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January 1, 2022, 10:53
Photo by M. Denisov. Mos.ru
In 2021, 170 architectural monuments were restored in Moscow, a lot of work was done to reconstruct polyclinics, the hundredth metro station and the MCC were built, and the thousandth electric bus entered the streets.
Last year, the thousandth electric bus entered the streets of Moscow, the hundredth metro station and the Moscow Central Circle were built, and 5.9 million people were vaccinated. About these and other important numbers of 2021 in his blog told Sergei Sobyanin.
“When we see off the old year, we always sum up its results. I offer my version of the main events in the development of Moscow in 2021, – he wrote. – In 2021, the 100th metro station and the MCC was opened, which we have built since 2011. The Moscow metro has grown 1.5 times, and in the coming years we will double the metro network. ”
A thousand electric buses and seven million “squares” of housing
The thousandth electric bus entered Moscow streets in 2021. Now environmentally friendly electric transport takes 70 percent of the volume of passenger traffic in the capital.
The Mayor of Moscow stressed that by 2030 all public transport should become green and the replacement of diesel buses with electric buses will play a decisive role in this transformation.
Last year, Moscow set an absolute record – more than seven million square meters of housing were commissioned in the city – more than at the peak of mass housing construction in the mid-1960s. “We have been moving towards this record for 10 years, starting with three to four million square meters per year. In the coming years, the city will continue to build a lot of housing, ”said Sergei Sobyanin.
35 reconstructed polyclinics and 21 centers of Moscow longevity
Another important area is polyclinic reconstruction program… It included 200 buildings – almost half of the city’s outpatient fund. Last year, 35 polyclinics were reconstructed, and plans for this year are 50 buildings.
“After the completion of the reconstruction, I have repeatedly asked both doctors and patients if it was worth so many costs and temporary inconveniences. And I got the same answer: yes, it was worth it, because instead of an outdated building we got a new, modern polyclinic, ”wrote Sergei Sobyanin.
There are more and more clubs for communication and leisure of older people in the city. Today, there are already 21 Moscow longevity centers operating in almost all districts of the capital. In 2022, it is planned to open 50 more centers.
1346 diplomas and over 78 million rubles
Moscow schoolchildren last year won 1,346 diplomas of winners and prize-winners of the All-Russian Olympiad. This is almost half of all diplomas of the All-Russian Olympiad for schoolchildren.
The capital’s education system has passed the test of distance learning. Thanks to modern technologies and the work of teachers, the children did not lose the last academic year, the Mayor of Moscow emphasized.
No less impressive is the amount that Muscovites have raised with the help of charitable services. on mos.ru, “Active Citizen” and the “Million Prizes” campaign – over 78 million rubles.
“The collected money is used to purchase vital medicines, rehabilitation of people with health problems, food assistance to low-income families, shelters for stray dogs and cats, and other good deeds,” the Moscow Mayor said.
170 restored monuments and almost 22 percent – investment growth
170 architectural monuments were restored last year. Among them, HPP-2 is the world’s largest project of adapting a monument of industrial architecture for modern use. “Since 2011, 1,718 cultural heritage sites have been restored in Moscow. The share of monuments in good and satisfactory condition increased from 66 to 95.4 percent, ”wrote Sergei Sobyanin.
The share of investments in the capital’s economy also increased – by 21.9 percent. These are data for nine months of 2021, they show that Moscow’s economy is coping with the challenges of the pandemic. The performance of industrial enterprises also speaks of the good health of the city economy, the Moscow Mayor is sure. The growth of production in the manufacturing industries amounted to 23.4 percent.
5.9 million vaccinated
One of the most important figures of the past year is the number of vaccinated: 5.9 million people.
“The pandemic has not gone anywhere, and herd immunity is the main means of fighting this scourge. Millions of Muscovites have been vaccinated against covid, hundreds of thousands have been revaccinated. Together, we will definitely cope with COVID-19. The year 2021 has gone down in history, the year 2022 has come. May he bring Moscow a lot of good, ”concluded Sergei Sobyanin.
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