288.9 million rubles will be allocated to renew water supply pipe networks in Udmurtia in 2021. Until 2023, 1.8 billion rubles will be allocated for these purposes. It was announced by the Minister of Construction, Housing and Communal Services and Energy of the Republic Dmitry Surnin in his profile on the social network Facebook.
water supply pipe networks were turned off eight times in the last 10 days of winter in Udmurtia. 50 outages were recorded for the same period in 2020.
Regional support in the form of 200 million rubles played a main role in preparing Udmurtia for winter
Dmitry Surnin added that the region's water supply pipe networks did not pass the frost test. 62 blackouts were registered in the last decade of the winter of this year, for the same period last year – 17 blackouts.
Izhevsk already has a program to modernize water supply pipe networks and equipment with an investment of 10 billion rubles in the field over 10 years. An investment program of 2 billion rubles is in operation in Votkinsk.