The streets of Moscow decorated for the New year

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in photosangelina illuminations in Moscow. Archival photoThe streets of Moscow decorated for the New year© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

Extensive work on the complex preparations for the New year completed, reported RIA news Deputy mayor for housing, utilities and amenities Pyotr Biryukov.

«At this stage all work on the preparation for the New year completed. This year, has done Titanic work — a lot of new installations, the new structures, which were distributed in the Central part of the city, brand new installation of illumination compared to last year,» he said.

Biryukov said that the preparations affected County, a district of the capital today, they are also decorated in a single town centre concept.

«On the major areas in administrative districts, the districts hosted a similar installation. We do this to ensure that Muscovites were able to walk not only in the Central part of the city, but at the place of residence. We have different can not be», — he noted.

He noted that the complex measures carried out on the improvement of the streets and the most important places in the territory of the administrative districts.

«About 300 trees new year — the biggest is 17 meters, eight meters located in different territories. We have prepared the site for carrying out fireworks, salutes. Our task — to make so that the city was beautiful, appeared in all its glory» — he stressed.

According to him, architectural lighting within the common concept of the holiday and dressed up the city’s main highways and entrances to the city. And as a novelty this year, landscape lighting appeared and on the Boulevard ring and the Sparrow hills.

As previously reported, in Moscow for the New year at the same time ignited about 4 thousand light installations with 20 million LEDs. Throughout the city are eight arched structures that mimic the facades of the world famous Moscow theaters, 266 high decorated fir-trees, and on Poklonnaya hill appeared a giant glowing Orb, reaching a height of 17 meters.