photo: Alexander Chernushenko
During the “straight line” with President residents of Balashikha complained of a huge landfill, which for decades has grown so much that it, according to some, is visible from space. In the immediate vicinity built homes. Putin answered that the issue in this case arises to the builders who were building housing in this location – much later when, as here, the dump was formed. However, he said that measures to address the problems already being taken.
“The decision on construction of waste treatment plants – three in the Moscow region, – said Putin. – The budget allocated 5 billion rubles for addressing the most pressing current questions, your is. I will ask the Governor to do in the first place, it is acute issues, I hope it will be done.“
Already two hours after the telecast with the President suburban SU SK reported on the beginning of the verification of information on illegal construction of residential houses near Balashikha garbage landfill “Kuchino”, which opened in 1964. According to investigators, the officials in violation of the law has given permission for the construction of apartment buildings in this place.
The next day the Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov said: “the Closure of this landfill was in the plan to 2021. Our task now is to find a way to move the time and, given the fact that the city has “comes” to the dump, to try to shut it down early.”
In the end, Thursday, June 22, it became known that Putin ordered to close the landfill to prepare the examination and documents in a very short time. For all the work to the responsible officials given one month.
“Listen to me, and want the sparrows heard me! During the month to close” — said Putin.