Thursday, 19 November 2009
Kyiv mayor asks Kyivmetrobud to continue construction of second line of city sewer mains
The Kyiv Mayor's Office has asked OJSC Kyivmetrobud underground construction company to continue the construction of the second line of the city sewage mains, and has promised to find funds to finance the work. Members of the Kyiv City Administration considered this issue on Nov. 16.According to Kyivmetrobud Director General Volodymyr Petrenko, at present a total of 8.2 kilometers out of 9.8 kilometers of the second line of the city sewage mains has been already constructed. The major work was done in 2007-2008, when five kilometers of the line was built.This year only Hr 19 million was allocated for the construction of the mains."The funds have been already spent and currently Kyivmetrobud is undertaking everything possible so as not to stop construction", Petrenko said."But starting from Monday we have no way to continue doing this," he said.Deputy Head of Kyiv City Administration Anatoliy Holubchenko asked the leadership of Kyivmetrobud to continue the work."I address you on behalf of all Kyiv residents and on my behalf with a request to continue the work, and I promise that you will receive money," Holubchenko said.