Florida municipality together with members of the civil defense of the commune and a large force of carabineros carried out an operation in which they took back about 50 street vendor stalls, plus 15 food carts. No arrest was registered.
This process, led by the mayor of La Florida, in both the eastern and western regions of the region, at the location 14 of Vicuña Macaena, Rodolfo Carter, Removed food carts from public streets, as well as some awnings and debris.
Given that it is a busy area, as it is close to the La Florida inter-urban bus terminal as well as the Bellavista de la Florida metro station, the street trade that was maintained in that area Obstruction to the free movement of pedestrians.
“It is a difficult subject, for one must have a heart of stone not to feel it clearly There are people who need to work. people who, because of that necessity, you have violated your own permissions, Because he is not allowed to stay overnight or fry on the street. Neither of these is allowed,” the authority said.
“But, of course, with a firm hand we must also recover the place. We will give a chance to those who have permission You can work with clear rules: you can’t fry on the street, you can’t cook on the street, and you can’t stay overnight, because the correlation is that assault, rape, or even murder can happen. Ultimately, what we’ve always said is, public space belongs to everyone, so it belongs to no one,” Mayor Carter concluded.
The municipality has informed that till the end big pots will be installed along with some idols. Stop more street vendors from coming.