They will be placed at the memorial "For the Sake of Life on Earth" (corner of Khakurate and Krasnaya Streets), which is dedicated to students, teachers and employees of Kuban State Technological University, who died during the Great Patriotic War. The repair works on the memorial has been completed in the lead-up to the 75th anniversary of the Victory. All elements of sculptural composition were restored.
The Western urban district Head visited Honorary citizens of the regional center -the defender of Pashkovskaya river crossing Sergei Drobyazko and a participant of the first Victory Parade in 1945 Nikolai Legkov. Alexander Kuchmin presented veterans with commemorative awards, flowers and gifts, and congratulated on the upcoming 75th anniversary of the Great Victory.
This is the first friendly match with the citizens in 2020. They played in football arena of FC Krasnodar Academy. Evgeny Pervyshov's team met on the field with the team of the regional clinical hospital No. 2. It was headed by the chief doctor of the hospital, the Honored Health Care Worker of Kuban Sergei Gabriel. The team of hospital won the match with a score 3:2.
The share of payments with Mir bank cards in urban public transport increased from 1.8% to 12.6%. This is the result of the joint action of "Kuban Electronic Ticket", the Krasnodar tram and trolleybus directorate and the National payment cards system. From September 1 to the end of 2019, passengers received a discount of 4 rubles when paying for travel with Mir cards in municipal buses, trolleybuses and trams.
The solemn event was held on January 23 in the park of the 30th anniversary of the Victory on the square in front of Exhibition hall of Military Glory. This year it is dedicated to the opening of the Year of memory and glory in Krasnodar and the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War. Also on this day, the all-Russian memorial event of Blockade Bread, dedicated to the day of the complete liberation of Leningrad from the Nazi occupation, was launched in the regional center. The event was attended by the Chairwoman of the City Duma Vera Galushko, Vice Mayor of Krasnodar Alexei Udovenko, Head of the regional security department of the Krasnodar Region administration Evgeny Chuprov.
It was placed in the garden square at the intersection of Lenin and Suvorov streets. The monument was installed without a pedestal - as an urban sculpture, art object. This is the first restoration of the monument since its construction — in almost 60 years. The sculpture was put in order on behalf of the Mayor of Krasnodar Evgeny Pervyshov.
The ceremony was held in different places of the city on January 18 and 19. In the regional center, 8 places were arranged for baptismal ablutions. On the eve of the Epiphany and on Epiphany Day, the rite of the Great Blessing of the Waters was performed in all the churches of the Yekaterinodar diocese, at water bodies, near the fonts.
The most popular service was held in St. Catherine's Cathedral. Metropolitan of Yekaterinodar and Kuban Isidore held the Divine Liturgy. Among the parishioners of the vigil were the Governor of Kuban Veniamin Kondratiev, Deputy Governor of the region Sergey Pulikovsky, Mayor of Krasnodar Evgeny Pervyshov, first Vice-Mayor of the city Vitaly Kosenko and ataman of the Yekaterinodar district Cossack society, Vice-Mayor of Krasnodar Alexei Gorbenko.