The Russian Transport Ministry has developed proposals on allocation of over 8,2 billion rubles ($142 million) from the budgetary funds to the Tver region for the purpose of building the Western Bridge across the Volga River.
As Construction.RU was told today by the press office of the Tver regional government, this issue is to be considered by the governmental commission for budget planning.
Thus, the bridge construction is estimated at more than 10,2 billion rubles. 1,5 billion rubles were included in the federal budget for the year 2018, while in 2019, 3,5 billion rubles are planned to be spent for that purpose. In 2020, more than 3,2 billion rubles are expected to be allocated.