The mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin does not see the need in unification of Moscow and Moscow region, according to the mayor, for the dynamic development of the Metropolitan area good transport accessibility and good coordination.
“I believe that there are no special prerequisites for this kind of administrative associations too huge subjects — about 20 million people,” the mayor declared in interview ” to the Newspaper.ru”.
According to him, the example of New Moscow, it became obvious that such a Union requires a tremendous amount of time and investment.
“In order for agglomeration effectively developed, not necessarily to change the administrative structure, from the point of view of economy there is nothing wrong that peat cut in two subjects. The main traffic flows and transport accessibility, and this requires coordination,” — said the mayor.
According to him, in the last few years this issue has been a significant breakthrough: implemented the concept of development of the Moscow transport hub has already been reconstructed a number of major highways, in addition, began a massive reconstruction of the main ways of commuter.