Governors and mayors were forbidden to leave the region at the time of snowfall

Губернаторам и мэрам запретили покидать области на время снегопадов

Local officials in bad weather have to stay on the ground. And housing and communal services transferred to clock mode.

The Cabinet instructed the heads of regional state administration, administration and local self-government not to leave the territory of their regions to the deteriorating weather conditions. The corresponding order of the Vice-Prime Minister Gennady Zubko January 17 published on the Government portal.

“The head of RSA, RGA and local governments under the weather should not leave the territory of their regions”, – stated in the document.

Zubco recalled that the deterioration of weather conditions is expected in Poltava, Sumy, Chernihiv and Kyiv regions. As well as in Zhytomyr, Vinnytsia, Nikolaev and Odessa areas.

In this regard, he instructed the regional state administrations together with the SES to create the headquarters of rapid response, to check the readiness of Autonomous power sources, deploy points heating, to ensure the full readiness of snowplows and other equipment.

In addition, the weather departments of housing and communal services of regional state administration transferred to a four-hour duty.

We will remind, from-for snowfalls truck traffic restricted in seven areas.

In Kiev has opened six of heating points for drivers.


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In Kiev has restricted the entry of trucks