The General Council of United Russia supported the candidacy Wysokinska for mayor of Yekaterinburg

© RIA Novosti / Alexey Filippovich to Yekaterinburg. Archival photoThe General Council of United Russia supported the candidacy Wysokinska for mayor of Yekaterinburg© RIA Novosti / Alexey Filippov

The General Council of the party «United Russia» supported the candidacy of Alexander Wysokinski to head of Yekaterinburg, said Thursday the Department of information policy of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region.

«The Presidium of the General Council of the all-Russia party «United Russia» approved the decision about the support of a registered candidate for the position of head of Ekaterinburg Alexander Wysokinski for the election of the Yekaterinburg city Duma. The decision signed by the Secretary of the General Council Andrei Turchak is directed to Sverdlovsk regional branch of party «United Russia», — stated in the message.

On Thursday, the regional political Council supported the candidacy Wysokinska for the position of head of Ekaterinburg.

«Alexander is an experienced, competent Manager, well acquainted with the economy of the city, participated in the development of the strategic plan of Ekaterinburg development, did much to implement it. Now he oversees the economic and territorial development of the municipalities, the most important area is the promotion of the application of Yekaterinburg in the struggle for the right to host EXPO 2025» — quoted in the message words of the Governor of the region Yevgeny Kuyvashev.

The head of the region noted that «the election cycle is over, but begins a new era of more responsible daily, thoughtful, painstaking work for the benefit of Ekaterinburg and its citizens.»

«Thank you for the support you have shown me. In the public service I work for a long time. In many situations, we worked closely and not just a shoulder to cry on each other. We hope for further fruitful cooperation, we have a lot of work on the development of Ekaterinburg, and the success of this work will largely depend on the support of deputies», — quoted the words of the Department of information policy Wysokinska.

Earlier, the competition Commission recommended to the consideration of the deputies of the seventh convocation of the Yekaterinburg city Duma of three candidates for the post of head of the city except the Governor Wysokinska is Deputy Chairman of the legislative Assembly of Sverdlovsk region Viktor Maslakov and lawyer Nadezhda Abakumova. Twenty-fifth day of September a session of the Duma that will be elected by the governing bodies and the head of Yekaterinburg of the proposed candidates. Before the autumn elections of the mayor takes the Deputy Chairman of the Duma Viktor Tests.