The World Bank has cleared Arua Municipal Council to start road
works under the USMID Uganda Support to
Municipal Infrastructure Development(USMID) project.
School and Adroa roads totalling to 5kms were set for upgrading,
but the works stalled due to design changes and encroachment by land and
property owners along the roads.
In a meeting held on Thursday at Desert Breeze with the municipal
officials, the World Bank team resolved that the two roads be immediately
worked on this financial year before other funds are released for other
Martin Onyach-ola, the head of World Bank Team tasked the
Municipality to ensure that the procurement process is expedited.
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The Director Physical Planning and Urban Development Victor
Byendamira tasked the municipal officials to involve the community and ensure developments
are controlled and match with the plans.
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The Deputy RDC
Arua Alice Akello asked the leaders to supervise the road works and ensure
there is value for money.