Rus News Journal

October has come to an end

On Friday defenders of the Moscow architecture from movement Arhnadzor have declared that in capital the recreation centre building " is taken down; October - a unique remaining wooden building in style of constructivism.
the building in the street Marshal Malinovsky has been taken down by a dredge on Friday morning. According to the co-ordinator Arhnadzora Yury Egorov, builders have not shown any documents, and the police has protected from intervention of their active workers.

constructed in 1937 of a recreation centre October was the only thing in Moscow the pre-war wooden house in style of constructivism. To take down its authorities of the capital planned in 2007, however inhabitants of area ShChukino have collected 1,5 thousand signatures in recreation centre protection, they were supported also by local deputies.

in the end of October the building has strongly suffered from a fire, however then the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobjanin has promised that it will be restored. Besides, the building was recommended to statement on the account in Moskomnasledie as a monument of architecture of regional value. While this recommendation is considered by officials, to take down a building it is impossible under the current legislation.

right after a fire the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobjanin at meeting in prefecture Severo - the Western administrative district has suggested to keep a building. However on Friday in prefecture have declared what to take down a recreation centre October has ordered Association administratively - technical inspections which carries out control including over a condition of uninhabited fund. In Arhnadzore have declared that the recreation centre pulling down contradicts the capital and federal legislation and have promised to address in Office of Public Prosecutor.