Korcula County Port Authority Director Ante Tvrdeic and Minister of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure Oleg Butkovic signed a contract in Split for the construction of a communal port in the bay "Porto US" worth 3.5 million kuna. The entire amount allocated by the Ministry of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure is non-refundable.
In addition to Minister Butkovic and Director Tvrdeic, Deputy Mayor of Dubrovnik-Neretva County Josko Cebalo and State Secretary at the Ministry of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure Josip Bilaver also participated.
- After the grant contract has been signed, a public procurement procedure and a public call for expressions of interest for the use of a communal berth will follow. The communal port will have 88 berths for vessels of local population up to 8 meters in length, an external jetty of 100 meters in length, of a breakwater type, and inside with two lengths of 50 meters each, also for mooring of vessels of the local population – the Director of the County Port Authority of Korcula Ante Tvrdeic emphasized, Dubrovacki vjesnik reports.