Water supplies in Taormina, first disconnections amid controversy and serious accusations


By John

The shears he announced he had purchased online to personally “cut” the water of delinquent taxpayers has not yet materialized, but the gaps have already begun and there is no shortage of controversy in the city.
Mayor Cateno De Luca, after having announced the interruption of the water supply to five users owed to the Municipality, he returned to the subject yesterday by denouncing a discovery made by the municipal services company, which also deals with the management of the Taormina aqueduct, which intervened to close the supply to a non-domestic user.
«A person from an important hotel contacted me – said the mayor – asking if there were problems in the supply of water in that street. I forwarded the report to Asm, who informed me that he had detachment was carried out in that structure given the presence of unauthorized users. I sent the response to the hotel and all hell happened – continued De Luca – municipal employees also intervened but I don’t understand in what capacity, almost ordering the ASM operator to reconnect the users, otherwise the Municipality would have been reported”.
A story that the mayor of Taormina reconstructed publicly after various discussions with the president of Asm, Giuseppe Campagna, and the general director of the Municipality, Giuseppe Bartorillaannouncing further insights in the coming hours.