The City Council has completed the comprehensive remodeling of the Antonio Naranjo Municipal Stadium in San Pedro Alcántara, an action that has focused on the reform of all elements of the field and bleachers with the aim of modernizing the facility and providing it with the necessary security. The mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, today visited the works together with the deputy mayor, Javier García, and pointed out that “we respond to the demands of users and, especially, UD San Pedro, positioning this infrastructure in the place where deserves ”, while highlighting that“ structural deficiencies have been solved, to prevent them from worsening, and accessibility has also been improved, with the creation of ramps and spaces for people with reduced mobility ”.
The councilor has indicated that “the club has had a magnificent season, which has been crowned with its promotion, and the City Council had to respond with a transformative project and attention to detail” and recalled that this Saturday, at 8:00 p.m., it will take place an event as important as the Antonio Naranjo Memorial, with the two local soccer teams, and in which homage will be paid to the figure that gives the stadium its name, respecting the established rules and capacity. It has specified that to this first phase, which has had an investment of more than 800,000 euros and has been completed in a period of ten months, a second one of energy efficiency will be added, which is pending to be tendered, and in which will renew the electrical installation, through the Sustainable and Integrated Urban Development Strategy (EDUSI) ‘Marbella, Sustainable City Model’, financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), within the framework of the Pluriregional Operational Program of Spain 2014 -2020.
The remodeling has been carried out on the ground floor of the main building, roofs, facades, bleachers and in the public toilets located under the stands and in the north, as well as in the 5-a-side football fields, with the incorporation of a system of irrigation network. Among the main actions, the installation of fixed seats, the improvement of the perimeter walls and the metallic carpentry, the reform of the box roof and the fitting out of the changing rooms and toilets of the enclosure stand out.