The City of Rijeka fosters friendly relationships with a number of European and world cities
Utility company “Vodovod i kanalizacija” (water supply and sewage system) is about to embark on the realisation of one of the largest projects in the water utility industry financed by EU funds
The City Council of the City of Rijeka has given its consent to the utility company “Vodovod i kanalizacija” so that it may take out a loan in order to realise one of the largest projects in the water utility industry in Croatia financed by the Cohesion Fund of the EU.
The evaluation of the implementation of civic education in primary schools in Rijeka has shown that pupils positively respond to civic education classes, and what is particularly important, they have changed their attitudes towards rights and duties, cooperation, respect for others and tolerance towards others who are different. These words were said during the meeting of the Board of Mayor.
After a whole day’s discussion, the City Council has adopted the 2018 budget of the City of Rijeka in the amount of HRK 1,059 billion, moreover 2019 and 2020 budgetary projections have been adopted. To the original draft budget, proposed by the mayor, part of amendments proposed by councillors have been inserted. The session was carried over into the next day due to numerous breaks.
Based on its cultural and historic heritage, Rijeka is an open city and this fact is supported by many activities promoted by the City of Rijeka, in particular those tied to cooperation with cities – friends and membership and cooperation with international associations. Membership and cooperation with international associations in strategic development projects enable the City of Rijeka…
The landfill gas power plant, situated on the rehabilitated landfill site Viševac has been put into trial operation. It is a plant that for the production of electricity uses gas generated by the decomposition of organic compounds, which otherwise would be burned, whereby reducing emissions of landfill gas and achieving energy efficiency. The plant is worth HRK 10 million, exclusive of VAT, and is entirely financed by utility company Čistoća.