Vladimir Gaugin, for thirty years head of the Saint Petersburg metro, has left his post.

– Vladimir goes on a holiday, – has confirmed in conversation with the correspondent “RG” the press-Secretary of the sue “Petersburg underground” Julia shavel. For thirty years, during which time he led the underground, there have been major development of the enterprise and in General had a lot of good.

Vladimir Gaugin came to work in Leningrad metro in 1983 to the post of head of service of the motion. In 1990 he became head of metro and held that position to this day.

In may 2020 Vladimir Gaugin was awarded the title of Honorary citizen of St. Petersburg.