Governor of Vladimir region to lease his residence
These measure have been assumed to cut down on expenditures in the region.
Governor of Vladimir region Vladimir Sipyagin is going to lease his residence to cut down on expenditures in the region, reports the media office of the regional administration.
His residence is a group of residential and non-residential buildings in the microdistrict of Yurievets in the city of Vladimir. There are 4 high-end, semi-luxe and economy guest rooms over there. The accommodation is going to be let out on lease for entrepreneurs for carrying out conventions, conferences, workshops and other business events. Moreover, government officials are going to station themselves there. According to preliminary estimates, the rental cost of the complex is 106 thousand 525 rubles ($1.5 thousand) a day.
The press release says the lease does not constitute а public offer: there is no Hotel sign to be put up there. They won’t get the special authorization, as well.
Vladimir Sipyagin was elected the Governor of Vladimir region in September. During the second tour, Sipyagin who represented the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia outran then-current head of the region Svetlana Orlova who represented the United Russia. The new Governor promised to minimize expenditures of the regional administration. Since he was elected, the expenditures fell down from 520 thousand ($7.7 thousand) to 250 thousand rubles ($3.7 thousand) a month. According to Interfax, Sipyagin does not use the residence Orlova used to live in.