Klitschko: Kyiv is the only city in the country, where the beaches received the Blue flag award

seven beaches in Kiev have international award “Blue flag”. This was stated by the mayor of Kiev, Vitali Klitschko during the inspection repaired beaches of the “Venice” and the Youth in the capital Hydropark. According to the mayor, this year in Kiev there are 13 municipal beaches where you can swim and relax in the summer heat. They received a health passport that will be valid during the season. Also offers 17 recreational areas near water without swimming. “Today, for example, the beaches of Venice and Youth that we inspect is a modern, safe and comfortable beaches. With the brand new showers, changing cabins, benches, lighting, restrooms, an equipped Playground. This is a new, much more comfortable, the format of the rest of Kiev“, – said Vitaly Klitschko. This year we also completed major repairs on the beaches of the Palm, galley, Whirlpool. Great attention on all the beaches to the safety. Over the observance of safety on the water watch 150 livgarde 25 rescue posts. All lifeguards are trained regularly to improve their professional skills. Vitali Klitschko said that Kyiv has seven beaches have international Blue flag award. In 2017, the international environmental award the Blue flag awarded beach Baby, Golden and Pushcha-Vodice. And this year, the international certificate of quality received and Venice, Youth, Galera and rainbow. “Today we raise a symbolic Blue flag on the beach in Venice. This means that the beach meets all international criteria and requirements. We are talking about water quality, and the comfort and security on the beach, environmental management, level of service. And a special pride for us is the fact that Kiev is the only city in Ukraine where the city’s beaches have received this award,“ said the mayor. In addition, according to Vitaly Klitschko, and created the conditions for comfortable rest on the beaches of Kiev people with disabilities. Children on the beaches, Gold and Pushcha-Vodytsia is already a special seat amphibian for swimming. Also has staff that helps people with disabilities. The results of the inspection, the mayor instructed to carry out the landscaping of recreation areas near the beaches. And also to establish a restrictive bollards, to put an end to the uncontrolled entry of vehicles into the territory of recreation areas.