Ilham Aliyev viewed newly renovated Sulh Street in Sumgayit

27 september 2016, 10:05

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has viewed renovation on the Sulh Street - the main entry road to the city of Sumgayit.

Head of Sumgayit City Executive Authority Zakir Farajov informed President Ilham Aliyev that renovation work started this February and ended in early September. The length of the street from Baku-Quba highway to "Goyarchin" monument in the city is 5.2 km.

The Prsident was informed that before reconstruction there was no pavement here. New sidewalks were built, sewage lines were laid on both sides of the road. Green areas were created, trees and bushes were planted, an automatic irrigation system was installed along the road. The new state-of the-art lighting system was also installed, decorative walls were built along the street. The width of the traffic section of the road was expanded from 14 metres to 22 metres.