ABCGuadalajara Updated: 08/25/2020 18:48 Save Related news
The Platform in Defense of the Conventional Railroad in Guadalajara the replacement of the trains suppressed during the state of alarm has recurred.
After various meetings over the last few weeks, as well as the sending of different letters to Renfe, ADIF and the Ministry of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda, the Platform in Defense of the Conventional Railroad in Guadalajara has stated that it will not give up on their demands, until they achieve the replacement of all the suppressed trains on the Madrid-Arcos de Jalón-Zaragoza line, as published by the Sigüenza Town Hall on their social networks.
“For the maintenance of the rural world it is essential and essential to maintain basic services that we cannot allow to be eliminated,” said the Platform’s spokesman, Pedro Rubio, who has opined that “these services help to settle the population.”
This platform has pointed out that trains attract a specific activity of wealth such as tourism, generating many jobs that “are now in danger” and has considered that, given the demographic challenge to fight depopulation, it is “essential to bet for the rural world ».
For this reason, it has vindicated the maintenance of the trains, since it has emphasized that it will allow to give stability in the day to day and has underlined the urgency in the need for this replacement of frequencies, due to the proximity of the return to school.
«The railway serves to structure the territory, according to European regulations. It is a social and sustainable transport model that can avoid the effects of climate change. In addition, it is an irreplaceable backbone for our peoples, “concluded the spokesperson.