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Hamilton Ruiz: Educator at Heart and Politician by Profession
At 71, former councilman, legislator and ambassador Hamilton Ruiz Cascante is still active in the community, although from a place with a less public profile. “Don Hamilton,” as he is known in the city of Nicoya, was born on a hot December 11th in 1941 in Lagunilla of Santa Cruz.
Change Seeks to Speed Up Traffic Flow in Nicoya
The project to change the direction of traffic in Nicoya, which initiated in 2010, is now in advanced stages. These changes would make entering and leaving the downtown area of the city by vehicle easier.
Funds Raised by Samara Fiestas Reduced by Unfulfilled Contract
The fiestas held from December 27th to January 1st raised about 5 million colones ($10,000) to support community projects, but the figure could be almost 3 million colones ($6000) more if a contractor from Liberia would pay up, estimated Emilse Steller Ramirez, Treasurer of the Samara Progressive Association.
Nosara Center’s Aqueduct Lacks Functional Sanitary Permit
The Ministry of Health is giving the Nosara ASADA until February 21, 2013 to comply with the sanitary order issued on January 9 to obtain the functional sanitary permit. This order is the result of the physical sanitary inspection conducted on November 16 as a result of suspicion that the water was causing symptoms like diarrhea and vomiting suffered by students at Serapio Lopez School.
John Fraiser Building in Nosara Center Will Be Repaired
The Ministry of Health ordered the urgent repair of the five-story building located in the center of Nosara.