After the earthquake of 5.6 degrees on the Richter scale happened yesterday 21st of October on Palafrugell, the mayor Juli Fernández has convened a press conference to explain the mesures that the city hall will take to solve the consequences of the earthquake.
The mayor's speech:
"First of all, we must present our condolences to the families of the victims, and we have decreed 3 days of mourning.
To normalize the situation on the city, emergency crews are working on the streets to remove the ruins of the fallen buildings, and searching for trapped people.
The matherial damages of the earthquake are not many important so the city hall has aproved a budget to rebuild the fallen buildings and compensate the families.
To prevent the possible damages that the city could receive, the department of town planning has aproved a new law that forces to the construction companies to reinforce the structures of the future buildings.
This earthquake has been a disaster that we couldn't have avoid, but we could prevent the futures earthquakes."
Dani Plata, Kevin Pila, Ivan Padilla.
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