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Spain: Unfinished Gaudí church gets permit after 137 years

Jun 08, 2019 - Associated Press

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Property owners have a new yardstick by way of Spain for measuring frustration over building permit requests they suspect got lost in a local government bureaucracy.

Barcelona City Hall finally has issued a work permit for the unfinished church designed by architect Antoni Gaudí 137 years after construction started on La Sagrada Familia Basilica

The city said Friday it granted the current builders a license that is valid through 2026. The builders think that ...