Promoting a pro-environment sewerage management in Balabanesti village, Criuleni district

Sector: Social

Implemented by: Balabanesti local administration, local implementation committee 

Duration: September 2012 – July 2013

Budget: 95,600 EUR                               

beneficiaries: over 3600 people from Balabanesti village, adjacent communities, local authorities

Short description: Reconstruction of the sewerage system and connection to existing treatment plant. The wastewater treatment plant should be connected to several public institutions to avoid environmental damages.

Results: The project team helped to establish the local implementation committee, negotiated and signed the Grant Agreement with the local community. All technical estimates were been carried out, a construction company was selected through a public tender to run the works. Over 2 km of pipes were replaced and the pumping station renovated. The rehabilitation of the sewerage system was completed in May 2013 and currently is fully-operational.