Municipality of the City of Santa Ana

El Salvador
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    Population 274830
  • km 2
    Area 400.0
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    GDP N/A
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Actions
Santa Ana Sanitary Landfill Phase 1 - Municipality of the City of Santa Ana
  • Start year: 2011
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: Completed

Phase 1 of the sanitary landfill occupies 50,021.11 m2, with
a maximum depth of 6 m and a minimum of one. The entire
area features a 30cm clay layer and is covered with a highdensity
1.5 mm polyethylene membrane. It also features a
lixiviates network, 660 m of 15”-diameter perforated and
number-three gravel covered pipes, and a 2250 m2, 4 mdeep
lixiviate pool with 7812 m3 storage capacity.

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Sectors:
  • Waste
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Santa Ana Sanitary Landfill Phase 2 - Municipality of the City of Santa Ana
  • Start year: 2012
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

Phase 2 features a 52,446.93 m2 area with minimum 1 m
and maximum 6 m depth and a complete 30 cm clay covering
beneath a 1.5 mm high-density polyethylene membrane.
It also features a lixiviates network, 660 m of 15”-diameter
perforated and number-three gravel covered pipes,
and a 2250 m2, 4 m-deep lixiviate pool with 7812 m3 storage
capacity.

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Sectors:
  • Waste
local action
Bus Route Upgrades and Controls - Municipality of the City of Santa Ana
  • Start year: 2011
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: Completed

A preliminary study was undertaken in collaboration with the
Vice-Minister of Transportation with regard to bus routes and
various stations, travel times, rider numbers, etc. A company
was hired to analyze bus exhaust pipes. New route implementation
is not yet complete, but superfluous traffic has
been reduced.

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Sectors:
  • Transport
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Protected Zone Reforestation - Municipality of the City of Santa Ana
  • Start year: 2012
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

The mountains that surround Santa Ana have been declared
protected zones but are largely deforested. Land lease for
grain cultivation has been prohibited.

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Santa Ana Greenspace Rescue - Municipality of the City of Santa Ana
  • Start year: 2012
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

Most city greenspaces are assembled as compensation for
other urban development projects. In general, these areas
are handed over without improvements and local government
must invest from scratch.

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