In 2019 the road will spend two billion dollars

В 2019 году на дороги потратят два млрд долларов

The Cabinet will allocate 56 billion on roads next year

In the past year on the road has allocated 47 billion hryvnia, and in the next spending is expected to grow to 9 billion.

In 2019, the government intends to allocate for road works 56 billion. About this at the Cabinet meeting on Wednesday, September 12, Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman.

“Next year, for road construction, we select the sum of 56 billion UAH”, – he said.

The Premier added that local roads will be allocated to 17 billion UAH.

Among other things, more than two billion will be provided to the road safety (refuges, fencing, crossings and the like).

“75% of the total excise tax that comes from the fuel, will be aimed at the road,” – said Groisman.

Note, the total amount of funds allocated to road works in 2018 amounted to 47 billion hryvnia, including UAH 11.5 billion aimed at local and municipal roads.

Earlier Groisman said that the plan to repair roads halfway done.

It should be noted that the head of Ukravtodor Slawomir Nowak blames the poor condition of roads the local authorities, which, according to him, repair the roads, but receive the funds.

We recall the morning of September 11 in Mykolaiv region, protesters blocked the highway N-14 Nikolaev – Aleksandrovka – Kropiwnicki and N-11 Nikolaev Dnipro demanding from the government to return nearly 100 million hryvnias on repair of roads.

 

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