Repair of two major bridges planned in Penza, said the Governor

© Flickr / Vitaly Tis. Archival photoRepair of two major bridges planned in Penza, said the Governor© Flickr / Shchukin Vitaly

Reconstruction of Bakunin and Brigadier bridges in Penza is planned in the near future, said Tuesday the Governor of the region Ivan Belozertsev.

«They have an important transport role through populous districts of the city. Work on design and estimate documentation for capital repairs of these facilities has already begun», — quotes the words Belozertseva his press service.

Earlier it was reported that on Tuesday opened to traffic Sverdlovsk bridge in Penza, the reconstruction of which 395 million roubles was allocated from means of the state system «Platon». In addition, in the region at the expense of the «Plato» repaired an overpass in the town of Kamenka.

«Without the help of the Federal budget and means of the «Plato» to reconstruct the bridges in Kamenka and Penza would be impossible… While I understand that the problems we have on the roads… visiting areas of the Penza region, I hear from residents of rural settlements request to asphalt macadam road. Will to do it,» said Belozertsev.

Plenipotentiary of RF President in Volga Federal district Mikhail Babich believes it is important that Penza oblast receives funds not only for the «Plato» and enjoys all the opportunities of the Federal budget.
«But «Plato» really proved its efficiency — not one, but many objects in different cities of our County and country are supported by this system. Crucially, in the Penza region observed the construction period. In the short term — less than one year — Sverdlovsk bridge was reconstructed completely, put into operation», — quotes the words of Babich, the press service of the Governor.