The Municipality of Sorocaba, through the Secretariat for Environment, Protection and Animal Welfare (SEMA), opened on Saturday morning (22) the first pet place in Parque “Carlos Alberto de Sousa”, in Campolem. , again, the current administration’s commitment to the animal cause.
The construction was carried out through a public-private partnership with CRB Construtura. “It is a pleasure to be here with you. CRB has been a great partner to the municipality, not only in the opening of Pet Place, but also in other equally important initiatives, demonstrating, once again, the importance of partnerships with the private sector to bring about resilience in the development of our city and deliver More quality of life for residents,” Mayor Rodrigo Manga emphasized.
Is an area of about 380 square meters of coexistence and integration for pets, which contains entertainment devices for animals to play freely, without the need for a guide, such as tunnels, winding zigzags, ramps, as well as concrete benches. The area is surrounded by a fence that provides security for the pets and their teachers, in addition to having an exclusive drinking fountain for small animals.
“It is a great honor to be a part of this wonderful day. I thank everyone who has contributed to the animal cause in our city. Sima’s Secretary, Antonio Prieto, declared that everyone enjoy this new space.
The Minister of Public Services and Works, Darwin José Almeida Rosa, also thanked the partnership with CRB Construtora to build Pet Place. “I thank this great partner of our city, this time for animal welfare. We hope to continue down this path of joy and harmony for the benefit of our municipality.”
After cutting the opening bar at the entrance to Pet Place, authorities and residents were able to take their pets to enjoy the new space. He also took part in the event and drew the attention of children and adults the therapy dog Buddy, from the Municipal Civil Guard (GCM).
In addition to Mayor Rodrigo Manga, First Lady and President of the FSS, Serlange Ferit Maganhato, and Secretaries Antonio Prieto and Darwin José Almeida Rosa, secretaries Fausto Possuolo (Administration), Fernanda Boratini (Communications), Marcio Carrara (Education), Carlos Eduardo Pashwini also attended the ceremony. (Mobility), Thiago da Goya (Housing and Land Regulation), Paulo Henrique Marcelo (Reconstruction and Licensing), Antonio Prieto (Environment, Protection and Animal Welfare), Darwin José Almeida Rosa (Public Services and Works) and Luiz Henrique Galvão (Institutional and Metropolitan Relations) , as well as Chief Executive Officer of Urbes – Trânsito e Transportes, Sergio Barreto, Comptroller General of the Municipality, João Alberto Correia Maia, Ombudsman General, Evandro Bueno da Silva, Chief Executive Officer, André Morón, and Legal Director of CRB Construtora, Thiago Pereira . Representing the city council, councilman Fabio Simoa was present.
Free community activities and services
Residents and people associated with the city’s animal cause who attended the Pet Place delivery can count free of charge through the activities and services offered at the “Carlos Alberto de Souza” park.
The Department of Health (SES) displayed blood pressure and blood glucose measurements, as well as promoted an exhibition, by the Department of Zoonoses, on dengue prevention, with information on vector mosquito control.
Another attraction was the Nature Stock activity, where the Education Department (Sedu) team taught the public how to produce mandalas using natural elements, using seeds, grains, leaves and flowers. Already, the Minister of Culture (Secult) took up football, giant chess and table tennis.
Other attractions include the Pet Adoption Fair, which is run by Sima’s Animal Welfare and Protection Unit, and the Mobile Unit of the Patrol Animal Rescue Program.