Andrew Vorobyevite: Press service of the Governor of the Moscow region
The Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov instructed the head of the Kolomna municipal Okrug Denis Lebedev to communicate to residents information about the new transport benefits. On Monday, July 16, the correspondent “reports Tapes.ru”.
“Our task is very clearly to explain to people that you need to make to take advantage of these benefits, and travel by rail transport, and the use of metro and public transport in Moscow. I ask you, together with the social services in Moscow”, — said Vorobyov at the meeting with Lebedev.
In turn, Lebedev assured that the work on informing of citizens has already begun.
On 3 July it became known that the authorities of Moscow and Moscow region agreed all pensioners free travel in commuter trains. The new exemption will be effective from 1 August. Annually for these purposes from regional Treasury will be allocated more than four billion rubles. Andrei Vorobyov, commenting on the initiative, noted the importance of social support of the population. In turn, Chairman of the Moscow region Duma Igor Bryntsalov noted that it became possible in connection with the improvement of economic indicators of the Moscow region. To avail of this benefit can not only seniors, but other special categories.
Two days later, the Moscow region Governor ordered to enter in the region is another benefit — free travel on Metropolitan transport for elderly residents.
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