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Madrid City Council and the Ministry of Development Want the Ministry of Defence to Hand Over Land to ‘Operación Campamento’

Minister José Luis Ábalos and the mayor of Madrid want the Ministry of Defence to hand over the land, but the Minister for Defence says that the operation will only be carried out through a purchase.

Exhibition halls at the Campamento Military Station. Photo by MCP.

Madrid City Council and the Ministry of Transport, Mobility and the Urban Agenda have created a common front to convince the Ministry of Defence to hand over land to ‘Operation Campamento’, according to El Confidencial.

The portfolio that the administrations are interested in comprises a batch of plots extending over almost nine million square meters. Some of the land already has the necessary planning permission for the construction of up to 10,700 homes.

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