IDGC of Centre Illuminated Main Symbols of Smolensk
OREANDA-NEWS. July 16, 2010. Lighting of streets, illumination of monuments, faces of buildings are socially significant direction of the Company activities. In the memory of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War IDGC of Centre illuminated the hero-city token “Gold Star” in
Works on lighting were performed at the initiative of IDGC of Centre – Smolenskenergo division. The same measures had already been implemented earlier:
The commemorative token of the hero-city is located in the historical centre of
“Unilluminated sculpture and small architectural forms vanish even in the dusk. During dark hours they become shapeless shadows at all. But we prevented it, having illuminated the monument significant for citizens by spotlights”, — Nikolay Fedorov, Deputy General Director – Director of IDGC of Centre – Smolenskenergo division, emphasized.
On May 6, 1985 the title “Hero-City” was awarded to