16 Companies Interested in Salvadoran Bus Station

The bidding process for the construction of the main terminal of the Integrated Transport System of the Metropolitan Area of San Salvador "SITRAMSS", will start next week..

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

The terminal will be located in the municipality of Soyapango, will cost $4 million and construction is planned to begin 45 days after the tender has been awarded, said Vice Minister of Transport, Nelson Garcia.

"... construction of the terminal will take 18 months. The Project will be located behind Soyapango shopping center, where Soyapango park was going to be built." There is an agreement with FONAVIPO because there is a community in this location, land has been acquired to move these families (154) to, so that the terminal can be built", said Garcia according to Diariocolatino.com.



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