The Deputy mayor of Moscow inspected the landscape Park Mitino after improvement

© RIA Novosti / Roman Denisoverlay Park in Mitino. Archival photoThe Deputy mayor of Moscow inspected the landscape Park Mitino after improvement© RIA Novosti / Roman Denisov

The Deputy mayor of Moscow Pyotr Biryukov visited the landscape Park Mitino after comprehensive upgrade, the correspondent of RIA Novosti on Saturday.

«A Park in less than 1.5 years was created. It includes the territory of 130 hectares, where about 30 hectares — water surface, a large cascading pond, a small river passes here. In the Park there is everything for leisure and cultural activities,» he told reporters.

WITZ-the mayor noted that for children there are special grounds, a swing and a bungee.

«Behind us is a huge area where you can hold a major public event. In winter at this site, an ice rink with an area of about five thousand square meters. There are about 10 kilometres of Hiking trail along the perimeter, there are Cycling routes, in winter ski trails,» — said Biryukov.

Also the Park has sports cluster, where activities include volleyball, football, basketball and other sports. The Deputy mayor noted that a landscape architecture in order to summer time, it was like sunbathing.

«The program that (Moscow mayor) Sergei Sobyanin identified several years ago, the creation of parks by place of residence, indeed, confirmed that it is acceptable and necessary for Muscovites. All that is in this Park that is in Sokolniki Park, and maybe even more», — concluded Biryukov.

In the framework of the comprehensive improvement was constructed 17 pavilions, including the stage, the amphitheater at the cafe-the greenhouse, species in the Moscow area and beach pavilion.

In addition, it was found 438 lighting poles, additionally planted more than 500 trees, more than 3.4 thousand shrubs and 240 thousand square meters of lawn will also be planted 960 square metres of flower beds.