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Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Chernyshenko held a meeting in Sarov on the preparations for the 800th anniversary of Nizhny Novgorod. The Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod Region Gleb Nikitin made a presentation at the event.
The meeting was attended by First Deputy Minister of Culture Sergey Obryvalin, First Deputy Minister of Sports Azat Kadyrov, Deputy Minister of Defense Timur Ivanov, Deputy Minister of Education Yekaterina Tolstikova, Deputy Minister of Construction, Housing and Communal Services Yuri Gordeev, Deputy Minister of Economic Development Sergey Galkin, Deputy Minister science and higher education Aleksey Medvedev, director general of the state atomic energy corporation Rosatom Aleksey Likhachev.
“The Nizhny Novgorod region is a promising travel destination. And the upcoming event will attract even more guests here. I believe that the heritage of the anniversary should be felt by both the residents of Nizhny Novgorod and tourists from the regions of Russia and abroad. The preparations for the celebration are in their most active phase, and it is important not to slow down. The events should be held at the highest level, ”said Dmitry Chernyshenko.
The mascots of the 800th anniversary of Nizhny Novgorod – the woodpecker Gora and the deer Nino, as well as a mobile market with souvenirs were presented to the vice-premier.
As Gleb Nikitin noted during the report, preparation for the anniversary of the city contributes to the organization of a large number of cultural events, the launch of new public areas, the creation of conditions for the interaction of Nizhny Novgorod residents in the course of various projects, the implementation of their ideas.
“The large-scale infrastructure program“ City 800 ”provides for the implementation of large projects, including the construction of“ School 800 ”for 4550 seats, reconstruction of the largest park in Nizhny Novgorod“ Switzerland ”, construction of two transport interchanges, improvement of more than 30 socially significant territories, restoration of more than 100 objects of cultural heritage , as well as a complex of repair and restoration work and landscaping in the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin. In the future, it is planned to use the landscaped areas during the event program of the anniversary “, – said Gleb Nikitin.
“The restoration of the Kremlin, cultural heritage sites, reconstruction of the road network will allow transforming not only the historical center, but also renewing the infrastructure, improving the main city locations, creating a comfortable cultural and social environment for residents,” added the Deputy Prime Minister.
The head of the region stressed that the plan for celebrating the anniversary includes more than 150 regional, federal and international events of various topics, directions and formats. The main show “The Legend of Real People” will be the culmination. This is a journey through the history and traditions of Nizhny Novgorod, a kaleidoscope of bold aspirations and achievements.
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