ROADWORKS have started in Calle Balandro in the district of El Espinar, La Herradura (Almuñecar).
Plans are to level and repave the area and replace the water supply and sewage systems.
The project was put out to public tender and awarded to local company Barbero Jiemenez.
Calle Balandro has become the first of several streets to be improved in the area, after 40 years of requests from residents.
The project is expected to be completed within three months, with a budget of €56,146.38.