Friday, January 27, 2023
Dr. Assem El-Gazzar, Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities, followed up on the projects being implemented in 6th of October City, stressing the need to advance work on the projects currently being implemented in the city, especially service and housing projects and infrastructure projects to meet urban expansions in cities (6th of October – New October – Gardens). October).
The Minister of Housing stated that the projects of the 6th of October City include the completion of the implementation of the “Jannah” project, the second phase of the western treatment plant, and the buildings of the presidential initiative “Housing all Egyptians” are being implemented, the middle housing axis and the distinguished housing axis, and the second and third phases of the drinking water purification plant in the city. 6th of October, in addition to developing and raising the efficiency of roads and green spaces in several areas of the city, and other projects.
Engineer Adel Al-Najjar, head of the 6th of October City Development Authority, indicated that the implementation of the luxury housing project “Jannah” is being completed, which includes 280 buildings comprising 6,720 housing units. Connecting to facilities, coordinating the site and services of all kinds.
And Eng. Adel Al-Najjar added that 2040 housing units are being implemented, the “distinguished” above-average housing axis within the presidential initiative “housing for all Egyptians”, and the project is on a total area of 70 acres, and the average implementation rate for buildings is 74%, and the implementation rate for water, drainage and irrigation networks is 70%. Pointing out that a distinguished location was chosen for the project, located near the intersection of the Boulevard axis with the Central Ring Road, and adjacent to the distinguished housing buildings of 2000 pieces.
The head of the 6th of October City Authority noted that the implementation of 134 buildings comprising 3,216 housing units had begun in the middle housing axis as part of the presidential initiative, “the housing of all Egyptians”. Land in the Beit Al Watan project, of which 1,675 plots have been delivered.
The head of the 6th of October City Authority confirmed that the service projects included the police station, the implementation of a youth center in the southern neighborhoods, a project to establish a commercial market model of 14 stores in the industrial zone, and the Nile School and nursery project is being implemented with an average implementation rate of 70%, and the “hypermarket” project.
Al-Najjar added that the infrastructure projects include the second phase of the western treatment plant with a capacity of 150,000 cubic meters / day, triple treatment in conformity with the Egyptian code to be reused in irrigating unfruitful crops and green spaces, and completing the implementation of the second and third phases of the drinking water purification plant with a production capacity. The total capacity of the two phases is 800,000 m3/day, explaining that the first phase of the station is operating at full capacity (400,000 m3/day), and after completing the implementation of the ongoing expansions, the station will have a total capacity of one million two hundred thousand m3/day, and it will meet the city’s water needs until the target year 2030. And the second phase of the turbid water outlet in Al-Ayyat and Al-Rafi was completed, and the special parts of the third line (electromechanical works) were completed at a cost of 534 million pounds, within the framework of the state’s plan to achieve targeted development and meet the needs of new urban expansions in the cities of October.
Engineer Adel Al-Najjar said that work is underway on the eastern expansion transformer station, with a voltage of 220/22/22 kW. To serve the eastern expansions area of the city with an advanced implementation rate, the transformer station is expected to enter service next April, in addition to the Al-Ayyat electrical transformer station, with a voltage of 66/11 kV, with a capacity of 2×40 MVA, expandable with a third transformer, with a voltage of 66/11 kV. F and its connecting lines, to provide electrical feeding to the turbid water outlet in Al-Ayyat (for the four phases) with the aim of providing water to the cities of October (October 6 – October Gardens – New October) and the Faisal and Al-Haram regions, and it is expected to be completed in June 2023.
The head of the agency pointed out that the intersection 8 project (bridge – tunnel) has been completed and operated in front of traffic, and the traffic efficiency of Al Wahat Road is being completed by constructing a support road on both sides of the main Al Wahat Road that accommodates 3 traffic lanes in each direction, starting from the intersection with Al Wahat Road. Giza / Fayoum until the intersection with the ring road of the 6th of October City, with the solution of traffic congestion points on the road with several industrial works in addition to raising the efficiency and increasing the width of the existing lanes in the main directions, and works to raise the efficiency and development of Gamal Abdel Nasser Road, for what it represents as a main artery in the city linking the road The Northern Dahshur link to the industrial zone with a length of 12 km, as well as maintenance and upgrading of the Kafrawy axis with a length of 12 km, and raising the efficiency of roads and irrigation network works for neighborhoods 1, 2 and 3 in West Sumid with a length of 10 km, and upgrading the efficiency of internal roads for neighborhoods (11, 12) in West Sumid, base layer works, asphalt pavements, irrigation network, curbstones and sidewalks of the central island in the southern residential neighborhoods and the western Sumid area for neighborhoods 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.
Engineer Adel Al-Najjar indicated that during 2022, morning and evening campaigns were intensified to remove occupancy, close, wax, withdraw and recover the violating units and stores, as 1,439 decisions to remove violations, 1,696 decisions to close and wax, and 161 withdrawal and recovery decisions, included the removal of encroachments on a plot of land with an area of 10 square meters. acres, and the recovery of units for violating the activity by transferring them by violation from residential to commercial in the sixth neighborhood, the fifth neighborhood, and youth 63 meters, and the recovery of (500) housing units that were infringed by the outlaws, as well as the removal of the occupations of street vendors in the old market area, and other forms of violations.
The head of the 6th of October City Authority confirmed that work on agricultural projects has continued in line with the initiative of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, President of the Republic, to plant (100 million fruit trees), as 6th of October City participated in the European Bank’s Green Cities Program as the first Egyptian city to participate in this program from By developing an action plan to improve the infrastructure of the city, relying on planting trees that are the most durable in the land and have little water consumption, establishing a sprinkler irrigation network and a drip irrigation network on new islands between the slow and fast lanes on the Oasis Road, implementing agricultural works and an irrigation network in the Jannah project, and carrying out works to raise the efficiency of flats Greenery and plants in the ways leading to the covered hall
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