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City news, 30.06.2009 13:58

In St. Petersburg will be a new big bridge across the Neva River

new_bridge The project to build a bridge across the Neva River with a great working title "New Admiralty" reviewed in the Smolny.

"The transport situation is complicated and the construction of another bridge across the Neva River has planned a very long time.",- Valentina Matviyenko said.

The height of the passage of the bridge will be about 6 meters, the width - about 36, the length of bridge - about 600 m. The estimated total project cost is about 7.9 billion rubles.

The appearance of new buildings should be consistent with the habitual image of St. Petersburg bridges.

In general, the proposed project was approved at the meeting. In the period up to July 15, the designers have to make it and submit for consideration and approval by the Governor.

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