The historic day of the capital of Kefalonia will be celebrated together on  March 22, 2019  with the inauguration of the new water treatment plant.

A 10,000 cubic meters of drinking water production capacity per day, the largest and most modern in Greece.

The commencement of its operation, on Friday 22 March 2019, coincides with the celebration of World Water Day, so the municipality has a double reason to celebrate the event.

The inaugural event program includes the following:

  • Talks:

Alice Galiatsatou , philologist, Director of the 3rd Gymnasium of Argostoli, with the subject ” Argostoli – Water, Historical Retrospection ”

Dionysis Georgopoulos , representative of the contractor company ” Our new plant and its potential ”

  • Concert with  Dimitris Bassi
  • In live broadcast the start of the factory by pupils in the classroom.

In the framework of the events a painting exhibition will be held by the students of all Argostoli schools on drinking water. It will award the best work per educational grade.

The events will take place at the Municipal Theater of Argostoli “Kefalos”. The inauguration will be broadcast live at the theater online with the factory site.

Entrance to the event venue will be free.

On a historic day for Argostoli and with the slogan “I was there too”, the mayor Alexandros Parisis invites you to participate in this great celebration.

From the Press Office