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Monday, October 24, 2016

The government distributed funds from the “Plato” on the solution of the “road” question

The government has allocated nearly 11 billion rubles for the reconstruction of roads in Russia. The money was raised through the “Plato” system of charging heavy vehicles.

photo: Gennady Cherkasov

The government has allocated 10.85 billion roubles to improve roads in the regions. According to the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers, the money from the Federal budget will be sent to 24 subject of the Russian Federation, including 20 cities where “traffic” issue is the most critical.

More than 750 million roubles will receive Omsk oblast, 500 thousand of them – in Omsk, became notorious for its terrible roads all over the country during the “Straight line” with President Vladimir Putin. Due to the huge number of holes on local roads have cars the wheels even fall off.

On the second place on volume of funds, which the government decided to give to the regions for the solution of traffic problems, turned out to be Karelia – 700 million roubles. For 650 million rubles from the Volgograd, Samara and Saratov region.

The Altai Republic has allocated 250 million rubles. Recall that recently the Barnaul dentists “sealed” gypsum jaws and teeth pits on the roads of the capital region (photo). Such an original way they decided to draw the authorities ‘ attention to one of the main Russian troubles.

Meanwhile, Novosibirsk oblast were left without money, the site notes “Taiga.info. The quality of the roadway in the capital of the region is outraged motorists and pedestrians for many years.

The mayor of Novosibirsk Anatoly Lokot said recently that just to maintain roads in passable condition,” is required annually about 1.3 billion roubles. The mayor also had to comment on a video in which workers “lay” the flooring directly in puddles. “Puddles don’t quit – it’s a solid setup, my – said Elbow. – So if someone breaks the technology here and now disposes of budget money will be punished,” he said.

Haven’t made a dime and Bashkortostan, where the recognition head of the region Rustem Khamitov, the roads are in a catastrophic state. “The situation is like after the bombing,” admitted the official, reports Newsru.com.

The system of levying tolls on Federal highways with trucks weighing over 12 tons “Plato” started working in Russia since 15 November last year. The rate is 1.53 rubles per kilometer. Funds are allocated to the Federal road Fund. For the first year is planned to collect about 20 billion rubles.

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