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PRIORITY 1 - Increasing competitiveness of the border area

Clean water in the Pobuże region – Water supply cross-border system for Hrubieszów and Volodymyr-Volynskyi – STAGE II

Lead PartnerThe Town Commune of Hrubieszów (Poland)

Partnership The Town of Volodymyr-Volynskyi (Ukraine)

Total budget4 101 255,50 €

Programme Contribution3 650 117,40 €

Duration24 months

Measure1.3. Improving access to the region

Project ref. numberIPBU.01.03.00-06-648/11-00

The overall objective of the project is to increase the accessibility of Lower Pobuże (the region of Hrubieszów and Volodymyr-Volynskyi) for investors, to increase the inhabitants' quality of life and to enhance local touristic and economic attractiveness.

The grant will make it possible to construct new water pipeline system in the region: 9.980 running kilometres of the pipeline for Hrubieszów and 3.902 kilometres of the pipeline for Volodymyr-Volynskyi. The Ukrainian partner will receive also modernised water treatment plant.

The partners will introduce Water Supply Joint Management Office - a joint water supply management based on local government structures and steering team meetings. The project creates excellent basis for cross-border cooperation and constitutes continuation of the project "Clean Water at the Bug Estuary - A Cross-Border Water Supply System for Hrubieszów and Volodymyr Volyns'kyi - Stage I" financed within the first call for proposals of the Programme.