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Some of the works started this year include the expansion of sewerage networks, channeling of a nearby stream and construction of a 12km road.
The results of the bid evaluation, as well as the name of the winner, were scheduled to be announced on November 17.
Some 287mn reais (US$87mn) will be invested to improve management of water resources in the in the river basin in southeastern Brazil through 2030.
The reduction in construction costs offset drop of revenues
Some areas of the district were seriously affected during the 7.1 magnitude earthquake that struck the Mexican capital on September 19.
Implementing the actions would be a shared task between the state and municipal governments of the region where the rivers are located.