MOSCOW, February 21 – RIA Novosti. The road and public utilities of the Moscow region have been transferred to an increased mode of operation due to snow, said the Minister of Transport and Road Infrastructure of the Moscow Region Alexey Gerzhik.
“Road services have been transferred to an enhanced mode of operation at subordinate road facilities. More than 2.3 thousand units of equipment and almost 2.7 thousand people are now involved in cleaning roads, if necessary, additional resources will be involved,” the press service of the ministry quotes Gerzhik in your Telegram channel. News from the Moscow region
According to him, the technique primarily cleans the roadway and de-icing treatment on outbound highways, access roads to social infrastructure facilities, public transport routes, as well as roads that provide the movement of emergency services.
As noted by the press service, public utilities are also working in an enhanced mode. More than 1.6 thousand pieces of equipment and over 15 thousand janitors are involved in cleaning yards and public areas.
The Ministry of Transport of the Moscow Region calls on motorists to be careful on the roads. When snow intensifies, if possible, minimize travel by personal transport.