In Crimea, proceeded to the election of the mayor of Simferopol

© AP Photo / Pavel GolovkinВид to Simferopol, Crimea. Archival photoIn Crimea, proceeded to the election of the mayor of Simferopol© AP Photo / Pavel Golovkin

In Simferopol launched a contest for the position of head of the city administration, the candidates filed nine people, reported head of sector of personnel and awards office for municipal policy of the administration of the Simferopol city Council Tatyana Kostyleva.

The last head of administration of Simferopol Gennady Bakharev, head of the city hall almost 3 years, wrote in late August a letter of resignation for health reasons. Letters of resignation at own will wrote his Deputy and the first Deputy.

«In the Simferopol city Council received 10 applications of candidates for the position of head of the city administration Simferopol. The twentieth of September received an application from Posunko Alexander Alexandrovich about the withdrawal of his candidacy. Today, we have nine candidates», — said Kostylev.

In turn, the head of the Simferopol city Council Viktor Ageev said that the future head of the administration must be an Executive, a Manager, first and foremost, to love and to know the city.

«This clearly must be a resident of the city of Simferopol who understands the situation, as a lot of work to do. Included in the work will need once, in the build-up time will not» — told RIA Novosti Ageev.

The structure of the competitive Commission consisted of eight people. The Chairman – the Vice-Premier of the Crimean government Igor Mickle. A meeting of the Commission on behalf of the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov and is broadcast live on TV channel «First Crimean». The Commission will choose two candidates, one of which is then approved by the deputies at the session.

Among candidates — the acting head of the administration Galina Alexandrova, Deputy of the Crimean Parliament Igor Lukashev, Director of the «Union of environmentalists of the North-West» (Saint Petersburg) Mikhail Vasilenko, General Director of «Crimean news company» (news Agency «Kryminform») Maxim Nikolayenko.