Photo: official website of the Governor of the Kemerovo region
The movement opened the first in Siberia to the highway, which should connect Kemerovo and Novokuznetsk. This was announced by the Governor of the Kemerovo region Sergey Tsivilev, reports TASS.
“We tested the first part of speed highway, it’s on “excellent”,” — said Tsivilev, noting that the road is constructed to bypass the small towns and significantly reduces travel time.
According to him, in the near future it is also planned to complete the overhaul of the second part of the track — road of the first category. It is expected that two-thirds of the blade will be repaired by the end of 2019, one — third in 2020. “This road will significantly shorten the distance, reduce transportation costs, will seriously affect the environment, but this is only the first step, because in this state we have to bring all roads Kuzbass”, — said the head of the Kemerovo region.
The construction of the road with the permitted speed to 130 kilometers per hour between Kemerovo and Novokuznetsk began in 2005. Currently all work is carried out in the framework of the Federal program “Road network” the national “Safe and high quality roads”. In total, its implementation by 2024 it is planned to allocate more than 4.4 trillion rubles.
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