700 Illegal Sites Near Bulgarian Dams to Be Removed

700 Illegal Sites Near Bulgarian Dams to Be Removed

More than 700 illegal sites near dams across Bulgaria have been established during check of National Construction Control Directorate, the Minister on Regional Development, Rosen Plevneliev, announced.

He has explained that the announcement of the results from the checks is expected to happen by the end of January. The orders for the removal of the illegal construction will be prepared in February and March.

"There will be more clear and accurate result a the end of April, after waiting for a reaction to the orders," Plevneliev said.

On Monday, the minister presented Bulgaria's priorities for the Danube Strategy at a public discussion on Bulgaria's place during the Hungarian EU Presidency.

In his words, a proof that the Danube strategy is working is that third and fourth Danube Bridges between Bulgaria and Romania have already been defiend as projects.

Another specific proof that the strategy is working, in Plevneliev's opinion, is the Bulgarian Hemus Highway, which is expected to be part of a new updated European road network. Sourse Sofia News Agency

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