Ruler of Sharjah approves AED150 million for Department of Public Works' development plan

SHARJAH, 24th February, 2016 (WAM) — H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has approved AED150 million for the development project proposals which were submitted by the municipal councils to the Department of Public Works in Sharjah.

Eng. Ali bin Shaheen Al Suwaidi, Head of the Department of Public Works in Sharjah, said the department has formulated a construction plan spanning the entire emirate to achieve sustainable urban development and strike a balance among all projects. He added that these include academic, sports and educational projects, which will be executed as per schedule.

Al Suwaidi said the department last year completed 90 percent of the municipal development and service projects.