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By 2021 the Federal property goes nine thousand kilometers of regional roads, and by 2031 the total length of Federal highways will grow by a third. About it the newspaper “Izvestia” was told in the Agency.
Currently, the length of Federal roads is slightly more than 50 thousand kilometers, and after the transfer will increase by 17 thousand kilometers. Federal roads are maintained at the expense of the Russian budget.
The publication explains that the route under the management of the Federal road Agency “will be brought to the desired vehicle operating condition” on the roadway surface should be free of breaks, dips, potholes, and other defects. Also includes requirements for traffic signs, marking and traffic lights.
4 June on the website of the world economic forum published the global competitiveness Index. Among other things, evaluated the quality of roads in every country, Russia is ranked 114 th out of 137 positions. The authors of the report noted that the Russian roads have a tendency to improve.
May 7, President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the national goals and strategic objectives of Russia until 2024. Among the orders — to bring to standard condition a half of roads in the country. For road construction the government plans to allocate more than eight trillion rubles.
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