The mayor urged all citizens to participate in elections of the mayor of Moscow

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator in fotomancer of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin. Archival photoThe mayor urged all citizens to participate in elections of the mayor of Moscow© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator the image Bank

The candidate in mayors of Moscow acting mayor Sergei Sobyanin on Tuesday urged citizens to come to the polls and vote for the candidate whom he considers a priority.

«I think that it is very important for Muscovites to come to the polls and made a conscious choice. It is very important to support not only the city but the very institution of elections of the mayor. Moscow experienced a different history, was a period when these elections did not exist, so it is the property of the city and Muscovites, and it needs to support», — said Sobyanin at a meeting with his confidants.

He noted that sometimes the city is implementing a complicated and conflicting tasks that require courage.

«It’s important for Muscovites to come to the polls and voted for the candidate whom they consider a higher priority,» — said the mayor.

The mayoral elections will be held in the capital on September 9. The Moscow city election Commission on 12 July the meeting has registered four candidates for the position of mayor of the capital, they were Sobyanin, head of the municipal district Taganskaya Ilya Sviridov from «Fair Russia», Deputy of the state Duma Mikhail Degtyarev from the liberal democratic party and former state Duma Deputy Vadim Cumin from the Communist party.

Initially, for the registration of mayoral candidates filed papers more than 30 people, but more than 20 of them are unable to collect signatures of voters and municipal deputies in his support, others on their own withdrew.

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