Marine trams will run in the Odessa region
In 2016 in the Odessa region can begin plying sea trams. So consider the Ukrainian Association of protection of the sea, which appealed to the Cabinet with the idea of revival of Ukraine in Odessa coastal water trams and found support. Marine trams included in the program of Odessa to 2022.
In 60-80 years of the last century walk along the bay along the coast were very popular among Odessa citizens and tourists from all over the Soviet Union. It once was and convenient means of transportation and tour. In the 1990s, after the collapse of the Black Sea Shipping Company and rising fuel majority of these traffic stopped.
It is assumed that now bind together trams beach in Odessa, Ilyichevsk, Gulf and South Sergeevka. Perhaps routes continue and river ports - Izmail, Belgorod-Dniester and Vylkove. For marine trams needed on transport infrastructure, boats and portopunkty. Originally planned to use the Odessa private boats and boats rented from Istanbul. Then comes the turn of construction of new boats.
For the construction of an portopunktu need 350-400 thousand. Dollars. Creating a network portopunktiv the Black Sea supported European Union, which has already allocated money for portopunktiv on the beaches of Odessa Lanzheron and Arkadia. In Odessa infrastructure will revive Scientific company "Stapel". Portopunkty serve not only for transport. They will create the site year-round recreation and entertainment - casino, clubs, restaurants, mess, hire water bikes and more. A movement begins trams probably using temporary floating piers.