Footbridges to be built over busy Athens roads

TAGS: Athens

Six footbridges will be constructed over dangerous road crossings in Athens, the Infrastructure Ministry announced on Friday.

Minister Christos Spirtzis signed off on the 13-million-euro project and announced a tender.

The bridges will be at the following points: the corner of Poseidonos and Kalamaki avenues in Alimos; Kifissias Avenue and Panormou Street in central Athens; Mesogeion Avenue in Aghia Paraskevi; Athinon Avenue in Haidari; and the intersection of Poseidonos Avenue and Afroditis Street in Palaio Faliro.