Dmitry Medvedev said that more than half of the roads and streets in the cities-participants of the project «Safe and high-quality roads» given in standard condition. According to him, this year the number of emergency dangerous areas reduced by more than 40%.
More than half of the roads and streets in the cities-participants of the priority project «Safe and quality roads» this year is given in standard condition. Next year work will continue ahead of schedule, reports «TV Center».
This was stated by Dmitry Medvedev at the meeting on the implementation of the project. It is held in 34 urban agglomerations with a population of 500 thousand inhabitants. The Prime Minister said that work should not be limited to the repair of roads. The city needs to learn how to comprehensively plan the development of all modes of transport, optimize transportation routes to encourage the use of public transport. If fans report on progress simply put the new asphalt, the road problem will not disappear.
«For new stations, the drivers love to accelerate. As a result, the accident rate in some places even growing. So you need to ensure that there are no new foci of accidents. It is necessary to provide security measures. This applies to the lighting of intersections and lighting routes, organization of pedestrian crossings, means of fixing of road accident, speed control. At the end of this year, the number of emergency prone areas reduced by more than forty percent, if we take the level of last year», — said Medvedev.