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In the Jewish Autonomous Region, Deputy Prime Minister – Plenipotentiary of the President in the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri Trutnev, Minister for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic Alexei Chekunkov got acquainted with the measures to eliminate the consequences of the flood in the region, examined the flooding zone in the area with. Leninskoe.

Yuri Trutnev met with residents of the village of Kukelevo

The rise in the Amur River, small rivers and groundwater began in the Jewish Autonomous Region in the second decade of May. As reported by the governor of the Jewish Autonomous Region Rostislav Goldstein, a high alert mode was introduced. Organized and carried out informing the population about the current situation, the forecast of its development, as well as about the measures taken and the course of the implementation of measures.

A set of preventive measures to protect settlements and territories was organized and implemented in advance, including ready for the deployment of 9 temporary accommodation centers with a total capacity of 710 people. To carry out work on pumping out groundwater, building up the slopes of hydraulic structures, filling dams, embankments and earth embankments, the forces of the RSChS, the Ministry of Defense, airmobile groups of the Main Directorate of the EMERCOM of Russia in the Jewish Autonomous Region and the Amur Rescue Center of the EMERCOM of Russia were involved – a total of 513 people and 42 units of equipment …

According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia, in the course of the implementation of a set of preventive measures, more than 60 thousand sandbags were laid, work was carried out to build up the slopes of hydraulic structures, fill up dams, embankments and earth embankments with a length of about 4.4 thousand m. 2 thousand people, targeted assistance was provided to 38 citizens.

The importance of preventive measures was emphasized by the governor of the Jewish Autonomous Region Rostislav Goldstein: “In four villages of the Leninsky District, it is necessary to build dams. And in other areas there is such a need. Budget applications for their construction and reconstruction have been approved. “

The ridge of the flood in the Jewish Autonomous Region passed through the territory from 1 to 11 July. At the gauging stations Yekaterino-Nikolskoye, Nagibovo and Nizhnespasskoye, the water levels exceeded the mark of the adverse event, at the gauging station Leninskoye, the mark of the dangerous phenomenon was exceeded. At the same time, the work carried out allowed us to minimize the possible damage.

94 household plots, 2 sections of local roads, plots of agricultural land in the Obluchensky, Oktyabrsky, Smidovichsky, Birobidzhansky and Leninsky municipal districts were flooded. At the moment, the situation has stabilized.

“In 2013, the flood marks were almost the same, but the houses in the villages where we were today were flooded. A significant number of people suffered, left without shelter and belongings. This year there is no such situation. The dams in the form in which they are built help. They saved the territory. This is the work of builders and residents. The residents themselves went out and helped to fix the dams. The equipment was purchased on time and delivered to the region. Collaboration has yielded results. But it needs to be continued. Today the territories are protected. But in order for them to be protected reliably in the future, a lot still needs to be done, ”noted Yuri Trutnev.

Also, the Deputy Prime Minister met with residents of the village. Kukelevo. During the passage of the flood, local residents, employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia and a military group for the construction of protective structures came out to build ramparts around the village. Thanks to this, the village was not flooded. During the meeting, Yuri Trutnev thanked the residents for their selfless work during flood control works. During the conversation, people were interested in the construction of new housing and the demolition of dilapidated non-residential buildings, the development of social infrastructure, including street lighting, school renovation, stadium and gym equipment, asphalting roads.

Yuri Trutnev instructed the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East, together with the leadership of the Jewish Autonomous Region, to formulate proposals for the reconstruction and repair of social facilities in the village. Kukelevo.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and or sentence structure not be perfect.

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