Mayor Jose Isabel Blandon said the works consist of arranging bathrooms, extending the roof, construction of stairs and expansion to allow for more chairs and tables.
The “plaza has become a favorite venue forresidents and visitors who enjoy sea food in a relaxed atmosphere at attractive prices.
Ana Isabel Loaiza, owner of a local “Sabores del Chorrillo”, said it is urgent to expand the area to serve more customers and to repair bathrooms.
Tenants pay $250 a month for the space. There is a current capacity for 440 people, but the demand has been increasing.