The Government of Uganda through Ministry of Water and Environment and National Water and Sewerage Corporation is implementing a water management and development project in Rukungiri.
The project commenced in July 2016 and is expected to be complete by September 2017 .
The scope of works for Rukungiri water supply system (Phase 1) includes;
-Construction of new intake at Kahengye River
-Raw water rising pumping mains ( 3Nos. uPVC DN250 )
-Construction of new water treatment plant at Kabingo village , Kebisoni
-Clear water rising transmission main, DN350 DI
-Construction of 700m3 RCC master balancing Reservoir at Mukazi Hill.
-Construction of admin, power and generator & Electro-mechanical workshop building.
-Laying of 39Km of distribution mains ( DN400, DN300, DN 250 & DN200 uPVC )
Phase 1 will be completed by September 2017.
-Construction of 1000m3 and 300m3 RCC Reservoirs at Rwanyakashesha and Bwoma respectively
-Construction of 400m3, 200m3, & 100m3 RCC reservoirs in Buyanja, Kebisoni and Rwerere
-Laying of 20Km of distribution mains
-Construction of a lagoon
Upon completion, the project will help improve the lives of our people in the region. #Water4all