Phase II of the Bouregreg Development Project kicks off

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A number of major projects for the second phase of Bouregreg project have been announced by the Director General of the Agency for the development of Bouregreg at a press briefing in Sale.

Phase II of the Bouregreg Development Project kicks off

Phase II of the Bouregreg Development Project kicks off

The first one on the list is the building of the Grand Theater in Rabat whose construction woks is expected to begin in the coming days since the contract with the company dependable for its completion will be signed soon. The construction works will run for about 40 months and entails a budget of 1.5 million dirham.

The other feature of the second phase project is the fulfillment of an eight kilometer urban ring road to connect Rabat which will provide connectivity with Sale Airport and Mohammed VI Grand Avenue. The agency officials believe that works for the project will start in August or September. As this project aims for a guaranteed smooth mobility between the cities concerned, the agency will work on the extension of the tram network. The extension will along Hay Riad, Yacoub Al Mansour neighborhood in Salé (Hay Moulay Ismail and Kariyat Oulad Moussa).

It is reported that financial aspects of the operation are in progress and to ensure the continuity of its activities, negotiations with donors like financial institutions and agencies are engaged.

Mohamed Dekkak