Lapithos Municipality

SERVICES IN LAPITHOS

At the time of the violent Turkish Invasion of 20 July 1974 there were in operation in Lapithos the following schools, services and public amenities:

  1. Three Primary Schools
  2. Greek Gymnasium (Six forms)
  3. Municipal Kindergarten
  4. The Lambousa Reformatory
  5. Police Station (16 policemen on duty)
  6. Telephone Exchange
  7. Post Office (est. 1950) – Home Mail Delivery
  8. District Hospital (est. 1963)
  9. Municipality (est. 1878)
  10. Municipal Library
  11. Municipal Garden
  12. Municipal Library
  13. Municipal Abattoir
  14. Public Toilets
  15. The Lapithos Co-operative Credit Society (est. 1928)
  16. Co-operative Grocery (five branches)
  17. Co-operative Union of lemon-producers of the Kyrenia District – SELEK
  18. Fire Brigade
  19. Municipal Cinema ‘Cine Iris’
  20. LAMBOUSA Transport Company