Moscow Mayor’s office, stating the inability to pay financial assistance to the hands of the people forced to sit around for another month of isolation, because “the budget will burst”, at the same time continues to allocate huge funds for the improvement and pointless shifting of the tiles
Photo: Olga shuklina / Moscow-Live.ru Reconstruction of North river station in Moscow, on March 18, 2020
Photo: Sergey Kiselev / AGN Moscow
the Municipality of Moscow, stating the inability to pay financial assistance to the hands of the people forced to sit around for another month of isolation, because “the budget will burst”, at the same time continues to allocate huge funds for the improvement and pointless shifting of the tile.
As found Baza, in February and March, when it was known the extent of the epidemic of coronavirus in the world, moskowski officials announced tenders for laying of lawns, replacement of tiles, curbs, asphalt 12 billion rubles. And after the capital was declared a regime of strict isolation, the municipality has placed several tenders for improvement a total sum of 5.3 billion rubles.
the Journalists walked through the locations where you plan to change the “tile on tile” or “asphalt on asphalt” and found that coverage in these areas is not in urgent need of replacement.
the Tenders received the company’s “Pledge” (1.6 billion rubles) and the group of companies “EKS”. (2.4 billion rubles). The first is related to billionaire Andrey Bokarev and Iskandar Makhmudov, with which city hall “excellent relations” and the second called “one of the kings of the state orders of Moscow and Moscow region” and associated with the family of Rotenberg.
April 1, on the third day of isolation in Moscow city hall has announced a tender procedure for landscaping of the Park of Northern river station 1.8 billion. It is planned to lay 38 square kilometres of granite tiles and 4.5 km of granite curbs, new lighting, put the bench. Thus, according to the documentation, the contractor can start work from the 28th of April, that is still in quarantine.
Also in the first week of quarantine, the municipality has announced a tender for the improvement of streets in the area of shosse Entuziastov (609 million), parks in the Southeast district (533 million), pedestrian zones in the southwestern area (1.4 billion rubles), lanes near the Sadovnicheskaya street (415 million) and public spaces in the Western district (581 million rubles). In almost all cases we are talking about replacing the asphalt on the tiles, or Vice versa, or the tiles on the tile.