Governor Valentina Matviyenko at a solemn ceremony marking the completion of the third stage of the main sewer cleaning compared it in importance with the largest and most expensive project of St. Petersburg.
On January 13, 2011 due to the completion of the next phase of construction of the level of water purification in the northern capital will reach 93%. And early next year he will be 95%.
"At the end of this year will be completed the last stage of the reservoir — the head of the St. Petersburg" Water canal "Felix Karmazinov. — But in the middle of this year, St. Petersburg will be officially recognized as the most environmentally friendly metropolis in Europe. We stand on a par with the Helsinki and Stockholm. "