Mayor of KievLeonid ChernovetskyI commented on new tariffs of housing and communal services in the capital and I assured: in other cities pay even more.
The mayor reminds: the prices of the specified services in Kiev didn't change two years, and even after a rise in price the capital remains the city with one of the lowest tariffs.
"In the majority of the regional centers the cost of housing and communal services is much higher and this with the fact that the average inhabitant of Kiev earns 80% more, than the average Ukrainian", - the mayor emphasized.
As reports Chernovetsky's personal site, the town governor confirmed the promise to pay to lower-income strata compensation from the city budget.
According to the mayor, Donetsk, Lugansk and Lviv pays for Kiev hot water less, than. In the capital the tariff makes 12,37 UAH/cubic meter, whereas in the listed cities - 14,3 UAH, 16,62 UAH and 17,77 UAH respectively. Cold water in Kiev (1,61 UAH/cubic meter) is also cheaper, than in Dnepropetrovsk, Donetsk, Zaporozhye, Lugansk, Lviv,Nikolaev, Kharkov and Uzhgorod. The only thing in what Kiev surpassed other cities, is a rent - 1,94 UAH for square meter of the area.