Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman commissioned the leadership of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine and the Ukravtodor State Motorway Agency of Ukraine to embark on all necessary preparatory work as soon as possible to begin the construction and repair activities in March already. The Head of Government urged at a special meeting on road infrastructure development.
The Prime Minister reminded that in 2018 the total amount of financing of road construction activities would reach a record sum worth UAH 47 billion. Meanwhile, the Road Fund, which starts operation, as well as active involvement of local authorities and use of growing local resources into road construction programs are aimed to become effective tools for the management of the sector.
"Construction of roads and their safety are our focus. With the onset of the season, we must launch major construction work to provide a breakthrough in the road sector," said Volodymyr Groysman, "Apart from that, we see it necessary to upgrade old and purchase new equipment for construction and maintenance of road infrastructure."