! Murcia Today – The Lorca neighborhood gets a new community space for barbecues and events

Publication date: 06/22/2022

The new multipurpose venue in La Campana was built on the former football pitch

The mayor of Lorca, Diego José Mateos, inaugurated a new leisure area in La Campana, equipped with a park and a multipurpose field.

The new community space has been built on a 5,300 m2 plot, with room for La Campana residents to play sports on the 1,300 m2 multipurpose sports field. There is also a playground and a green space with trees and an automated irrigation system, with the aim of creating a new “green lung” for the city with all the advantages that entails, as well as a space barbecue with benches.

The work was carried out on the site of the former football pitch, located next to the neighborhood Social Centre.

Mayor Mateos announced that this new neighborhood will be named José Gabarrón “El Chupao”, in honor of the local resident who donated the land needed for the new construction, following a proposal made by the Neighborhood Association of La Campana.

He also pointed out that “this is another example of our commitment to improving and maintaining and creating new services in our neighborhoods, as well as creating new services to ensure the well-being of all residents. of our municipality and provide them with leisure spaces.

Image: Ayuntamiento de Lorca