The head of the Ministry of Infrastructure calls on Parliament to adopt a law allowing to create Road Fund
In the Ministry of infrastructure of Ukraine declare that, in the current year it is planned to fully restore a continuous coating over 1.7 thousand km of roads, 7 times more than in 2015. About this informed the head of the Ministry of Infrastructure Andrew Brewer.
On his page in Facebook the Minister noted that to restore a complete coverage is planned on the roads of Dnipropetrovsk-Mykolaiv, Odesa-Reni, Stryi-Chernivtsi, Kyiv-Kharkiv, Kyiv-Odesa, Kyiv-Chernihiv - New yarilovichi.
Also will continue the repair of the road Lviv-Radekhiv-Lutsk on the territory of Volyn region, Lviv-Sambir-Uzhgorod, Zhytomyr-Chernivtsi.
Brewer reported that the restoration of a continuous coating of roads this year it is planned to allocate UAH 14.3 billion.
"Of course, 1,700 km is a small proportion of roads requiring repairs. To annually make the repair even more when the country is in dire need of the Road Fund. It will get all the proceeds from excise taxes on fuel, it was estimated that 30-40 billion annually, and they shall be used exclusively for roads. The corresponding bill is already in Parliament, need your support in informing the MPs required as soon as possible to vote for it," said brewer.