In a press launch revealed this night, the elected representatives of the vast majority of Rennes cry out their anger and their dismay. Whereas the excessive warmth continues to be raging, susceptible persons are on the road. They’re asking the state to behave.
“By no means have we identified so many households in nice vulnerability within the parks and streets of our metropolis. Aged individuals, severely disabled youngsters, diabetics, epileptics and even pregnant ladies and infants, it could appear that for the State, no extra vulnerability criterion prevails”write the elected representatives of the Rennes majority in a press launch.
This summer season, they might be 70 to wander from lodge rooms to makeshift lodging. And in a tent, within the Parc de la Touche.
“As we speak there are three infants underneath 2 months outdated, despairs Valérie Faucheux, co-president of the environmental group and citizen of the town of Rennes. The 115 accommodates moms and infants after they go away the maternity ward till the primary month, and after that, it is exterior.”
“There are additionally three individuals in wheelchairs, together with two youngsters. An Eight-year-old lady who suffers from encephalitis. She weighs 16 kilos. When the thermometer rose to 40 levels on Sunday 17 and Monday 18, she had a seizure. in cost, however Tuesday morning she was additionally out.”
The chosen one hides neither her anger nor her dismay. “Rennes is among the cities that does probably the most for the lodging of exiles, she explains. We have now reached the tip of our monetary and materials capability to switch the State. We completely home 950 individuals, recollects Valérie Faucheuxand we dedicate 6 million euros of the CCAS finances per yr to accommodating households.”
In 2020, the Blosne fireplace station was remodeled into an emergency reception centre. A whole lot of individuals reside there. “in the present day, we have now no extra buildings out there, we now not know what to do, enrages the elected official. The state has relied an excessive amount of on us.”
In the course of the go to of the Minister of Well being, François Braun, the elected representatives of Rennes questioned him. “He talks about susceptible individuals who should be protected. Within the Code of Social and Household Affairs, it’s written in black and white that the State has an obligation to shelter susceptible individuals. If infants, pregnant ladies or individuals in wheelchairs will not be susceptible, so who’s? wonders Valérie Faucheux.
On July 6, Germany adopted a invoice to regularize 130,000 immigrants. “We may do the identical“, suggests Valérie Faucheux.
“The 950 individuals we’re caring for can be regularized, would have a job, a roof, would regain their dignity. There are many jobs to be stuffed she notices and the individuals who have lived right here for years is not going to go away.”
“Solely this regularization will make it potential to unclog the sheltering gadgets; says the press launch. We, the elected, concern that there will likely be a tragedy, we refuse to get used to the indignity and violence finished to those individuals.”