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Deputy Prime Minister – Plenipotentiary Representative of the President in the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri Trutnev held a meeting of the Presidium of the Government Commission on the socio-economic development of the Far East

Yuri Trutnev held a meeting of the Presidium of the Government Commission on the socio-economic development of the Far East

The issues of creating social facilities using the mechanism of the Far Eastern concession, changing the plans for social development of the economic growth centers of the Far Eastern regions, considering applications for including investment projects in the field of forest development in the list of priorities were included in the agenda of the meeting of the Presidium of the Government Commission on the socio-economic development of the Far East, held under the leadership of the Deputy Prime Minister – Plenipotentiary Representative of the President in the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri Trutnev.

Opening the meeting, the Deputy Prime Minister noted that the Far Eastern concession mechanism was approved at the Eastern Economic Forum, and more than 40 projects totaling more than 270 billion rubles are already in operation.

The use of the Far Eastern concession will allow the construction of seven new social infrastructure facilities in the Magadan Region at once. Two new schools will appear in the Gorokhovo Pole microdistrict under construction in Magadan. The first multidisciplinary rehabilitation center will be built in the regional capital. Thanks to this, about 600 Magadan residents will be able to receive modern medical services annually. Conditions will be created for training and competitions of the regional, interregional and all-Russian level at the new ski stadium named after. Elena Vyalbe, which will be located in the Snezhnaya Dolina microdistrict. A new residential building for 200 places and a modern sports and recreation complex with a swimming pool will be erected at the Northern Artek children’s camp. The first year-round center in the region will be opened to identify, support and develop talents on the model of the Sochi “Sirius”. An additional 100 places will be arranged in the Magadan Regional Orphanage, children from the orphanage named after A.N.Logunov, located in a building built in 1957, 420 km from Magadan.

Funds from the federal budget through a single subsidy for the development of social infrastructure of points of economic growth will be received by Primorsky Krai and the Jewish Autonomous Region. The city of Nakhodka, Primorsky Krai, will receive more than 1 billion rubles for the overhaul of nine educational institutions, nine institutions of preschool education and a college of arts, the construction of a sports and recreation complex, the improvement of the adjacent territory around the Salt Lake, the renewal of the material and technical base of 12 municipal libraries, the installation of two hockey boxes and sports ground.

“The city of Nakhodka is in a stage of rapid economic development, which is accompanied by a number of processes: the population is growing, new schools, kindergartens, and sports facilities are needed. And all this social infrastructure needs to be developed taking into account the opinions of the residents,” said Yury Trutnev.

In the Jewish Autonomous Region, 150 million rubles will be allocated for the modernization of the material and technical base of the regional hospital and the development of emergency medical care.

Also at the meeting, applications were approved for inclusion of two projects in the list of priority investment projects of the Ministry of Industry and Trade in the field of forest development: in the Republic of Buryatia, a comprehensive modernization of the existing Selenginsky pulp and paper mill will be carried out, in Sakhalin, the Evrazles company will create a modern woodworking enterprise.

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