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During the repair, the traffic pattern will change: they will prohibit stopping and limit traffic to 40 kilometers per hour.

A major overhaul of the Shchelkovsky overpass will be made in the Preobrazhenskoye area. The design documentation has already been agreed, said the chairman of Moskomexpertiza Valery Leonov

“The Shchelkovsky overpass will soon be repaired in the east of the capital. The project envisages a major overhaul of the bridge deck, beams, supports and their elements, as well as staircases. At the same time, the design documentation includes the replacement of supports and the reconstruction of overhead lines for the outdoor lighting of the overpass, ”he said.

During the repair, the reinforced concrete supports and beams of the overpass span structures will be restored, the bridge bed will be renewed and the metal structures on which the communications are attached will be replaced. They will also paint reinforced concrete and metal elements of spans and supports, repair stair racks and sidewalk slabs on approaches, install curbs, railings and reinforced concrete cornices. In addition, the poles and overhead lighting lines will be replaced.

During the renovation, the roadway and sidewalks of the Shchelkovsky overpass will be occupied. At the same time, the passage in each direction will remain in at least three lanes. Stopping at the site will be prohibited and the speed will be limited to 40 kilometers per hour.

Pedestrians will be able to use existing sidewalks, footpaths, and temporary wooden decks or walkways at least 1.5 meters wide. They will be adapted for movement, including for people with limited mobility. It will be possible to cross the road using the existing pedestrian crossings. Temporary road signs will also be installed.

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