The Government of Ukraine approved the draft order approving the Plan for establishing and changing boundaries of administrative-territorial units, the names of settlements and attributing them to specific categories, developed by the Ministry of Regional Development and Construction. " According to the report, the government also approved a plan under which required to put before the Cabinet`s draft law "On administrative-territorial structure of Ukraine and the resolution of the Cabinet of a single public register of the administrative-territorial units of Ukraine.
According to a press release referring to the First Deputy Minister of Regional Development and Construction of Nicholas Soroka, today in Ukraine border are set to 3.981 thousand localities, representing 13% of the total (29.799 million).
N. Soroka noted that at present the problematic issues in the administrative-territorial constrain further development of local communities and requires an urgent solution.
The report noted that the results of the introduction of this document will be matching steps and timelines to establish the boundaries of administrative-territorial units, the development of general plans of settlements, the planning scheme area, the valuation of place names, keeping the State Register of administrative-territorial units.
As previously reported, the Kyiv Regional State Administration intended to harmonize the border region and the capital to put an end to land scandals, permanently arising from the disputed territories.