With the initiative of Tbilisi City Hall and the Transport Company, the rehabilitation of the ropeway at Turtle Lake is going on.
After its completion, only 5-6 minutes will be required to go to the Lake.
The rope-way will be adapted for people with disabilities and also equipped with bicycle suspension facilities.
3 500 passengers will be able to move with this ropeway per day.
The tender concerning about its rehabilitation was announced in last year. As a result, L.T.D”Bagirmsheni” became a winner.
According to the contract agreement, the rehabilitation should be completed by August 15th. The amount of the contract makes up 1 100 000 GEL.
Turtle Lake stopped functioning in 2009.