The roads of European quality have appeared in some territories of Ukraine. Chairman of Ukravtodor (State Agency of Automobile Roads of Ukraine) Slavomir Novak stated this in the interview with Economical truth.
“(The roads of European quality) have already appeared in some territories. I can guarantee that in five years we will unite the regional centers. This is our strategy because it is impossible to repair everything at once,” the report said.
According to Novak, the total network of roads is 170,000 km. They managed to repair 7,000 km of including local roads. “This is not a bad result for two years, but we should remember that there was no such financial support two and a half years ago”.
Earlier, 2019 Budget allocated around 1,1 billion dollars to the State Agency of Automobile Roads of Ukraine (Ukravtodor). The 2019 Budget Act came into force on January 1.
The State Agency of Automobile Roads of Ukraine will receive 1,1 billion dollars. 500 million dollars from this amount will be directed for the development and maintenance of state roads.
Subvention to local budgets for the construction and repair of local and municipal roads is more than 505 million dollars.