Nine more Municipalities as part of the “Clean Serbia”

23. April 2023.

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The Serbian Government has adopted the Annex 6 of the Contract on the implementation of the “Clean Serbia” Project, which plans for the construction of sewage in nine additional municipalities.

The Serbian Government has signed the Annex 6 of the Contract with the Chinese company “China Road and Bridge Corporation.”

The Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure Goran Vesic explained that the total value of works at these nine locations is 213,304,420.00 Euros, and the total length of the sewage network is 444,846.00 meters. As he said, the Annex defines the first group of locations where the works within the second phase of the “Clean Serbia” Project will be executed, and those are the Municipalities of Indjija, Ada, Doljevac, Lelic, Kusiljevo, Bezdan, Cicevac – Stalac, Novi Sad Phase II and Subotica.

Apart from the construction of sewage network at the mentioned sites, ten wastewater treatment plants will also be built. “This is the continuation of the ‘Clean Serbia’ Project, which is valued at 3.5 billion Euros and which is meant to preserve the environment and address one of the greatest issues – giving every settlement in Serbia a sewage, and in the following period we are expected to sign contracts with local governments” the Minister said.

The Minister has also reminded that during 2022, and since the beginning of this year, the works on the construction of sewage network and wastewater treatment plants in 14 units of local government, at 16 locations in total have been ongoing. The works were initiated at the end of 2021.

“The works in Novi Sad, Novi Becej, Kragujevac, Kucevo, Knic, Lazarevac, Obrenovac, Veliki Crljeni, Svrljig, Banja Vrujci, Vranje, Lajkovac, Varvarin, Krupanj, Kladovo and Mionica are included in the first phase of the project. The first phase of the project covers the construction of 680,344.36 meters of sewage network and 24 wastewater treatment plants” says the Minister Vesic.

A total of 234,071.02 meters of sewage network have been executed so far at the aforementioned 16 locations as part of the implementation of the “Clean Serbia” Project, out of the planned 680,344.36 meters in total, and the total value of works within the scope of this phase is 336,665,122.00 Euros.