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January 11, 2022 3:52 pm

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Utility workers worked around the clock to quickly respond to possible emergency situations.

The Moscow city economy complex has worked out the New Year holidays without incident. The successful work of employees of all municipal and energy enterprises of the city was noted Sergei Sobyanin during a meeting of the Presidium of the Moscow Government.

“The New Year and Christmas celebrations were held in a kind and warm atmosphere, without accidents or accidents. For this we are very grateful to the employees of all city services who worked around the clock these days, ”said the Moscow Mayor.

The meeting also considered the report of the Deputy Mayor of Moscow on housing and communal services and improvement Petra Biryukova on the results of the work of city services in the days of the New Year and Christmas.

Bright backlight and warm congratulations

The festive atmosphere in Moscow was created by more than 4.5 thousand light volumetric decorative structures and about a thousand artificial New Year trees, installed within the framework of a single design concept for the city and sponsorship programs. On 150 buildings, bridges, overpasses and other objects, architectural and artistic lighting worked in a festive mode.

1600 greeting New Year and Christmas posters were placed on city advertising media. In addition, holiday videos were broadcast on 50 digital billboards and 12 media facades on book houses on Novy Arbat and the Central Telegraph building on Tverskaya Street.

For Muscovites and guests of the capital, 4099 winter infrastructure facilities worked and still continue to function:

– 1416 skating rinks (of which 215 are with artificial ice);

– 382 ski tracks with a total length of 616 kilometers;

– 359 ice slides and snow towns;

– 1855 universal grounds for winter sports;

– 44 ski resorts, ski slopes, places for sledding, tubing, dog sledding, snowmobiles and snowboards;

– 43 places for swimming.

24/7 work

To ensure trouble-free operation of the municipal economy complex, a round-the-clock watch of all services was organized. To eliminate possible damage to heat, electricity, gas and other engineering networks, 1,352 emergency recovery teams were formed in advance, and 1,449 units of specialized equipment, more than 1.8 thousand emergency power supply sources (diesel generator sets) and three mobile boiler houses were prepared. Emergency shutdowns of consumers were not allowed.

During the holidays, there were three heavy snowfalls, during which more than half of the monthly precipitation rate fell. 10.5 thousand units of specialized snow removal equipment went out to remove snow, and 2.9 thousand teams and 43 thousand units of small mechanization were involved in cleaning pitched roofs and cleaning yard areas.

On especially dangerous sections of roads (primarily on the Moscow Ring Road), 41 trucks were on duty around the clock.

Removal, processing and disposal of household waste was carried out as planned. Special attention was paid to Christmas fairs – 1.1 thousand workers and 380 pieces of equipment were involved in cleaning the grounds of the Travel to Christmas festival located in the city center around the clock.

To eliminate the consequences of possible emergencies, a group of forces and means of constant readiness was formed: 354 units of fire-fighting and rescue and specialized equipment, seven helicopters and 1330 personnel.

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

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