The new acting mayor of Vladivostok has begun work


RIA Novosti

The new acting head of Vladivostok appointed Constantine Mezhonov, told RIA Novosti the representative of the municipality.

“In a city administration there was a new appointment. Deputy head of administration of Vladivostok became Constantine Mezhonov. He is acting head of the city, provides overall direction to the management of international relations and tourism, as well as control of outdoor advertising and information. To the duties of Mironov began on 14 April,” — said the source.

Earlier Mironov was a member of the legislative Assembly of Primorsky Krai, chaired the Committee on rules, Deputy ethics and organization of work of the Parliament.

The former head of Vladivostok Igor Pushkarev the investigation accused in the theft of 160 million rubles. 75 million rubles. According to the UK, in the period from 2009 to 2016 Pushkarev has ensured the purchase of building materials subordinated to the city administration MUPV “Roads of Vladivostok” in controlled by his close relatives of the firms included in the group of companies “Vostoktsement”.

The “Roads of Vladivostok” acquired the materials only from companies “Vostokcement” at the expense of money received from the administration of Vladivostok on municipal contracts for that Pushkarev has received from the Director of “Vostokcement” bribes totaling more than 75 million rubles, according to investigators.

In addition, recently, the Investigative Committee has established the involvement Pushkareva to commit another crimes — receiving a bribe of 75 million rubles for the purchase of building materials for the city. Currently the former mayor held in jail.