Goncharuk arrived in Lviv oblast because of the disruption of the heating season

Гончарук приехал во Львовскую область из-за срыва отопительного сезона

The region will get heat from Novoyavorovskoe power plant no later than November 18.

Prime Minister Alexey Goncharuk arrived in Lviv oblast with a working trip because of the situation with the heating season in Novoyavorivsk or Yavoriv and Novyi Rozdil.

UKRINFORM reports that the Prime Minister promised to employees Novoyavorovskoe CHP plant to pay wage arrears. He stressed that the perpetrators of the disruption of the heating season in the Lviv region will be punished.

The Minister of development of communities and territories Alyona Babak, who also arrived in Lviv oblast, stressed that no later than November 18, residents will receive heat from Novoyavorovskoe CHP.

Also in Lviv is the head of “Naftogaz” Andrey Kobelev.

After Novoyavorivsk officials visited Novyi Rozdil.

“Because of the irresponsibility of dubious private companies, which de facto controls CHP, 60 thousand people in Novyi Rozdil and Novoyavorivsk could be left without heat in the winter,” wrote the Prime Minister in his Facebook.

According to the head of the government, these two cities were not ready to giving of heat: in pipes, no water, hydraulic testing was conducted in the summer, the staff of the CHP have not been paid for almost six months.

“What did the private company ruling all this time – this needs to be handled with appropriate law enforcement agencies. I will not leave this situation without control and want to remind you that every failure in solving the problem – there is a name and title. All of this will be discovered and receive a proper assessment and due punishment. The police are doing this,” – said Goncharuk.

He also added that initiates the transfer of the CHP to the management of the group companies of “Naftogaz”. “This will take place within two to three days. In parallel, the specialists will inspect the equipment and to troubleshoot technical issues”. According to the Prime Minister, in novoyavorivs’k the people will be warm in houses in a few days.

“The situation in Novyi Rozdil is a little more complicated. There heating system is not ready to start. Instructed for a maximum of five days to prepare the network for launch! SSES are ready, if reducing the temperature to provide citizens with all necessary,” – said Goncharuk.

The Prime Minister stressed that every day will wait for all participants a written report about what, how and by whom are made to supply heat in the city.