Governor of Saint Petersburg, Georgy Poltavchenko, and Chairman of VTB Bank Management Board, Andrey Kostin, have signed an agreement to build two lines of a high-speed light rail tramway.
As Construction.RU was told in the city administration press office, VTB Bank will invest in the project 20 bln roubles.
According to the plan, one tramway route will go from the “Kirovsky Zavod” metro station to Petergof through the “Baltiyskaya Zhemchuzhina” residential compound up to “Druzhba” exhibition center.
The second line will pass from the projected “Yuzhnaya” metro station in Shushary to ‘Slavyanka” residential compound in Pushkin, and further will go to Krasnoye Selo village.
Start of the project realization is scheduled for the near future, told the investor.