Ivan Kostoliste: Ramil Sitdikov / RIA Novosti
The mayor of Novy Urengoy Ivan Kostogriz punished for landfills in the city. The official received the Prosecutor because local residents have repeatedly reported the problem. This writes URA.ru with reference to the press service of the environmental authorities of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district.
One of these dumps appeared after the demolition of dilapidated house in 2019. The contractor who dismantled the building, got the money but not cleaning the debris from the site. The municipality of New Urengoy, as stated in the Prosecutor’s office has not taken sufficient measures to eliminate illegal landfills.
After the presentation, the city administration drew attention to the complaints of the Russians and the planned measures for elimination of dumps. The Prosecutor’s office promised to monitor their execution.
Earlier in Russia predicted a garbage collapse of coronavirus — 17 Russian companies engaged in export of waste, in 10 regions of the country was on the verge of bankruptcy.
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