THE CITY OF TERUEL WORKS TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NEW COUNCIL OF CITIZEN PARTICIPATION



THE CITY OF TERUEL WORKS TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NEW COUNCIL OF CITIZEN PARTICIPATION

18/07/2015.-the city of Teruel, through the Department of open Government, works to the establishment of the new Council of citizen participation of the city. Municipal citizen participation regulation regulates the implementation underway this organ of citizen participation.

 

 

The city of Teruel is working to be able to constitute the new Council of citizen participation as soon as possible. From the associate Department of open Government, whose responsible is Rocio Vargas happy, it is working on the adaptation of the catalogue of the different types of existing in the municipality associations to subsequently organize the process of election of its members. In the last legislature modified the municipal regulation of citizen participation, which regulates the implementation of this body, after the development of a participatory process that called the associative fabric Teruel.

 

 

For this renovation, according to the procedure regulated in the aforementioned regulation of citizen participation, are currently a series of consultations about 300 associations contained in the municipal register. Both aiming to update their data as reclassify some of them depending on the type of activities, as agreed with the previous Council of citizen participation. It's debugging data that have associations and reporting in appropriate cases the change of allegiance by typology of the Association. This is the case, for example, of associations of parents of pupils that it was decided to include under the type of cultural associations. After all, and once finished the procedure of hearing will start preparations for the election of representatives of the Council.

 

 

In the current catalogue include 21 associations of neighbors, 79 sporting, cultural 106, 11 recreational and youth and social 76. Each of these groups of associations shall have one representative, with the exception of the neighborhood which will have 2. This is one of the differences with respect to the preceding Council, derived from the modification of the regulation as a result of the participatory process. In addition, also must choose a representative professional associations, which is another new feature. In total, the number of representatives of the associations would become 7, which should add more elected two in representation of the Adviser sector of childhood and adolescence, and the local development Council. Other innovations for the establishment of the new Council include the fact that each political group municipal will also have a representative (6) and that the districts of the city through two of their pedaneos mayors will be represented. To be elected, previously elections in the districts will be held to determine who will be their pedaneos mayors during this parliamentary term.

 

 

The commitment acquired in the development of the participatory process, and exhibited at the meeting of return of the same, was that the majority of the Council representatives would come from associations against the set of political representatives in the same organ. And indeed, the forecasts are that the next Council of participation of Teruel is composed by: 9 representatives of associations, 7 of every typology of associations and 2 sectoral Councils, in addition to eight members belonging to different political groups with municipal representation.