Sharjah City Municipality launches 2nd phase of Greenbelt Park project

SHARJAH, — Sharjah City Municipality has launched the second phase of the “Greenbelt Park” project.

“The agricultural boom and sustainable environment witnessed by Sharjah is attributed to the support given by H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, to the Municipality of Sharjah and His Highness’ directives to increase green areas all over the Emirate to enhance social welfare and sustainability,” said Thabit Salem Obaid Al Tarifi Al Shamsi, Director-General of Sharjah City Municipality during the project’s opening ceremony which was attended by a number of municipality officials and environmentalists.

The opening of the second phase of the project comes in line with the Sharjah City Municipality’s efforts to enhance greenery in the emirate and provide convenient habitats for plants through the construction of greenhouses that act as a protective environment for plants, safeguarding them from harsh climatic conditions, said Hassan Altifaq, Assistant Director-General of the Agriculture and Environment Sector at the municipality.

Source: Emirates News Agency