Active Interventions

Active Interventions

Ponta da Gaivota (Luz)

https://www.gofundme.com/f/tj6mbd-stop-the-destruction-of-praia-da-luz-natural-land?utm_campaign=p_cf+share-flow-1&utm_medium=copy_link&utm_source=customer The Associaçao Miradouro da Luz is campaigning to stop the construction of 29 villas on Reserva land at the site of one of the only remaining wild and open spaces in Praia da Luz. We believe this development is not legal. It does not comply with current planning laws, it does not meet the …

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Meia Praia

On April 15th 2021, a petition with 450 signatures against the urban subdivision project 7/2020 in Meia Praia, Lagos,  was delivered to the municipality, together with a letter of impugnation intent in case of approval.This development proposes to build over a large are from Meia Praia to Albardeira, without leaving any significant public green spaces …

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Help repair the steps to Cerrinho do Caracol (aka Miradouro da Luz)

The Cerrinho do Caracol, in Praia da Luz, Lagos, Portugal, is a very special landmark in this small coastal village, loved by all the residents. Unfortunately, it has been left unkept and unattended by years of neglect.  The Association Miradouro da Luz aims to bring it back to life in order to be enjoyed by everyone …

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Demolition of historical chimneys with stork nests in Lagos

White and black storks are birds of community interest whose conservation requires the designation of special protection zones. In the current version of DL 140/99, of 24 April – Rede Natura, it is forbidden to destroy, damage, collect or detain their nests and eggs, even when empty. Except in case of the existence of an …

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Campaign to encourage voting by EU citizens residing in Portugal

Information campaign with foreign communities resident in Portugal regarding the right to vote in local elections for all citizens of the European Union (including the UK registered until 31-12-2020) who are residents and register at the parish council (Junta de Freguesia) of residence. CAMPAIGN TO REGISTER TO VOTE: If you are a registered resident in …

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Cerrinho do Caracol (aka Miradouro da Luz) Planned Resort

The project of the ALLOTMENT (with the INTENTION of building a 5-storey hotel & apartments/houses in the future) on the Miradouro site (Cerrinho do Caracol) has now been approved, albeit with severe legal shortcomings. LEGAL ACTION The Association is preparing, with a team of lawyers and specialists, a challenge and judicial appeal against the order of March …

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