Development close to Roman catacombs could be withdrawn

The site in Kercem.17/06/2017 (Times of Malta – Malta): The Planning Authority board will be deciding whether to withdraw a permit for a terraced house which could threaten Gozo’s only surviving Roman catacombs. The controversial permit given to the development at a protected site in Għar Għerduf, Kercem, has triggered off protests from NGOs and residents. In a statement this afternoon, the PA said when the application was being processed, the Planning Directorate considered the zone as a Class B archaeology site. However, government records show the site had been protected as a Class A category (top protection) until October 2000. The same discrepancy was shown on the PA’s electronic system used by the Planning Directorate when the application was evaluated…

https://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20170617/local/development-close-to-roman-catacombs-could-be-withdrawn.650968

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