MoW’s Roads Assistant Undersecretary and Head of Municipal Councils Coordination & Follow-up Committee Huda Fakhro met with District 9 Municipal Member at the Northern Governorate Mr. Jassim Mohammed Mahdi, with the presence of a number of engineers from the Ministry.
At the beginning of the meeting, Fakhro welcomed Mr. Mahdi and commended the active role of Municipal Councils in attending to citizens’ needs and striving to provide the best services to them.
A number of issues related to the Ministry’s projects and programs at the Governorate have been highlighted at the meeting, especially roads projects in District 9, where Fakhro updated Mr. Mahdi on the progress in every project being implemented in the district.
Mr. Mahdi enquired about the revamp of Zaid bin Omaira Avenue-phase 2, where Fakhro explained that the detailed designs for the project have all been completed and implementation will commence following the allocation of budget and tendering procedures. The issue of sand roads in Blocks 1025, 1037 and 1038 has also been raised and Fakhro said that the Ministry is presently working on acquiring the necessary budget for the revamp of these roads from the Ministry of Finance.
She also explained that a number of projects are already being implemented and bids have been invited for other projects.
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