Today, October 6, Speaker of the State Duma Viacheslav Volodin will hold large parliamentary hearings on the state of urban public electric transport in the regions, reports IA REGNUM.
It is expected to discuss the issues of updating the rolling stock, modernizing infrastructure, restoring convenient routes, functioning of electric transport and financing issues.
“The problem is especially relevant for subject centers. Tram and trolleybus routes were closed in some of them. The regions cannot resolve this issue on their own,” the State Duma speaker said earlier. Viacheslav Volodin.
The hearings will be attended by the leadership of the regions, mayors of cities, representatives of the executive authorities in the regions responsible for transport and road facilities, manufacturers of rolling stock, representatives of leasing companies, operating organizations,…