«The Crimean bridge» will be on topographic maps

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codecoverage in fotobounce on the construction of Crimean bridge in the Kerch Strait«The Crimean bridge» will be on topographic maps© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codiscovered the image Bank

The official name of the bridge across the Kerch Strait will appear on topographic maps and road signs. This is stated on the website http://назовимост.рф.

Voting has ended. The majority of the participants chose the name «Crimean bridge». Another confident contender — «Kerch bridge» — behind the title-winner is more than two times. The third «Bridge of reunification».

The bridge, which, according to builders, will close by the end of December, will be the longest in Russia (19 kilometers). It will connect the Krasnodar region and the Crimean Peninsula. Start of traffic on the Crimean bridge is scheduled for December next year.

Voting was conducted for one month from November 16. To hold it in 2016, at a press conference proposed by Vladimir Putin.