Avtodor promises to start the repair of the road to Synevyr, damaged by landslide, on Monday (PHOTOS)
Not a road, but constant extreme - that's how tourists and local drivers describe the fenced road that collapsed due to landslide about two years ago,. It leads to the Synevyr Pass and is not only the main route to more than one third of the villages of Mizhhirya district, but also an important tourist destination.
Road builders have long known that the road was going to collapse, last year the Oblavtodor after the first minor landslides even drafted a repair estimate which amounted to about one million three hundred thousand hryvnias. They were expecting these funds from the state, but they never came. In April this year, despite warnings, they could not avoid a larger landslide, which made the road dangerous.
People complained, officials investigated, and tourists were and still are shocked when driving on this stretch to the picturesque Synevyr. And now, it seems, the ice was broken.
As the Chief of Road Service in Transcarpathian region Vasyl Markovich told uzhgorod.in, they can start working the next Monday. He said that until recently they have been making special structures to strengthen the road, which now are almost ready. The traffic will be organized on the new lane, away from the place of landslide and with the changed radius of bend. Within a month, the road must be repaired - the Chief of the Road Service of the region said, noting that the cost of the works may be adjusted, but the project provided 1.5 million hryvnias.
By the way, when the road to Synevyr is repaired, there is another place the Avtodor should consider - such as the road to Lopukhiv. Or rather, once the road, and now the direction...
1 August 2016 11:13