The Court granted the St. Petersburg city prosecutor and ordered one of the municipalities to clean debris from the ponds in the Frunze district, said Tuesday the site of the General Prosecutor's Office.
"Prosecutors Frunze district of St. Petersburg has reviewed performance by officials of the district administration of environmental legislation and protect the environment. Established that a number of ponds located in the Frunze district, is not included in the targeted programs for the cleaning of water bodies," — said in a statement.
In this case, according to prosecutors, according to the statute of intra-municipality of Saint Petersburg "The municipal district № 75" in its competence includes issues of improvement, including the cleaning of territories and water areas are not included in the targeted programs.
"… The prosecutor appealed to the court to oblige to make cleaning the water areas. Frunze District Court May 24, 2012 fully satisfied the requirements of the prosecutor's office. However, the officials did not agree with the decision and challenged it on appeal. Judicial Collegium for Civil Cases of the St. Petersburg City Court … upheld the decision of a lower court without change "- said agency.