MOSCOW, March 1. /TASS/. Heads of Russian regions who were present on Thursday at the presidential address of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly, I believe that the head of state outlined the key points of development for the coming years aimed at addressing the concerns of the population. This, in particular, lack of nurseries, the situation of roads and availability of medical care, garbage dumps and polluted air in cities.
Regional leaders noted that, overall, the message was aimed at improving the quality of life of people and the development of strategic for the regions industries. Especially proud of some regional leaders called President demonstrated samples of the latest military equipment.
Roads remain a problem
The President in the message, in particular, has set a task to increase financing of road construction and maintenance in the next six years. This topic drew the attention of heads of many regions.
As reported by the Governor of Rostov region Vasily Golubev, with the latest changes in the allocation of funds at the Federal level, the regions will receive additional funds to address road problems. “From January 1, 2019 will be a new source of income in the regional road Fund at the expense of funds received from payment of fines for traffic violations. It will add over 1 billion to bring the existing road network in Rostov region in the regulatory state”, – said Golubev.
The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov said that the condition of most roads on the Peninsula do not correspond to Russian standards. “Crimea is especially important the order of the President of the regional authorities to improve the condition of roads. According to Vladimir Putin, the commissioning of the Crimean bridge will give an impetus to the development not only of the Crimea, and the Russian black sea coast. We bear a special responsibility for the development of road infrastructure of the Republic as part of the infrastructure of the black sea region of our country”, – said the head of the region.
Putin also touched upon the development of major transport corridors – the Northern sea route, TRANS-Siberian railway and the Baikal-Amur mainline. “Development of the TRANS-Siberian railway is the access to foreign markets, the development of production, new jobs, additional income for the whole country For Buryatia the direction of development opens up new opportunities for growth. Buryatia is going to become one of the logistics centers on the TRANS-Siberian already worked out appropriate investment projects”, – told TASS the head of Buryatia Alexey Tsydenov.
The Governor of the Arkhangelsk region Igor Orlov notes that the development of transport infrastructure will improve the quality of life of the population in the region. “I would first put the project “Belkomur” [construction of the railway, White sea – Komi – Ural], development of water supply system in Arkhangelsk. And development of our ports, which are becoming the most important channel of saturation of the Northern sea route – our main strategic highways in the North of the country,” he told TASS.
The city should be cleaner
The President focused on environmental issues, in particular, mentioned the Krasnoyarsk among unfavorable from the point of view of ecology of the areas where “drops black snow”. “Today Krasnoyarsk has been named among the adverse cities. This can be measured in two ways: as a negative thing, but the fact that the solution of environmental problems is a common task… provincial and Federal. Together we will succeed in the coming years to achieve a radical change for the better,” he told journalists acting Governor of Krasnoyarsk territory Alexander USS.
The actual problem for the Chelyabinsk region, known for its metallurgical industries. As reported in a press-service of the Governor of the region, the transition to new technology will improve air quality in industrial cities.
“The installation of an uncompromising and already unbearable period of transition to the best available technology will dramatically improve the condition of atmospheric air in industrial cities of Chelyabinsk region and to eliminate the accumulated decades of environmental damage. We expect that with the improvement of the regulatory framework the Federal center will take into account regional developments and initiatives aimed at improving the environmental situation in the country”, – quotes the Governor of the region Boris Dubrovsky press service.
Stopped Putin and the elimination of dumps, primarily within the city limits. Acting Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region Gleb Nikitin noted that the theme of ecology and control of landfills is relevant to the region. “A very important environmental issue: elimination of environmental damage, landfill, improving the environmental performance of enterprises. On the one hand, this will reduce the impact on the environment, on the other – the introduction of new technologies will give impetus to the development of the Nizhny Novgorod industry”, – quotes Nikitina press service of the regional government.
As told to journalists by the Governor of the Murmansk region Marina Kovtun, the region already has positive experience of recultivation of dumps. “We at the regional level are already firmly engaged in this work. The development of the projects of recultivation of the landfill from the regional budget to municipalities of the Murmansk region in 2018 – 2020 will be allocated over 20 million rubles every year,” she said.
Availability of medicine
The President said that in the regions it is necessary to provide within walking distance primary health care, to open in the settlements obstetric and medical outpatient items to prepare and implement a national program for the fight against cancer. According to the acting Governor of Pskov region Mikhail Vedernikov, in the region “have managed in the shortest time to complete construction work in the new building of the perinatal center”.
“Pay special attention to the fact that this is done without compromising quality. We expect that at the end of March, its services will be available to the first patients. We must allow each inhabitant of the region to undergo annual medical examinations to prevent disease, provide quality healthcare to people in remote areas, raise the quality of the work children’s clinics,” said acting Governor.
As reported by the acting Governor of the Ivanovo region Stanislav Voskresensky, in the region through optimization of the expenditures for the first time in many years, has allocated about 500 million roubles for repair of hospitals and avtooborudovanie for hospitals. “About Oncology, I can say [that] senior doctors approached me, endoscopes was not enough. We laid this year will buy the necessary endoscopes and all other necessary equipment. Of course, doing this in priority,” he said in the TV channel “Russia 24”.
Governor of the Vologda region Oleg Kuvshinnikov told TASS that in the region have already started to solve the problem of shortage of rural medical personnel. “Five years ago we launched a program “human resources in health care”, knowing that the shortage of specialty physicians is 50%. Now for this program 900 children are studying in higher educational institutions of the country receive a scholarship of the government of the Vologda region. They return and required three years to work in rural areas,” said Kuvshinnikov.
The increase in the number of nursery
According to Putin, for three years, you need to create 270 thousand jobs in the manger, what regions will be allocated 50 billion roubles. As reported TASS the Governor of Krasnodar Krai Veniamin Kondratiev, the regional authorities will direct in 2018, a record amount for the creation of nursery groups.
As noted by the Governor of the Tyumen region Vladimir Yakushev, “we have seen once again that our country is protected from external attacks, and the Russian army is not only the guardian of the sovereignty of the state, but is a guarantor of peace on the planet”.
The Governor of Khabarovsk territory Vyacheslav Shport said that Putin noted the importance of the work of people employed in the defence industry. “This industry employs thousands of our people. I am sure, to all residents of the region was important to hear that our country is protected. Modern developments in the defense industry is a guarantee that we can work to develop the social sphere and the economy, without worrying about external threats,” – said Shport.
The head of Sevastopol Dmitry Ovsyannikov said that the message of the President laid down the momentum of development for all of Russia. “The momentum that has been received for development of the Crimean Peninsula, will actually be played across the country. The pace of infrastructure development, social sector doubled compared to the previous period,” said he TASS.
The acting Governor of the Krasnoyarsk territory called the message “unusual”. “The message is unusual in its status, scope, content, this kind of strategic March Manifesto There are a lot of strategic thinking, which determine the vector of our development in the future, on the other hand, identified many specific problems concerning the social sphere, economy, environment,” said CSS.
The acting head of the Nenets Autonomous area Alexander tsybulskiy underscored that, in his view, the President has built his message around the person. “Moreover, the social indicators identified in the may decrees of the President, all they showed their further development, and the prospect of improving the quality of human life as the main value, declared as a major priority, it is very correct”, – he said.