Lakhta Center is a multifunctional complex in St. Petersburg with the Gazprom headquarter and public spaces occupying a third of the area. Construction was completed in October 2018, now start work on the arrangement of business and public areas. The opening will take place in about a year, when the complex will be fully prepared to meet guests.
Two traffic circles to appear in Primorsky district
One circle will be built between Primorskoye highway and Lakhtinsky avenue. It will provide an opportunity of an unimpeded access to Lakhta Center. Those driving from the city to the public and business center will be able to make a U-turn.
The second circle will appear in the area of Primorskoye highway and Savushkina street. It is needed for a free exit from Lakhta Center. Due to the new circle the traffic flow in the direction to Leningrad region and back will be released from burden. The new facilities will improve the situation in Primorkoye highway, the traffic burden will increase when Lakhta Center is completed in 2018.
Traffic circles are need not only for Lakhta Center, they will speed up traffic towards Leningrad region.