The president of the Parish Council of Estrela said on Tuesday that he will ask for a legal analysis of the contract signed between the Lisbon Chamber and singer Madonna, with a view to transferring the courtyard of the Pombal Palace for parking. "I do not want to believe that there are illnesses with the contract established [entre o município e a artista]", began by saying Luis Newton to the agency Lusa, in the margins of the plenary meeting of the Municipal Assembly of Lisbon
The president of the Meeting of the Star, parish where it inserts the site ceded by the Lisbon City Council, said it will "assess the adequacy" of the municipal space use concession, disclosed by the municipality on Monday. More specifically, Luis Newton wants to "analyze the contract legally" to assess "whether it is in fact made in the light of the regulation for the citizens of Lisbon."
The document points out that the municipality of Lisbon grants " of Rua Pombal, located at Rua das Janelas Verdes, numbers 35 to 41 ", for 720 euros per month, but access to the interior of the property is not allowed.
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"What matters is that the community did not have access to the same solutions in terms of parking, which should have been ensured by the Chamber," said the president of the Municipality of Patrimonial Management, António Furtado.
The president of the junta accuses the executive led by Fernando Medina (PS) of "lack of seriousness" in this process, claiming that in 2016 asked for a list of spaces that could be used for parking, but "not one was available level.
Luís Newton defended that "Lisbon City Hall should have said that the space should be for residents," adding that, "if the space, however, became vacant, the House should have informed the Board, in that zone, any five places are valuable, let alone 15 ". In the recitals of the document signed between the municipality and Madonna, the Chamber explained that "it is appropriate and convenient to adopt measures that may prevent abusive / disorderly parking on Rua das Janelas Verdes."
In the document it is also pointed out that " which at the moment is unoccupied and has an interior space which has always been used for parking ", and at the time the Chamber stressed that it" could not be foreseen "to" need the space in question in the short term "
a note issued on Monday by the municipality added that "the amount in question results from the application provided for in the Table of Prices and other Municipal Revenues, approved by the Municipal Assembly and to which the Clearinghouse is bound, which is used to calculate the amount to be collected in all the similar contracts. "
In the note, the capital's Chamber stated that" it can not make the space in question in a definitive car park, d "
On Saturday, the newspaper Expresso reported that the Lisbon Chamber gave ground to the American singer, who needed space to park 15 vehicles during the course of works in the house you purchased.