Varvarovsky Bridge doesn't maintain loading therefore since January 1 of the car with a loading capacity more than 20 tons to it won't admit.
The bridge which is put into operation in 1961, the city authorities repaired in 2001. As the mayor of Nikolaev Vladimir Chaika told, then recommendations of institute of bridge constructions were implemented only for 50 percent.
And thus load of bridges in Nikolaev exceeds norm - per day passes 32 thousand cars, a half from which - trucks.
- The Kharkov institute recommended to close movement on our bridge since January 1 - to limit journey of cars with a loading capacity more than 20 tons, - the mayor told. I will be compelled to enter since January 1 it into life.