Saakashvili overviews infrastructural projects in Rustavi
What has been done in Rustavi in the recent period and what projects are planned to be implemented in the city in some 30 km from capital Tbilisi, - these were the issues, on which President Saakashvili took a report from the local authorities of the city. At the meeting, it was underscored, that new jobs have been created in Rustavi. As reported, five new factories have been constructed in the city since 2008.
Prior to the meeting, president Saakashvili talked to locals about the ongoing reforms in various fields in one of the districts of Rustavi. The meeting was held in the yard of a block of apartments. It was said, only in Rustavi, in the recent period, several thousands of jobs have been created. Mikheil Saakashvili emphasized the renewed schools and the new projects carried out in the healthcare system, which imply free insurance for children of preschool children.
President Saakashvili also met locals in Tchkondideli settlement of the city. Residents of 4 blocks of apartments gathered outside to ask questions to the president. The main issues they were interested in were employment issues and reconstruction of infrastructure in the city.
Mikheil Saakashvili also inspected the new hotel being under construction at the entrance of Rustavi. 100 people are already employed at the construction. The three-star hotel is expected to employ 200 locals when it`s finished.