Kiev asked to enter a permanent ban on entry of trucks in the capital during morning rush hour

Киевляне просят ввести постоянный запрет на въезд фур в столицу в утренний час пик

Kiev appealed to the city authorities with a proposal to ban entry into the capital of large transport in the morning rush hour. The petition of the city Council.

“Every morning on the main highways in the direction of Kyiv (Odessa, Zhytomyr, novoobuhovskay highway, etc.) formed significant congestion. One of the factors that influence it, is a significant number of large vehicles. A permanent ban on the entry of heavy vehicles in Kyiv from 8:00 to 9:00 will significantly reduce traffic jams in this time, and truck drivers will be more comfortable to go after 9 o’clock, when the flow of cars in the Capital will decrease significantly,” wrote the authors of Vyacheslav Kucher.

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We will remind, at present, a complete ban on entry of trucks into the capital introduced periodically due to weather conditions. Summer – in the heat of heavy transport did not spoil the pavement, in the winter – not to interfere with traffic during snowfalls. On Friday, December 2, the ban came into effect at 6:00 in the morning. However, in the city there was one accident involving a truck – a truck crashed into a public transport stop and destroyed the premises of a Barber shop. The driver claims that did not exceed the permitted speed and not lost control because of snowy road.