The main thing is to live comfortably
In the Central Laboratory of PJSC MMK, the head of the city Sergey Berdnikov held a meeting with the employees of the enterprise, where he summed up, discussed the prospects of the city's development and answered questions.The event brought together a union activist, chairmen of committees and workshop representatives of the Veterans Council.
“I am in my position because I want to change our city, solve problems that equally concern me and you as residents of the city,” said Sergey Nikolaevich.
Accomplishment is still one of the key areas. Much attention is paid to the condition of roads: in 2017, 27 km were repaired, in the past - about 30, it is planned to bring more than 40 km of roads into proper condition. One of the major projects in the near future is the construction of a multi-level interchange. “Today, the roads in Magnitogorsk are one of the best in Russia,” the head of the city commented.
Also, hatches, wells and tram crossings, which previously impeded movement, are being harmonized. Work is underway to arrange parking for motorists: special attention is paid to their creation near social facilities.
One of the main tasks is the development of electric vehicles. Today, new cars are being acquired: about 30% of the tram fleet has already been updated. A new tram line connecting Sovetskaya Street with Karl Marx Avenue is under construction, which will cover the territory of the southern regions. Also, a road is being constructed in Karl Marx Avenue in new quarters.
Much attention is paid to the construction and reconstruction of schools and preschool institutions. “The number of new kindergartens will close the current problem with children under 3 years old,” said Sergey Nikolaevich.
The emphasis is on the reconstruction of parks and squares. Now the park at the Rear Front Monument is completely restored.The reconstruction of the ecological park continues, where hiking and skiing tracks have already appeared, the hockey court has been restored, paths have been laid through the forest, lighting has been made and benches have been installed. Recently completed work in the park "Birch".
Sergey Berdnikov also noted that Magnitogorsk is empowered with the second capital of the Southern Urals. In addition, the head of the city said that he was appointed to the post of vice-governor of the region on a voluntary basis to implement a package of initiatives for further development. “Our city should be the second center for participation in the development of the Chelyabinsk region,” the mayor commented. “In the general hierarchy, we occupy a very significant position: both financial and economic, and political.”
The meeting participants were interested in the installation of benches, ballot boxes, public transport work schedules, as well as the lack of train tickets and other issues after the repair work was carried out. Sergey Nikolaevich took all the proposals in pencil. In conclusion, the head of the city thanked the audience for the meeting, wished them further professional success and emphasized that the city authorities are always open to communication and ready to assist in resolving any issues.