Wastes from Lviv will be taken by 19 landfills in the region, according to memorandum signed by regional and city authorities, as well as bodies of local self-government in the region, according to the press service of Lviv City Hall.
Memorandum provides for utilization of wastes at regional landfills during two years. Garbage will be taken out to 19 cities in Lviv region.
Lviv City Hall should now negotiate treaties with enterprises maintaining landfills for a period of 24 months and allocate $2.6 million for this purpose this and next year. Local self-government bodies are also to calculate special tariffs for the disposal of Lviv garbage.
Lviv city authorities are going to build refuse disposal plant and utilize wastes from other cities there.
20% of landfills in Lviv are currently full, according to Mayor Andriy Sadovyi.