In Kiev in the most problematic areas will be reconstructed the system of rainwater drainage. In the field of repair of roads is already new. This was stated by the mayor of the capital Vitaly Klitschko on air of TV channel “Kiev”, reports “Interfax”.
“Our task – as quickly as possible to react quickly and to eliminate the effects of such natural phenomena (as rain). During inclement weather the city had felled more than 200 trees, 6 poles power lines. On Khreshchatyk street rainwater drainage is simply unable to cope with such abnormal rainfall,” said Klitschko on Friday.
However, according to the mayor, the city with the consequences of bad weather did. He also said that after the recent situation with the flooding of streets is already developing new projects for replacement of the storm drain.
“We study those places where there was flooding to put out there more powerful pumps. Perform reconstruction of the sewer system stock on the most problematic streets. Where do major repairs of roads, we put in a new system. But, let’s not forget that in Kiev 800 km communications, stormwater, most of which are not repaired and not updated for decades,” – said the mayor.