25 th year Eco-leader prize for the Kraków Waterworks
Date 2018-07-09

On June 14th, in the historical halls of the Bielany Water Treatment Plant, a gala took place on the occasion of the 25 th anniversary of the Voievodeship Fund for the Environmental Protection and Water Management in Kraków.

The jubilee Eco-leader prizes were granted- The Kraków Waterworks received an award in the “Entrepreneur”  category. All members from the Krakow Waterwork Management took part in the occasion, and the Chairman Piotr Ziętara collected the prize.

Within its 25 year of activity, the Voievodeship Found for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Kraków granted Union funds to two million of its beneficiaries. Among them are the Krakow Waterworks. They were awarded an Eco-leader statuette for their activity in aid of environmental protection.

In the years 2013-2015 projects like, the Water and Sewage system in Kraków- step II, III and IV were executed with the endowment within the Infrastructure and the Environment 2007-2013 Operational Program. The total cost was PLN(net) 189 762 045,64, while the Krakow Waterworks contribution was PLN(net) 103 607 625, 69. The granted endowment was PLN(net) 86 154 419,95. The projects included the modernization of the Kujawy Sewage Treatment Plant as well as the building water-work reservoir called “National Hill-East”(Górka Narodowa-Wschód).  Another achievement was constructing more than 9 km of the new sewage system and renovating over 5 km of the combined sewage system.