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The ex-mayor of Vladivostok finished work in a position as landing of rhododendrons - RIA Novosti, 12.10.2018

Vitaly Verkeenko. Archival photo
VLADIVOSTOK, 12 Oct — RIA Novosti. Vitaly Verkeenko who retired from a post of the mayor of Vladivostok finished the last day in this position landing of the avenue of rhododendrons in the square in the downtown. © RIA Novosti / Anton Balashov to Pass into Verkeenko's image bank urged to return direct elections of the head of a gorodan to last week in Vladivostok Verkeenko said that since October 11 he retires at own will. He noted that "there are forces to fight for wellbeing of the city, but any more there is no motivation". The mayor's office reported that the thought of Vladivostok will consider on October 11 his application for abdication. On Tuesday, October 9, it became known that at a meeting on October 11 the question of resignation will not be considered. At the same time Verkeenko on Thursday came to a meeting and said goodbye to deputies, having urged them to achieve obtaining the federal status by the city and to return direct elections of the head of Vladivostok. Thursday was the last working afternoon Verkeenko on the mayor's post, noted in the press service of administration. "In end of the working day put the avenue of a rhododendron in the native square of Sukhanov. With the children and parents. Let it will be beautiful in my city in the spring" — Verkeenko on the page on Facebook.© RIA Novosti / Anton Balashov wrote to Pass into Verkeenko's image bank said that Vladivostokatam laid the foundation for development he posted video of process of landing of plants and updated the status: "Stopped working in city administration of Vladivostok". Deputies have to elect the new mayor until the end of the year. The Duma of Vladivostok will create the contest committee from eight people into which four members appointed by it and four — from the head of Primorsky Krai will enter on a parity basis. By results of a competition the commission will submit for consideration thoughts of Vladivostok not less than two candidates.



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