By 2010, all roads within a radius of 50 km from Novosibirsk will be repaired
The authorities of the Novosibirsk region are going to repair all the roads in the 50-kilometer zone around Novosibirsk by 2010, head of the territorial administration of highways Konstantin Gromenko said.
According to him, by 2010, the authorities plan to repair the 50-kilometer zone, eliminate congestion at the entrances to the city and build about 200 kilometers of rural roads. Besides, it is planned to reduce the number of settlements where road interchanges are in poor condition, from 200 to 80-100.
This year, the reconstruction of the Sovetskoye highway and the reconstruction of the Novosibirsk-Kolyvan highway will begin until the intersection on the Northern bypass. At present, the reconstruction of the most intense section of the road to Leninsk-Kuznetsky is being projected.
As reported, this year the region will increase funding for road construction to 3,576 million rubles.