First workshop to update the general maps of Taiz city [Archives:2004/730/Community]

April 19 2004

Thursday, 15 April 2004, Taiz- Mayor of Taiz, Judge Ahmed Abdullah Al-Hajry, Councilor of the World Bank Dr. Sameh Wahby, Secretary General of the Local Council, Mr. Mohamed Al-Haj, Chairman of Planning and Development of the Council, Mr. Shawgy Hayel attended the opening ceremony of the First Workshop on the Modernization of the Maps of Taiz City, held at the Sofetil Hotel. It was organized by the corporation building project of the local council in Taiz City, affiliated to the Development of the Municipality and Protection from Floods Project, with the participation of 60 members of local councils in the governorate.
Eng. Mohamed Nouman Al-Buraihy, Corporation Support Official of the local council pointed out that the previous plan renewal project, was not carried out properly due to lack of coordination among the related authority concerned with the protection of the city from floods.
During the meeting several working papers were discussed in connection with the project to protect the city from floods and the improved schematic plans for the city.