Dwellers Karl Marx Streets of Minsk Left in Their Houses

2008 2008-03-13T17:44:59+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Minsk city executive committee has taken a decision not to rehouse people living in Karl Marx Street, and to preserve the functional purpose of these houses, told the chairman of the Committee of Architecture and urban development of Minsk City Executive Committee Viktar Nikitsin.

‘We have adopted a resolution not to resettle people and to change the approach to area development in Marx Street. The design and estimate documentation on creation a pedestrian zone from this street would be done with preservation of the houses’ functional purpose,’ V. Nikitsin said.

As said by him, the altered development plan of Karl Marx Street includes facades refurbishment, providing yards with facilities, news parking places, and creation of public catering enterprises, entertainment venues and trade enterprises.