With the contribution of the LIFE programme of the European Union - LIFE14 ENV/GR/000611

New page on highways in Greece

"The country is changing page due to a range of new  projects, projects which will contribute to the productive reconstruction of the country and to the equitable development", the Minister of Infrastructure and Transport, Chris Spirtzis, stated in the  Athens News Agency.

Mr Spirtzis said that the effort of the completion of the projects has been efficient and delivery of the new major highways to circulation will begin by the end of March. The first project, the tunnel of Tempi at Platamon and the circumvention of Maliakos will be fully at the beginning of April. Furthermore, according to the schedule, the highway Corinth-Patras will be also delivered until Easter and the highway of Central Greece, E65, and Ionia Odos will follow afterwards.

 Finally, Mr Spirtzis noted, that all highways will have been delivered by August.

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The LIFE GYM [LIFE14 ENV/GR/000611] project is co-funded by the LIFE programme, the EU financial instrument for the environment.

 

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Start Date: 15 September 2015 – Duration: 35 months