Tver authorities want to prematurely pass section of the highway M-11

© RIA Novosti / Igor Taraborrelli in fotomonsterflash road. Archival photoTver authorities want to prematurely pass section of the highway M-11© RIA Novosti / Igor Taraborrelli the image Bank

Highway M-11 from Moscow to Tver region it is planned to put into operation ahead of schedule — until the summer of 2018, said the regional government on Wednesday.

The authorities clarify that the possibility of early delivery of important roads the Governor of the Tver region Igor Rudenya said at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in late 2016. The construction of the highway M-11 goes in the Tver region in 2011. The first highway – Vyshniy Volochek bypass – opened in 2014.

«Highway M-11 in Konakovo district planned to enter into operation prior to summer 2018. The issue was discussed today, may 16, at the session of the government of the Tver region», — stated in the message.

The Governor at the meeting stressed the importance of the route with the tourism point of view.

«Now accelerate to in the next tourist season we were able to bring guests on the high-speed road from Moscow to Tver in about 1.5 hours. Accessibility increases the rating of the region and status at the Federal level,» said Rodina.

The Governor also stressed the need to consider the issue of arrangement of filling stations in the area, passing through the territory of the region.

«In addition, the region should appear in the platform «Buy Tver» refueling immediately after crossing the border with the Moscow region. It is possible for small businesses in the development of the hospitality industry and the flow of investment to the region,» said Rodina.

Necessary for motorists infrastructure for M-11 in the Tver region is formed with the participation of Rosneft and «Russian highways», which signed cooperation agreements, authorities say.