Matvienko has charged to carry out “spring cleaning” in the country by may 1


RIA Novosti

The speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko gave instructions to the governors of the regions by may 1 to hold the country “spring cleaning”. Her words leads TASS.

“That’s really [need] to wash, to clean, to clean up. All citizens to engage, young people, students. A good tradition, when the people themselves participate in cleaning, then they will not litter” — said Matvienko at the Council meeting on local government in the Federation Council. It is proposed to hold such events in every city, town and village of Russia.

Last April 14 Council meeting was attended by the heads of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, representatives of towns and municipalities.

In April, the mayor of the city of Almetyevsk of the Republic of Tatarstan Airat Khairullin was invited residents to the city Saturday, clearing a parody of the hit “ice Melts” of the Ukrainian band “Mushrooms”. “My street is so shiny now — I removed her, I want to believe it or not. Saturday is mine and so will the city clean and garbage professionally in the package to stick” — sung in the song.