The acting Governor of the Kemerovo region Sergey Tsivilev

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MOSCOW, may 24. /TASS/. Construction of the last section only in Siberia and a highway Kemerovo – Leninsk-Kuznetsky, which will connect the two largest cities of region – Kemerovo and Novokuznetsk, will be completed in autumn 2019, said in an interview with TASS, the acting Governor Sergei Tsivilev.

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“By the autumn of next year will complete the construction of the highway will be entirely built (total length of approximately 70 km with a maximum permissible speed of 130 km/h – approx. TASS),” he said.

According to Tsivilev the region this year managed to get 1 billion rubles from the Federal budget, which allowed to start active construction of tracks length of 18.5 km. It is built in 2015 .