By Euro Weekly News Media • 17 February 2011 • 10:16
POSTAL DELIVERIES: Staff shortages in Campohermoso (Nijar) mean posties having to work in searing heat
Photo credit: CC/Tiia Monto
THE sliproad to Torremolinos from the A-7 motorway, exit 227, will be closed for a month from today (Thursday). People driving to Torremolinos on the A-7 are expected to face tailbacks as traffic will be channeled to the Arroyo de la Miel exit (222) or Los Alamos exit (229).
Several people who commute to work in Arroyo de la Miel from Malaga and Fuengirola told EWN they expect traffic jams on the already busy Arroyo exit.
The closure of the exit will allow works to continue on the ring road which will connect the road to the Guadalhorce Motorway at the area near Campanillas.
The news comes just weeks after Partido Popular President in Andalucia, Javier Arenas, announced he has joined the KM222 association created to demand improved access to Benalmadena from the A-7 motorway.
The campaign began in January and has collected more than 2,000 signatures in favour of creating another slip road from the motorway to prevent the tailbacks which are a daily occurrence at exit 222 to Benalmadena at key times of the day.
Share this story
Subscribe to our Euro Weekly News alerts to get the latest stories into your inbox!
By signing up, you will create a Euro Weekly News account if you don’t already have one. Review our
Share your story with us by emailing [email protected], by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page www.facebook.com/EuroWeeklyNews
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Download our media pack in either English or Spanish.