The residents of the Sidi Bennour area of the municipality of Maalma, in the wilaya of Algiers, raised a number of demands; Similar to the provision of natural gas, transportation, and health facilities, explaining in their conversation with “Evening“The delegated governor of the administrative district of Sidi Abdallah, who responded to their call, stressed the need to ensure his interests with the various shortcomings in the region. Sidi Bennour in the municipality of Maalma, which is considered among the first residential neighborhoods to be built within the scope of the new city of Sidi Abdallah. Its residents, after their deportation from the central municipality of Algiers to decent social housing located in the same area, were dreaming of a new, luxurious life, but they collided with a bitter reality, in which the simplest priorities are absent. good life.
The gas is absent in the height of the bitter cold
One of the most important demands of the residents of the Sidi Bennour region is the provision of a natural gas network, which must be available, especially in these cold days, in addition to some other things. styled The water and sewage networks, where the residents confirmed to “Evening“ That project owners deliberately hand over their projects without finishing the most accurate points that are important in the citizen’s daily life; Like the residents of Sidi Bennour, who have complained about the absence of connecting their homes to the natural gas network since they joined it more than 14 year. Accordingly, they renewed their insistent demand that their homes be linked to this article, pointing to their suffering with this phenomenon, which forces them to move towards petrol stations. for filling butane vials; Where their suffering is exacerbated, according to their statements, especially in the winter season. As their homes turn into refrigerators, it is difficult to live in them.
Health services are absent
Residents of the region also talked about the necessary things that must be available even in small villages in the countryside, which is to support the region with health facilities, whose services are unmatched by any other service, regretting that these structures were not included in the housing projects, and they said that their absence pays for it. The population, who finds themselves every time, is faced with the inevitability of searching for a facility that provides the most basic health services. The residents of Sidi Bennour, who are forced to move to Zeralda Hospital in urgent health cases, stated that the area has a very small treatment room, which does not meet the needs of more than two thousand residents of the neighborhood, demanding at the same time the establishment of other health facilities, as well as the completion of treatment rooms. It will make it more difficult to get to the hospital.-
Transfer and isolation
Another problem I ran into “Evening“, represented in the absence of transportation services that exhausted the residents of the Sidi Bennour region; What exacerbated their suffering, and brought them into almost complete isolation; As these people contacted the municipality’s interests many times, according to what was stated by some, who confirmed that they demanded a lot to provide transportation, which is almost non-existent. This prompted them to resort to illegal taxi services “clundestan“known for exploiting opportunities in order to drain the pockets of citizens, and accordingly, the residents of Sidi Bennour demand the rapid intervention of the authorities, to provide transportation, and to lift them from their isolation.--
Sidi Abdallah district is moving
On the other hand, the delegated governor of the administrative district of Sidi Abdallah stressed the need to take care of the various shortcomings recorded by the Sidi Bennour region. As it directed a number of instructions to the frameworks of its boycott, stipulating the need to take care of the various deficiencies; Such as providing the region with natural gas, preparing health neighborhood facilities, and preparing the external environment, such as the road network, external lighting, even transportation, and creating green spaces, as well as sports, recreational and cultural neighborhood spaces, as well as neighborhood commercial spaces. And instructions were given to the managing director, according to which the area would be supplied with natural gas. The Managing Director of Energy, in coordination with the Director of the Electricity and Gas Distribution Company, was assigned to raise reservations, while facilitating the task of the contracting company in charge of completion. With regard to the restoration of the treatment hall, the governor ordered the expediting of administrative procedures related to the restoration of the treatment hall. It also continued with regard to preparing the road and repairing the lighting network. The interests of the new city authority were assigned to resurrect the project on the one hand, and the managing director of urban management was assigned to reconsider the problem of public lighting on the other hand.
Regarding transportation and the removal of isolation from the region, a correspondence was sent to the Transport Directorate; In order to program urban transport lines, and to study the possibility of preparing the road leading to the train station in coordination with the Sub-Directorate of Public Works, and to create green spaces. A large-scale campaign will be programmed, in coordination with the interests of the municipality of Al-Maalma and the state public institution, to prepare the spaces. As for the neighboring sports, recreational and cultural facilities, two neighboring stadiums have been completed, with the park being reconfigured. The Managing Director of Youth and Sports was also tasked with diagnosing the state of sports facilities in the region, and studying the possibility of re-establishing them. Regarding commercial spaces, a mixed committee will be briefed to move around the neighborhood market, and to find out the current status of this facility.