Breakthough for swimming pool admin mess

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

New management set for 25 year rule Sterlino in limbo After months or wrangling over the future of seven sporting plants, including the newly crowned Olympic swimming pool adjacent to the stadium, the comune has finally agreed on a plan. The public tender costing €110m was divided between Sogese, Uisp, Csi, 2000 Service, President Swimming […]

Porta a Porta with Merola

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

The Bolognese will soon have the unparalleled opportunity to get up close to their number one son: Virginio Merola. The mayor has decided to make Tuesday’s his very own ‘Porta a Porta’ for anyone who wants to meet with him face to face. The initiative will start on December 13th, 1730-1930 in Palazzo Comunale. Merola […]

Priolo drops bombshell on ‘People Mover’

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Newly baptized assessore Irene Priolo: “It’s problematic. City expansion is not enough (to validate it). ” It took years to get here. Delays, set backs and now that construction work has begun in earnest, Irene Priolo – Mayor of Calderara now doubling up as Minister for Transport – commented somewhat bitterly: “Since it’s started, there’s […]

“Il Gigante” may be closed but its still open

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Guided visits are open to the public while restoration work is ongoing at the site. The visits were initially limited till 10am in the mornings but with the overflow in bookings this is set to increase. In its first month, up to 1,200 people took a guided tour of the construction site and a tally […]