While a number of the people of Dammam called on the concerned authorities to pay attention to the Al-Dawasir neighborhood, and consider it a heritage and tourism landmark, as it is the oldest, as it was built about 70 years ago. The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing for Developmental Housing, Engineer Ahmed Al-Qarawi, and the Undersecretary for Services, Engineer Ziad Moghrebel. The initiative included home improvement works, road lighting, landscaping, and some various maintenance works.Improve and beautify
The mayor of the eastern region explained that this is the first stage in implementing the initiative in Al-Dawasir district, and other stages will follow. The secretariat is now coordinating with the ministry to study popular neighborhoods in the area in which the initiative will be implemented during the next few period, pointing out that the number of houses that have been rehabilitated in “Al Dawasir” in Dammam in the first phase amounted to 40 houses, while the target is 70 houses, and it is expected It will be completed soon, indicating that “Ammar Saudi” was launched under the supervision of the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing, with the participation of 250 male and female volunteers, who contributed with the Municipality in implementing the improvement and beautification work. This initiative also aims to enhance the quality of life aspect, which is one of the programs to achieve the “Kingdom’s Vision 2030”, as well as to spread the culture of volunteering.
Engineer Ahmed Al-Qarawi stated that the initiative was launched by the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing, represented by the Ministry’s Agency for Developmental Housing, and has been implemented so far in 6 regions, targeting 17 regions across the Kingdom, specifically popular neighborhoods, to develop and rehabilitate popular areas in the Kingdom, noting that Choosing Al-Dawasir neighborhood as it is a vital and popular location, and one of the old and ancient neighborhoods in Dammam.