A number of important and strategic projects have been implemented in Erbil Municipality in 2022 with a budget of more than 29 billion dinars on the budget of 15% of the municipal revenue and provincial development budget.
40 projects have been implemented with the budget of 15% of the revenue of the Erbil Municipality and 37 projects with the budget of the Erbil Provincial Development. These projects have been implemented in all six directorates of the Erbil Municipality. Three projects have been implemented with 100% municipal budget and financial funding and 11 projects have been implemented with the priority of the departments.
Meanwhile, the strategic project of the 150-meter Erbil Ring Road at a cost of more than $ 131 million from Erbil – Koya to Erbil – Shaqlawa, and the Gopal Highway at a cost of more than $ 110 million have been implemented. In 2022, more than 7,132 tons of bitumen were used to repair and pave the streets of Erbil.
More than 121,000 trees and 182,000 flowers have been planted in Erbil in order to increase the greenery rate in the city, which has now reached 19.5% and the Environmental Protection Department of the Erbil Municipality have collected more than 740 tons of garbage and buried it.