Recently Kyiv was again hit by a disaster. By estimations of weather forecasters, in the capital made it the most powerful atmospheric spot possible. The city with the consequences of bad weather did. About it on air of TV channel “Kiev” said the mayor of the capital Vitali Klitschko.
“Even the residents of our city say they do not remember such rain. Guarantee that the elements will not be repeated. Therefore, our task – as quickly as possible to react quickly and to eliminate the effects of such natural phenomena, – said Klitschko. – During bad weather the city had felled more than 200 trees, 6 poles power lines. On Khreshchatyk street, the storm sewer is simply unable to cope with such abnormal rainfall”.
According to him, the city government draws conclusions from this situation. Today developing a new project to replace storm sewers on those streets where there were problems.
“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, – said Klitschko. Where do major repairs of roads, we put in a new system. But, let’s not forget that in Kiev 800 kilometers of communications, stormwater, most of which are not repaired and did not upgrade for decades”.
He also thanked the workers of municipal services who promptly brought order to the city after a powerful rainstorm. They worked from night to morning the town began life. The conviction Klitschko, the effects of bad weather utilities capital managed.