Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

CSKA Metro Station Will Appear In Moscow
12.03.2016 18:22
CSKA Metro Station Will Appear In Moscow
(Source: http://hodynskoe-pole.livejournal.com/69794.html)

The metro station which is being built near Khodynka Field in Moscow will be called “CSKA”. This was reported to “TASS” by the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Social Development Issues Leonid Pechatnikov who heads an interagency committee on renaming.

      “We have considered the proposal on the renaming of the new metro station under construction near Khodynka Field, and the majority of votes approved the proposal to name the station “CSKA”. Now we are preparing the relevant draft resolution of the Government of Moscow on the name of the station which had the working name “Khodynka Field” – “CSKA” – Pechatnikov said. The station under construction was previously often called “Khodynka Field”, however, as Pechatnikov stressed, it “had no officially recorded name”, so the question now is “not to rename, but to name”.

      According to him, the committee took into account the fact that the “name “Khodynka Field” was associated with unpleasant memories of the events of 1896 when people were killed as a result of a stampede”. The official document on the name of the station may appear within three weeks.


Sources: http://lenta.ru 


Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: Moscow metro     

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
RIA Novosti  Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art  airport  Russian painters  train tickets Russia FIFA  Kurban Berdyev  Russian Jazz  Unusual Monuments  Spartak Moscow  Moscow  Manifesta  Elvira Nabiullina  Russian startups  Russian economy  History of Russia  Vladivostok  Eurovision  intelligence service  Valery Gergiev  Russian Winter 2013  Russian mobile operators  Alexander Litvinenko  Festivals in Moscow  German Quarter  holidays  Russian business  FIFA world cup 2018 tickets  business  environment  EU sanctions  Russian Literature  Yekaterinburg  Exhibitions in Moscow  Tulip Festival  Festival "Parts of the World"  St. Petersburg  Golden Ring  Russian Cinema  Russian science  Russian scientists  Museum of Theatre and Music Art  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian tourists  Russian tourism  Alexander Perepilichny  Russian life  Moskomturizm  Gelendzhik  Soviet Russia  book hotels in Russia 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites