Big Almaty Ring Road. Toll 6-lane highway is designed for unloading the through streets of the Almaty metropolis from transit traffic (up to 60%). Highway of republican significance, 1A technical category. The length of the route is 66 km. The project provides for design and the construction of 7 traffic interchanges, 20 bridges and 20 overpasses. After the construction is completed, BAKAD will become state property.