In Chelyabinsk modernization program of general education received new school buses.
"Several dozens of pieces of new school buses have already arrived in Chelyabinsk, — said the Minister of Education and Science of the Chelyabinsk region Alexander Kuznetsov held today, October 18, meeting of the Committee on Social Policy, the Regional Legislative Assembly. — In total fleet until the end of the school year upgraded to 100 units. "
The purchase of new grooves and "gazelles" of the federal budget allocated 143.7 million rubles.
First of all new vehicles will go to those areas where the fleet of the most worn. "Today, 480 school buses to schools dovozyat more than 14.5 thousand children, representing 4.5% of the total number of pupils. In need of replacing at least 227 vehicles, "- said Alexander Kuznetsov. The most difficult situation with the supplying of students formed in the October, Agapovsky, Argayashskaya, Kunashaksky, Sosnovskoye and Nagaybakskom areas.
"In the future, the work in this direction will be continued", — assured the head of the education department. He added that the program to update the fleet of school buses will run for two academic years — and this future.
In addition, all school buses this year will be equipped with satellite navigation systems GLONASS. Funds for this will be allocated from the regional budget for the regional target program.