Santo Domingo. More than 100 social organizations, and authorities of San José de Ocoa and Monsenor Noel provinces demanded that the work on the North-South highway resume, and gave the government a 40 day deadline to disclose the contract with the contractor Odebrecht.
In a town hall meeting in the mountain town of Rancho Arriba, the groups also demanded that the work be and included in the 2013 budget.
In the event organized by the organizations attended 1,500 people, who called the road’s construction non-negotiable given its impact in to spur the economy and overall development of the two regions.
They asked the population to be on the alert during the entire construction process, to ensure its quality, so the money spent is managed transparently and to conclude it without interruption.