August 11 at 11:00 am The opening ceremony of the bridge across the Golden Horn. Thousands of citizens have come here to walk around it and a few minutes to get to the opposite shore of the bay.
The bridge, which at the end of Internet voting is called "Gold", given the power of pedestrians on the weekend, and on Monday it will go to cars.
The bridge across the Golden Horn — one of the five largest cable-stayed bridges in the world. The construction began July 25, 2008 in the framework of the program of preparation of Vladivostok for the APEC summit in 2012. Length Centres — almost 1,400 meters. Supports hold the canvas above the water level at a height of 65 meters.
Photo: Sergei Sokolov / WP
The ceremony was also attended by the mayor of Vladivostok Igor Pushkarev, CEO of Pacific bridge construction company Victor combs, chairman of the Regional Legislative Assembly Victor Gorchakov, war veterans and honorary citizens of Vladivostok. After cutting the red ribbon all the participants went over the bridge to the opposite shore of the bay, followed by athletes and moved thousands of citizens.
At the opening came and a few pairs of newlyweds to add to their wedding photo albums on the background of the new attractions of the seaside capital. Leaders of the city and the region congratulated the young people, instead of releasing them into doves.