Sofia Municipality picks up old cars from the street

Publish date 01 July 2016
Sofia Municipality picks up old cars from the street image

Today, Sofia Municipality will repatriate old, obsolete motor vehicles from the capital's streets, squares and sidewalks. The action is following an order of the regional mayors and will be held according to a pre-prepared schedule, Dnevnik reported.

Employees of the Sofia Inspectorate, the police and the companies that have concluded contracts with the Sofia Municipality for carrying out the activity will take part in the repatriation.

According to unofficial information, more than 10,000 cars without license plates and the right to drive clog not only the center, but also the districts of the capital.

In parallel, another action of the municipality is underway. Dangerous trees around the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral will be removed.

Since the beginning of 2012, more than 1,000 have been removed. dry and dangerous trees on the streets and boulevards in the capital. In addition to the removal and pruning of trees, the current maintenance of the vegetation includes the planting of new saplings, and since the beginning of 2012 until now more than 1300 trees have been planted.