Vilnius Mayor Remigijus Simasius has on November 20 proposed liberalizing wooden architecture in Lithuania and promote the use of wood in construction.
"I hope for a swift and effective breakthrough," he told participants of an international conference on possibilities for Lithuania to become a center for the production and export of wooden construction.
He pointed to the fact that public buildings built using wood are banned altogether, and only up to 30 percent of wood can be used for facades but wood also need to be covered with other mater...
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