Here we go for some snippets this week:
New Cycle Lane In Playa Blanca
A new 1KM stretch of cycle lane is being marked out on along Avenida Papagayo, joining this road, which is used by tourists and locals regularly, with the main road through the resort.
Water Interruption In Some Areas
Water supplies are affected currently in the areas of Montaña Blanca, Guime, Tias, La Asomada, Conil, Uga, Yaiza and El Golfo, following damage yesterday in the pump system at Las Breñas. Canal Gestión hope supplies will be back on tomorrow morning, 15th May, following emergency repairs. Properties here are required to have an aljibe, or water reservoir, so consumers should never be without water.
Highest May Temperature Recorded in Lanzarote
A temperature of 42.4 Centigrade (108F) was recorded at Lanzarote airport yesterday, making the island the hottest in The Canaries, and setting a record for May temperatures here, blitzing the previous high of 36 degrees recorded in May 1986.
Major Resurfacing Works In Puerto del Carmen
Tias town hall has announced an ambitious road resurfacing programme which will see 10 roads and streets in the municipality resurfaced between now and July, including the famous Avenida, or “Strip.” Work on The Strip will start after the Ironman event on 23rd May.
Puerto del Carmen Beaches Only Blue Flag Beaches In Lanzarote
The beaches at Matagorda, Los Pocillos, Playa Grande and Playa Chica in Puerto del Carmen have all retained their blue flag status. Playa Las Cucharas in Costa Teguise has lost the status for 2015, meaning that Puerto del Carmen now has the island’s only qualifying beaches.
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