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Today the Governor of St. Petersburg Alexander Beglov and the head of the Petersburg Central Board of the EMERCOM of Russia Alexey Anikin took first place landscaping Park Heroes-firefighters.

“This is the first in Russia Park of a name of Heroes-firefighters. It is dedicated to all those firefighters who died in the line of duty, as in the siege and in the postwar period. This place is the soul of our service we will carry out various activities aimed at Patriotic education of youth and propaganda of the fire-rescue case,” – said in his welcoming speech A. Anikin.

The event was also attended by current employees and veterans of the EMERCOM of Russia, representatives of the city Government, district Administration, etc.

Now in the Park, work continues on the landscaping. Its territory covers 47 hectares, which is planned to accommodate seven playgrounds, a skate Park, tennis courts, bike path, will equip safe approaches to water and will enclose nests of ducks and gulls. In addition, soon there will be a magnificent monument to all representatives of the heroic profession of firefighter, in its Foundation already laid the first stone.

Park Heroes-firefighters are connected by underground walkway to the metro station “Prospect of Glory”. In its lobby is a mural and thematic exhibition dedicated to the establishment and development of the fire.

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