The new mayor of Yekaterinburg configured to work with all factions of the Duma

© Photo : Official site of Ekaterinburgskijj Vysokinskiy. Archive photoThe new mayor of Yekaterinburg configured to work with all factions of the Duma© Photo : the Official portal of Ekaterinburg

The new mayor of Yekaterinburg Alexander Vysokinskiy said at the session of the local Parliament that is set to work with all factions of the city Duma.

On Tuesday deputies Gordumy Ekaterinburg unanimously supported the candidacy Wysokinska for mayor. He was elected for 5 years.

«Today was demonstrated by the consensus of all political parties, which is very important for the new history of Ekaterinburg… I am grateful to the colleagues from Federal authorities party («United Russia»), grateful to our regional Council (the EP) and all party members who supported me. I am determined to work with all factions… the Voice of every citizen needs to be heard. We you have a large hard work,» said Vysokinskiy at the meeting.

Journalists, he added that he intends to focus on addressing the current issues – the start of heat, work, transport, education, adoption of a budget and more.

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 is Vysokinskiy Deputy Governor, Deputy Chairman of legislative Assembly of Sverdlovsk region Viktor Maslakov and lawyer Nadezhda Abakumova. The General Council of the party «United Russia» supported the candidacy Wysokinska for the position of head of Ekaterinburg.

Legislative Assembly of Sverdlovsk region, April 3, adopted in three readings a bill to abolish the direct election of the head of Ekaterinburg. The mayor is now elected members of city Council from among candidates proposed by the special Commission.

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