The overpass, subject to reconstruction, is located at the 2-nd km of road from Moscow Kazanskaya railway road, nearby Mitkovo station at the intersection of railroad with Rusakovskaya str. It was built in 1896 and consists of three tracks, located under the metal spans. Previous reconstruction of the overpass was made in 1993.
The goal of reconstruction is aimed at increasing of traffic capacities of Rusakovskaya and Zhebrunova streets, liquidation of a bottleneck at Rusakovskaya str., and improving speed traffic between the Central and Eastern districts of the capital.
After the reconstruction length of the путепровода will increase from 33 to 74,3 meters. Works will also include construction of a second span of the existing overpass, and remodelling of certain construction elements.
The construction project will also include the following:
- Reconstruction of Rusakovskaya Str. with new installation of tramway road under the railway overpass;
- laying and reconstruction of engineering networks and communications: water supply, sewerage and rain drainage, electricity, outdoor lighting, communication networks;
- reconstruction of overhead wiring for tramways and trolleys;
- beautification and landscaping