In 2017, for the development of road facilities in the republic, funding is provided in the amount of 20.2 billion rubles, which is 10 percent higher than the level of the last year, the Ministry of Transport of the republic reports.
"The task is to build a total of 105 km of highways and repair 286 km of roadways on the territory of the republic this year,” the Ministry said. Also, the Ministry noted that 324 running meters of artificial structures will be reconstructed and 4,609 running meters of bridges and culverts will be repaired.
A total of 14.3 billion rubles are allocated from the federal budget to the federal motorways, which is 4.5% more than last year. For surface infrastructure development of regional highways, it is planned to finance 4.5 billion rubles, which is 1.3 times the level of 2016.
Subsidies to municipal entities for the construction of local roads, major repairs and repairs in the amount of 1.4 billion rubles were allocated.