In Ulyanovsk, continuing its program of restructuring and renewal of rolling stock of public passenger vehicles.
According to the Committee of the road infrastructure, public amenities and transport, as part of the program from the beginning of this year, the number of minibuses decreased by 54 and amounted to 1,347 units.
The deputy chairman of the Committee Sergey Anikin, the number of buses of small and medium capacity increased by 56, and is currently 317 units — this bus brands Ford, Iveco, Peugeot, PAZ, Hyundai.
As part of the rolling stock equipment satellite navigation system GLONASS system monitoring committee for the first quarter connected 217 buses. Thus, the total number of vehicles equipped and connected to the system bus is 780 out of 1642. Before carriers aimed to complete the equipment of the rolling stock GLONASS to July 1, 2012.
Sergey Anikin also reported that from January to April of this year, members of the committee conducted 150 on-site inspections, the results of which are made up of the heads of routes 9 and 12 acts of claims for violation of traffic and the approved schedules. In accordance with the contractual obligations imposed on violators of the penalties. For the systematic violation of treaty obligations with the heads of number of routes 35, 37, 13, 27, 88 terminate the contract.
Currently, passenger transport is carried out on 86 regular bus, tram 17, 7 and 12 seasonal trolley routes. In August of this year will be a contest for the right of transport more than 30 routes.
According to the deputy chairman of the relevant committee, in order to improve passenger services committee is preparing a draft resolution of the city administration, "On Approval of the public transport service of the city of Ulyanovsk", which will include the following provisions: a transport service, on the Commission to regulate the transport market in the city, a competition for the right to enter into a contract to perform regularly on the route network of Ulyanovsk.