UAH 26 million for modernisation of Kharkov Palace of Sports
In preparation for the EuroBasket-2015, the state plans to allocate 26 million UAH for the reconstruction of Kharkov Palace of Sports, informed Nikolai Nemkov, head of the Monitoring Department of Sports and Image Projects, at the meeting of the Permanent Humanitarian Commission of Kharkov City Council on February 11.
According to him, this money will be used for reconstruction of facade and roof at the Sports Palace. For the start of the EuroBasket 2015 the City Council also plans to prepare another sports facility for training of the guest teams - “Lokomotiv” Palace of Sports.
Nikolai Nemkov also noted that soon the builders will start installing the main training base near the “Kharkov-Arena”complex. So far there is only a foundation pit dug and actual construction site. Already this year, there will be gyms, locker rooms, showers and heating.