Projekte IPA ne Kalane Berat
Diten e sotme, ne Bashkine Berat u prezantuan studimi i fizibiliteteve te tre projekteve qe do te financohen nga Komisioni Evropian dhe Bashkia Berat per kalane e Beratit. Projektet jane: Restaurimi i Kulles se Tabjes, Rregullimi kanalizimeve te ujerave te bardha dhe te zeza si dhe Restaurimi i rruges se kalase nga merkatoja deri ne ne qafen e kalase.
The Introduction of a Feasibility Study of the Osum River according to the European Experience
On 22 October 2013, the French organization SICALA, in the context of the project “French Albanian Rivers according to the European Perspective”, financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in France, Program of Decentralized Collaboration France-Balkans,presented in the Municipality of Berat the research of the French experts about the basin of the Osum River.
The research was presented by the representatives of the SICALA Organization, Ms. Sara Duvochel and Mr. Ettienne Fautrad. The study included a terrain analysis, the water quality, the flow morphology and risks and the appropriate actions that should be undertaken to turn the Osum River into a natural and recreative resort.
The study will be presented to the European Commission on November 2013 to be applied under the IPA program for possible finance.
Revitalisation of the Promenade and the Main Town Square
Views from the Project for the Revitalisation of the Promenade and the Main City Square. The project will be inaugurated on Sunday, 6 October, in an atmosphere of celebrations. Let this project be a good omen for the other projects to come in the city of Berat.
The Inaguration of the Project for the Revitalisation of the City Center and Bulevard
BID project, which includes the Revitalization of the Promenade and the main City Center, was inaugurated. This project was designed by the Municipality of Berat in collaboration with the Albanian American Fund for Development. This project will transform the town square together with the promenade, developing the tourism potential and the urban environment. In the ceremony for the inauguration of the project was present the Prime Minister of Albania, Mr. Edi Rama.
The eight members of the American-Albanian Development Fund that helped with the project were honored by the Municipality of Berat with the Title of Citizens of Honor. They are
1.Michael Granoff – Chairman
2.Jill Adler: – member
3.Dianne Blane- member
4.Cafo Boga- member
5.Ylli Cabiri- member
6.Douglas Carlston- member
7.James Duffy: – member
8.Domenick Scaglione -member
“Reconstruction of Republica Boulevard and City Centre”
Following the application of the Municipality of Berat to the Albanian American Foundation for Development the project “Reconstruction of Republica Boulevard and City Centre” was approved by the latter. The cost of the project is 180 000 000 leke. The Municipality will invest 40.000.000 leke as co-finance.
The project is supported by the Foundation in the context of BID program (Business Improvement Districts) which is focused on four main key elements:
-Improve of Infrastructure
-Entrepreneurship through business development
-Leadership development through the Business Association
-Support to cultural Tourism and Eco tourism.