Create a “new world of art and ideas”, “a city within a city”. Old Oviedo “is falling” and this is an opportunity to regenerate it. Up to this point, everyone agrees. The reconversion of the industrial complex of the Oviedo gas factory is an opportunity to revitalize a neighborhood in decline. This is what the municipal government (PP and Cs), the opposition and neighborhood associations consider. The debate focuses on how to do it, if it is conserving its entirety or destroying a substantial part. The conflict originates from the start of demolition work on some buildings to proceed with the decontamination of the land.
From factory to cultural center: industrial spaces recovered to transform the city