Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 16
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
More than 1,700 kilometers of roads were built, reconstructed and repaired in Azerbaijan in 2016-2017, says an article of Chairman of Management Board of the State Agency of Highways of Azerbaijan Saleh Mammadov, published by the official Respublika newspaper.
Meanwhile, 26 new bridges and eight pedestrian crossings were built on public and Baku city roads.
A 9-km road in Azerbaijan’s Jojug Marjanli village, liberated from the Armenian occupation is also a part of the restored roads, says the article.
Total length of built highways will reach 15,000 kilometers in a period from 2004 to late 2018, which is a good indicator, according to the article.