french st martin dutch sint maarten border

English / French Translation Tension Continues To Mount Between Dutch Sint Maarten French St Martin

The proposed sewage treatment plant between the two parts of the island appears to be at an impasse. Last weekend Angel Meyers, the Minister of VROMI (Environment and Infrastructure) announced “a suspension of all discussions with the French parties concerning the projects under the European Development Fund (EDF). This was due to the “aggressive movement From the French side to Oyster Pond. ” The ministry is currently considering the reallocation of some seven million euros for the connection of the Cole Bay area to the station. A total amount of € 3 million has been allocated for the construction of the common sewage treatment plant. The additional seven million euros relate to the lines and other connections of Cole Bay homes and businesses to this station.



Le projet de station d’épuration commune entre les deux parties de l’île semble compromis. En effet, en fin de semaine dernière Angel Meyers, le ministre de l’Environnement et des Infrastructures a annoncé «suspendre toutes les discussions avec la partie française» concenant les projets relevant du Fonds européen de développement (FED) en raison du «mouvement agressif de la partie française à Oyster Pond.». Le ministère étudie actuellement la réaffectation de quelque sept millions d’euros destinés à la connexion de la zone de Cole Bay à la station. Un montant total de trois millions d’euros a été alloué à construction de la station d’épuration commune. Les sept millions d’euros supplémentaires concernent les lignes et autres connexions de maisons et d’entreprises de Cole Bay à cette station.

french st martin dutch sint maarten border

french st martin dutch sint maarten border

french st martin dutch sint maarten border

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