Central Council of Modern Monuments green lights Elliniko mixed-use project

23 August 2019
540 Views

A day after the unanimous decision by the Central Archaeological Council (KAS), which paved the way for the lifting of restrictions in the mixed-use development of the former Athens airport at Elliniko, a second obstacle was overcome, as the Central Council of Modern Monuments (CSNM) decided on Thursday that architectural and environmental impact studies for projects on any intervention in the designated newer monuments and their protected areas will be submitted to the relevant departments of the Ministry of Culture which is responsible for the issue of the four buildings in the Hellenic Metropolitan Park.

The creation of a parking lot within the protection zone of the “SAARINER” building was accepted. The problem was solved as the space is underground and does not run counter to the area outside the municipality’s jurisdiction.

The Greek Minister for Culture, Lina Mendoni said after the ruling that “Greece could now enter firmly and dynamically on a path of growth, returning to normalcy”.

You may be interested

Confrontation between Dendias & Cavusoglu at the press conference
POLITICS
shares68 views
POLITICS
shares68 views

Confrontation between Dendias & Cavusoglu at the press conference

makis - Apr 15, 2021

Diplomatic etiquette was cast aside in an astonishing joint press conference between Greek Foreign minister Nios Dendias and his Turkish…

Russia suspends flights to Turkey
DEFENCE
shares49 views
DEFENCE
shares49 views

Russia suspends flights to Turkey

Panos - Apr 15, 2021

Russia will restrict flights to and from Turkey from April 15 to June 1 due to a rise in COVID-19…

EU member-states agree to issue Covid-19 travel certificate
GREECE
shares71 views
GREECE
shares71 views

EU member-states agree to issue Covid-19 travel certificate

Panos - Apr 15, 2021

European Union countries today formally agreed to issue Covid travel certificates as a step towards reopening tourism this summer with…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.