Large Cities of Ukraine Should Develop Transport Schemes for 30-40 Years

Integrated transport schemeThe Ministry of Regional Development of Ukraine obliged cities with population over 100 thousand people to develop integrated transport schemes for 30-40 years. If cities with smaller population have alike problems with traffic, they can also develop such schemes.

This will give clear understanding of perspective development of traffic. In other words, this initiative will allow to optimize the operation of all transport modes, organize traffic with minimum level of congestion, reduce accident rate and improve safety on the roads.

The integrated transport scheme should be developed as a separate document on the basis of the city master plan. This scheme should take into account social & economic and planning features of the city, the growth of population and territory, the perspective changes in the location of large enterprises, construction, trade and other facilities.

Source: Interfax-Ukraine