On 08.05.2018 at the office premises of the Municipality of Vasilevo, the 5th regular Meeting of the Council for development of the South- East planning region was held.
At this session, the following several important issues of regional interest were discussed and several important decisions were made by the Mayors: Decision for pre-accession of the road according the project “Construction of part of the road between the settlements Chanaklija and Nova Maala in length of 1 km”- Municipality of Vasilevo, Decision for pre-accession of the road according the project “Construction of a local road that connects the villages Murtino and Ednokukjevo in length - 1,387 meters - second phase”, Decision for elaboration, application and implementation of the project “Cross-Border Cooperation in Forest Fire Fighting”, Decision for elaboration, application and implementation of the project “Joint actions for prevention and reduction of the consequences of disasters in the municipalities of Sandanski and Radovish”.
During the Meeting, in addition, it was discussed about the announced tender for air treatment against adult mosquitoes, which will be carried out on the territory of all 10 municipalities in the South-East planning region, as well as for the preparation of the necessary documents for two projects for which the Center for development of the South-East planning region together with partners from the Republic of Bulgaria will apply for funding under the second call for proposals of the Interreg-IPA Cross-border Cooperation Programme Bulgaria - Macedonia.
Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) is part of the package for external relations. IPA and other elements of the package are a great opportunity for streamlining and simplifying the procedures of the European Commission and improving the coherence and coordination of the activities of the Commission.