Lake Victoria South Water Services Board is a State Corporation under the Kenyan Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources.
Our mandate is the Efficient and Economical provision of Water and Sanitation Services in our area of jurisdiction.
Lake Victoria South Water Services Board strives "To be the most Efficient and Effective Water Services Board in Kenya"
Residents of Migori town and its environs can now enjoy steady supply of clean water as the Lake Victoria South Water Services Board has handed over a Sh1.2 billion Water Supply Project to the region’s Service Provider (MIKUTRA) through the County Government of Migori. The Project is jointly funded by the African Development Bank and the national government of Kenya.
Over 190,000 people will be served through the construction of a 10 m wide weir across river Oyani with intake structures and a transmission line of 2.4 km long precast concrete culverts of 900mm diameter taking raw water to the 20,000m3/day capacity treatment plant. The treatment water is transmitted through a two stage pumping to the 5,000 m3 reservoir tank at Magongo hill where the water gravitates to the various storage tanks for distribution to the residents of Migori town via a 50 km pipeline network, 4 no. revenue collection offices and 15 no. water kiosks. The residents of Uriri will enjoy the water through seven number successful boreholes drilled and equipped.
Amongst the equipments handed over includes; JCB excavator, Mobile Workshop for water supply and sewerage maintenance, 5ton lorry with assorted tools, leak detecting equipments, 2 single cab pick- up, 500No. Water meters, motor bikes, assorted lab equipments and general office equipment.
Brief at the CECM-Migori County
CEO Eng. Agumba testing the Excavator
CEO testing the leak detector equipment
CEO showing the Governor and CECM the tools in the Mobile Workshop
CEO giving a brief on the project and its components
Governor planting a tree to commemorate the day
Lake Victoria South Water Services Board has handed over four Double cabin pick-ups and four exhausters under LVWATSAN II project to Kericho Keroka and Isebania Towns. The project is funded by AFD through East African Community and additional funding by the Government of Kenya at approximate cost of Ksh. 1.32 billion. The components of this project includes; Construction of Water Supply and Sanitation Works for Keroka, & Isebania, Rehabilitation of Kericho Sewerage System, Sewer Extensions, Sanitation Facilities (Ablution Blocks), Construction of Landfills and Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant in all the three towns.
The regional project being coordinated by lake basin commission on behalf of East African Community in the Five partner state, is aimed at improving the health and quality of life of the Lake Victoria Basin population through protecting the environment of the Lake and contributing to the reversal of the lake water pollution through improvement in sustainable water supply and sanitation.
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