Watersupply/Wastewater in Municipality of Berane

Working visit in municipality of Berane - We plan to complete all works until mid-2019

Working visit in municipality of Berane - We plan to complete all works until mid-2019

On October 18, 2018, the representatives of the DG REGIO, Mr. Zil Kitel and Ms. Magali Lenol, were in a working visit to the locations in the municipality of Berane where the project "Water supply system upgrade, construction of sewage network and wastewater treatment plants" is implementing.

Representative of the European delegation in Montenegro, Ms. Adriana Micu, representatives of contractors and supervisors, Water Utility Company of Berane, as well as representatives of the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism and the Directorate of Public Works, were also in this working visit.

It is planned that all works that are subject of the contract Water supply system upgrade will be completed by the end of 2018, while the deadline for completion of the reconstruction and construction of the sewage network, as well as the construction of a wastewater treatment plant, including trial work, is the first half of 2019.

The total value of the projects is 12 million Euros, of which 85% is financed from the IPA funds of the European Union.

The projects are defined in the multi-annual Operational Program "Regional Development" 2012-2013, from the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) under Component III "Regional Development", as well as in the Financing Agreement signed between the Government of Montenegro and the European Commission in December 2014.