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Jan 20, 2009

CLOSED PROCEDURE FOR WATER INFRASTRUCTURE - ABOVE 10 000 PE

19 January was the deadline for application under BG161PO005/08/1.10/02/04 Improvement and development of water and wastewater infrastructure for agglomerations with over 10 000 population equivalent. 54 project proposals from 47 municipalities were registered under the procedure. Nesebar, Pomorie, Smolyan, Sofia municipality, Tsarevo and Saedinenie submitted more than one project.

The procedure will support the reduction of the disparities with regards to the share of the population connected to sewerage system as well as the achievement of compliance with Directive 91/271/EEC providing (environmentally friendly) discharge of waste water from agglomerations with over 10 000 PE. Project proposals will be financed on construction/reconstruction/modernization of sewage networks and/or waste water treatment plants and in addition, where necessary, water supply networks and/or drinking water treatment plants.

The financial support under the procedure will be provided by the EU Cohesion Fund.