Montreuil: Just after two yrs of occupation, the manufacturing facility occupied by the FEI was evacuated

It is an unusual squat that was positioned at 216, rue de Rosny, in just the walls of the FEI manufacturing facility, in Montreuil (Seine-Saint-Denis). On the just one hand, the associates of the Collectif Garde la Pêche, who demanded a political profession of this polluted building. On the other hand, associates of the Roma neighborhood, dealers of crashed autos. The to start with occupants arrived on the scene in September 2020.

Final week the prefecture of Seine-Saint-Denis evicted the 30 people today however there. "The eviction took spot peacefully, but one particular human being was arrested for drug possession," mentioned Gaylord Le Checker, first deputy mayor (PCF) of Montreuil.

This procedure follows a authorized proceeding initiated in May possibly by the Île-de-France Territorial Community Entire body (EPFIF), owner of this internet site in the secured district of Les Mûrs à Pêche. Beforehand, the town of Montreuil experienced already filed a criticism versus X for "endangering the life of other individuals", in 2021 25 tons of chlorinated solvents, including benzene and trichlorethylene, had been contained in the earth and even in the aquifers underneath the 'plant.

Recurring "Chuggs"

The departure on Tuesday sounds like a "relief" to the people. “There had been punk functions and live shows at least a few moments a week. It experienced become unbearable for the men and women dwelling in the setting up reverse, "claims a member of the collective Pierre de Montreuil. On the aspect of the parking ton, the carcasses of the vehicles have reworked the put into an" open up waste assortment middle ", according to the 1st deputy.

Apart from the annoyances, the profession delayed the clean up-up of this web site by two decades. “They claimed a political profession, in the title of city clean up-up and versus the gentrification of the neighborhood. Having said that, no clear-up procedure could be initiated as extensive as they ended up there and there is no chance of gentrification as there is no housing venture on this web-site, "describes Gaylord Le Checker.

A challenge of a cultural put

For their part, the citizens of the Pierre de Montreuil collective are inquiring the town corridor to arrange "general public data conferences on clean up-up". Prior to it can begin, it can be time to thoroughly clean up. And to reduce the possibility of a new unlawful profession "the EPFIF will set up a stability method", claims Gaylord Le Checker.

At the time the cleanse-up is full, the municipality would like to make this building "a place of general public desire, these kinds of as a cultural place".