Moscow City Council at a special meeting on October 21 approved the candidacy of 52-year-old Sergei Sobyanin, submitted by the President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev for the post of mayor of Moscow. Constitute a majority in the Duma deputies from the ruling party "United Russia".
Pragralasavada against the Communist faction, to express disagreement with the appointment of local leaders in Russia. Other parties in the Moscow City Duma is not represented.
Sobyanin, speaking before the promised, in particular, to preserve social benefits for Muscovites and maintain control over the activities of the Moscow officials. In order to solve the traffic problems, Sobyanin, you need to create in the future, the city's road fund.
Sobyanin took over as mayor of Moscow, Yuri Luzhkov, who was sacked last month by President Medvedev. Luzhkov has led Moscow 18 years.
More details about the new head of Moscow — HERE