Kharkov will be provided with financial support for the continuation of the construction of the third subway line. The state is ready to cover third part of expenses. It was announced today by the Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groysman after he took the Kharkov underground.
Vladimir Groysman, Prime Minister of Ukraine:
"There are wonderful people in Kharkov, you are kind, friendly and very positive, so I know for sure that the underground will be good as well, and the city will be beautiful, and the region will be developing. We will try to help. We will help to obtain necessary financial aid. We will cover some of the costs to help Kharkov in developing of the underground, as it's very important. It all should be renovated, and of course it requires money. Well, I think the approach, that we have demonstrated today, can be absolutely accepted in terms of park renovation".
The project for the continuation of the construction of the "Alekseevskaya" subway line should be implemented by means of two European banks. Now it is being finalized. And the city is now working on getting state guarantees which is necessary for obtaining a loan.
Valeriy Pysarenko, Member of Ukrainian Parliament:
"Our deputy group" For Kharkov, for Slobozhanshchyna "appealed to the Cabinet of Ministers - We insist that the Cabinet of Ministers give the state guarantees for the continuation of the construction of Kharkov underground. We hope that we will be heard and in the nearest future Kharkov will boast of several new subway stations".