According to the statement, Sept. 3 is a shortened day at schools. Tomorrow, Sept. 4, studies will be suspended.
City authorities are taking a number of operational measures to reduce the volume of harmful substances in the air.
According to the Deputy Head of the Kyiv City State Administration Petro Panteleiev, heavy trucks will be limited to enter the city today.
City authorities also ask vehicle owners to refrain from using their private cars if possible.
Watering of streets and yards will be carried out in emergency mode.