In Izhevsk, there was a prolonged snowfall, the consequences of which on the night of December 28 came to eliminate more than 100 units of special equipment. The head of the city, Oleg Bekmemetyev, announced this on his page in the social network.
Cars were directed to various streets in Ustinovsky, Oktyabrsky, Leninsky, Pervomaisky and Industrialny districts. According to the mayor, 23 dump trucks will be engaged in snow removal from Izhevsk, writes udm-info.ru.
According to the agency, since the beginning of winter, the snow collection point has received more than 45.5 thousand cubic meters of snow.
On the eve of December 27, 650 janitors were cleaning the courtyards of the city. On Monday, December 28, a technician was sent to work.
Earlier, the scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia, Roman Vilfand, said that a “temperature gradient” will be established in the European part of Russia on New Year’s Eve – it will be warmer to the west of Moscow, colder to the east. At a distance of 1,000 kilometers, the temperature will differ by about 15-20 degrees.