The deputies appointed by the acting head of Petrozavodsk Irina Miroshnik

The deputies appointed by the acting head of Petrozavodsk Irina Miroshnik


The Petrozavodsk city Council of deputies on 25 December, has dismissed the head of the city Galina Shirshina. Her duties will be the Deputy chief of staff of the city Council Irina Miroshnik.

MOSCOW, 29 Dec –. To perform the duties of the head of Petrozavodsk is sent in resignation Galina Chisinau will be the Deputy chief of staff of the city Council Irina Miroshnik. Such decision was accepted on Tuesday at session of the city Council of deputies of Petrozavodsk.

In the vote was attended by 21 MPs, 18 of them voted Miroshnik.

The candidacy of acting had to vote more than half from the established number of deputies of the city Council, i.e. at least 16 people.

Deputies of the city Council of Petrozavodsk at the meeting of December 25, voted for resignation of mayor Galina Chisinau. The deputies explained its decision by saying that she had not performed their duties. Itself Shirshina consider the claims to be unfair and intends to appeal the decision in court.

Press Secretary of the Petrozavodsk city Council Marina Kabatek said that if the former head of Petrozavodsk Galina Shirshina he will appeal his dismissal in court, there are two possible scenarios. If the court decides in favor of Chisinau, she will continue to lead the city. If the court finds the decision to dismiss the legitimate, will be created a special Commission consisting of deputies of the Petrograd Soviet and the representatives of the head of Karelia. The Commission will select the applicants for the position of city Manager. Then their nominations will be submitted for session of the city Council and by secret ballot, MPs will decide which candidates will be appointed as the city Manager of the city of Petrozavodsk.