The Elektrolesovskaya Street continuation project is divided into two stages. In 2020, the first section with a length of 1.4 kilometers was put into service, which extended the existing track to the Akvarel shopping center. Now the road builders are working on the second section, 2.2 kilometers long, from the shopping and entertainment center to the junction with Kirova street. At a distance of 1.6 kilometers, the foundation of a new passage was laid, leveling and the upper layers of the asphalt pavement. These works were 75 percent completed. At the same time, a crushed stone foundation is being laid under the sidewalks and cycle paths, storm sewers and local treatment facilities are being made. In places with a high level of groundwater, the foundation is additionally reinforced to ensure the reliability of the driving surface.
There will be several exits to Vtoraya Longitudinal: to Avtomobilistov street, near the Akvarel shopping center and along Zina Mareseva street. In parallel, they are repairing the road on Elektrolesovskaya street with the arrangement of sidewalks.
– The amount of work is enormous, a lot has been done. After the completion of the project, the people will definitely have to be thanked: they did not even dream of connecting Elektrolesovskaya Street with Kirov Street, ”said Governor Andrei Bocharov. – In September it is necessary to carry out a workshop at the installation and finally decide the deadlines for commissioning the installation. Already now I would ask, together with our architects, to consider the possibilities of further development of the area, including the coastal part. This territory must be put into circulation and decisions must be made about its development. There are all possibilities for this, and the construction of this path will become the basis.
In Volgograd, they choose a place for the construction of a bridge to Sarpinsky Island. And one of the possible options is precisely this area.
The issue of naming a new street after a veteran of the Great Patriotic War is being discussed with the veteran community.
This road season, construction and repair will cover 600 kilometers of roads in the Volgograd region.