MOSCOW, August 2. /TASS/. The Moscow city election Commission is considering holding a concert for people who for the first time will vote in the upcoming elections of the mayor of Moscow. On Thursday said a member of Mothersurname Dmitry Reut at the meeting, members of the youth organizations of Moscow on the preparations for the upcoming elections.
“Already had a positive experience when in the last election were organized events, concerts with artists for voters voting for the first time. The good thing is that many artists who are interesting now the young people who responded to the request to participate in the concert, which took place after the election. I think we are the same work will be carried out in these elections. We must, I think, embody this idea,” he said.
Raut added that the performers at this concert are expected to be determined by an open voting among the Muscovites.
During the meeting he asked the members of youth organizations spread through the environment information on the election of the mayor. “We ask around to your neighbors, the dachas in particular, to publish in social networks information about the upcoming elections and innovations,” explained Reut.
Elections will be held in a single voting day on 9 September. For mayor will compete five candidates: Duma Deputy Mikhail Balakin (“the Union of townspeople”), the Chairman of the Duma Committee on physical culture, sport, tourism and youth Affairs Mikhail Degtyarev (LDPR), former Deputy of the Moscow city Duma and the state Duma Vadim Cumin (CPRF), head of the municipal district Taganskaya Ilya Sviridov (“Fair Russia”) and the acting mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin, running as the independent candidate.