20 June 2011, Monday, 12:48
author: Alfiya Sharafutdinova
Major repairs of the federal highway М-7 "Volga" began today in the territory of Bashkortostan. Works will be spent at the section fr om 1218 to 1229 kilometres. In this connection a number of restrictions on passway is entered. According to Radmir Vagapov, the deputy chief of board of highway "Samara-Ufa-Chelyabinsk" of the Federal road agency, it means first of all decrease in the maximum speed lim it. Besides, one of traffic lanes will be closed in case of need and contra-flow traffic system will be established. It is planned to finish repair till October 30, this year.
We should remind that earlier, on June 1, repair works started at several parts of federal highways М-5, М-7 and Р-240 "Ufa-Orenburg" passing through Bashkiria. Since July 1, repair will begin on several more parts of roads. The basic amount of works will be finished till the end of summer.