04 July 2012, Wednesday, 13:30

More than 1 billion 200 million roubles are allocated for winter preparation in Bashkortostan

author: Galiya Nabieva

The Government of Bashkortostan allocated more than 1 billion 200 million roubles for winter preparation to municipal utility facilities and support of municipal enterprises. Financial support several times exceeded the last year one. The funds will be directed as grants to budgets of municipal entities, the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing RB commented on the decision.

Utility facilities, equipment will be overhaul repaired and replaced, reserve stocks of fuel will be purchased at the expense of the given financial funds.

In total, according to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, almost 1,5 thousand boiler-houses, 62 central heating units, more than two thousand km of heat supply networks and 14 thousand km of water supply systems should be prepared by forthcoming winter.

74 km of shabby heat supply networks and 250 km of water supply systems are subject to replacement.

Grants will be received by all municipal entities of Bashkortostan which provided co-financing of specified activity from local budgets.