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City news, 02.07.2001 13:31

Official celebrating of 300-anniversary of St.Petersburg is planned to be held May, 31, 2003.

C: template.jpg And May, 27 usual for celebrating the city birthday actions will pass in Saint Petersburg.

By now only the draft plan of the project of celebrating (it will be finally authorized in August - September, 2001) is ready. However it is already known, that members of the governments of St.Petersburg and Russian Federation will congratulate the citizens on city's birthday. Various city locations willl be involved in celebration, each focused on the certain age and taste of spectators. Also organizers of action have offered all theatres to leave for the streets displaying "alive" pictures.

The special commission continues to examine offers concerning city's birthday celebration.

Photo by A.Nikolaev, Interpress

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