Actively uses European Union structural funds and other financial sources

EU funds in projects

  • for the period 2004-2014 – more than 80 million EUR implemented:
  • European Regional Development fund: EUR 40 136 789 or 49,6%
  • Cohesion fund: EUR 38 109 215 or 47,13%
  • European Social fund: EUR 484 452 or 0,6%
  • Climate Change Financing Instrument: EUR 2 134 085 or 2,64%

In the recent past

  • reconstruction of bridge over Gauja river
  • new building of Valmiera Elementary school (award: School of Excelency – only 50 schools in the world have this title – most modern elementary school in Eastern Europe)
  • reconstruction of kindergarden „Kārliena”
  • construction of Valmiera Music school
  • construction of new engineering complex of the Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences
  • reconstruction of St.Simon`s Church Tower
  • insulation of apartment buildings (40% of all)
  • construction of Valmiera Technical college


  • construction of new swimming pool by Vidzeme Olympic centre (8lanes x 25meters, 2 pools for kid’s, connected to the hotel „Naktsmājas”, recreation centre)
  • Valmiera Industrial park (well established and developed industrial territory for new businesses)
  • residental house with rentable appartments is under construction