TBILISI(BPI)- The Roads Department’s funding for next year will increase sharply. According to Nugzar Gasviani, theDeputy Chairman of the Department, the 2016 budget reaches GEL 526 million, of which 275 million will be allotted for the construction of highways. In Gasviani’s words, funding for the current year is almost the same as it was last yearwhile next year much more will be spent on the road rehabilitation works.
According to him, works are currently underway on the 12-kilometer section of Agara- Upper Osiauriroad . Later, construction of two transport hubs and two bridges is also planned. Gasviani notes thatworks on the Upper Osiauri-Chumateleti – Zestafoni road are carried out in accordance with the schedule.