the largest budget the island government has ever allocated to this municipality.
Following the agreement with the Bishopric to transfer the school grounds to the Island Government, it expects to tender the works this year to convert the former school of Los Salesianos into a residence and day centre in response to local demands that had collected over 16,000 signatures.
This new health centre and social care centre means that 150 places will be created for elderly residents in north of the island. However, there is also investment planned for economic development, such as work to create 70 new parking spaces and enhance the Open Commercial Zone of Guia and the agricultural market.
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