Resort to the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) It is the best alternative to carry out the works on Line 4 and the expansion of the El Ahogado treatment plant. Given the impossibility for the Federal Government to deliver the necessary resources, said deputy Gerardo Quirino Velázquez Chávez, coordinator of the Citizen Movement faction in the Jalisco Congress.
The emecista legislator argued that the train line to Tlajomulco is a desired project for thousands of people who live or work in the municipalityhighlighted that it will be accompanied by the reorganization of public transport in the area with the implementation of service basin vans that will replace motorcycle taxis.
“The idea is that we find consensus with the parliamentary groups with which we have had work tables. Once the proposal is approved, the national call will be opened to generate the public tender and choose the company that will participate”, he commented.
For her part, the deputy Claudia Salas Rodríguez, president of the Finance Commission, reported that they are finishing preparing the opinions to present them and be able to meet in the Commission and later in the plenary session of the Legislative, tentatively next Thursday. She explained that once the co-investment is endorsed, the bidding rules must be issued and the process carried out to choose the company that presents the best proposal and then sign the contract.
“This initiative requires a qualified majority, that is, at least 26 votes, we hope that it will be voted unanimously because they are two important projects, one that has to do with the right to mobility and the other with the care of the environment and water” , plot.
Congress will vote on the initiatives to authorize the state government to sign a co-investment contract with the individual that invest five thousand 725 million pesos in exchange for having the concession of the L4 collection system for up to 36 years. In the case of the expansion of the El Ahogado treatment plant, the individual will invest one thousand 157 million pesos and as compensation will receive just over 340 million for 18 years.