Monday, 13 January 2014 15:13

Major Groisman launched a 55-year-old fountain in Central Park

Today, October 17, at the Vinnitsia Central Park of Culture and Rest "back to life" the famous fountain in Fountain area.
This became possible after the restoration, which began in June 2013.
By this time the fountain was built 55 years ago, worked for about 10 years because of outdated systems and concrete structures have suffered damage.
Now completely renovated fountain authentic is how it has used to see several generations vinnichan.
This was poured concrete special items that are the same elements of the old fountain.
According to the mayor of Vinnitsa Vladimir Groisman, the company that produced these forms - provides 50 years warranty on these products.
But thanks to modern technology - the paint on the elements will hold long enough and does not require frequent painting.
Fountain is also equipped with modern lighting with 70 spotlights, 4 water pumps which create the necessary pressure to 187 nozzles, jets.
As part of the reconstruction of the fountain were completed replacement power supply networks, water and wastewater.
The total cost of the restoration of the fountain is 970.280 thousand.

"For us it was a really nice job. For idle for decades fountain in the park - it is simply unfair relatively vinnitsia peoples. I think that many of Vinnitsa families have photos of the child is on the background of the fountain, where he has worked. And now restored historical justice - the fountain is working again", said Mayor Vladimir Groisman.

He also promised that the fountain will work another week and then go to the Winter "hibernation".

Park of Culture and Rest named after Maxim Gorky located in Vinnitsya city - between the streets of the Cathedral (center), May Day and Khmelnytsky highway.

The park is 40 hectares.

In the park there are numerous monuments (Gorky at the main entrance ,soldiers in Afghanistan ,Sich Riflemen, killed police officers), and "Walk illustrious countrymen" are objects of leisure and recreation: a concert hall "Rainbow", a summer theater, stadium, ice club, city planetarium, numerous attractions and gaming machines.

For more than 70 years history of the park has always been a place of celebration as the general public and local/municipal events and holidays. Fine tradition was held in the park folk festivals and holidays is particularly on City Day, Victory Day, Independence Day and more.