In satellite town all previous week was dedicated to the celebration of 65th anniversary of Volzhsky. Representatives of the flagship technical university and its branch: designate rector of VSTU A.V. Navrotskiy, director of VPI A.V. Fetisov, a honorary citizen of Volzhsky, professor V.F. Kablov took part in festive events.
One of such events was a solemn awarding ceremony for citizens of Volzhsky, who made their sizable contribution to the city development - a reward for outstanding achievements in various fields of activity: scientific, industrial, state, pedagogic, educational, medical, and others.
Among the awards there were memorial sign “To the glory of the city of Volzhsky”, record in “The book of honour of the city of Volzhsky”, badge of honour “ Municipal arms of the city of Volzhsky”, the title “Honorary citizen of Volzhsky” and city merit pension.
The chairman of the city Duma - Dmitriy Yastrebov presented a memorial sign “To the glory of the city of Volzhsky” in nomination “Education and pedagogy” to Volzhsky polytechnic institute (branch) of Volgograd State Technical University.
- I am sure that young citizens of Volzhsky will be worthy successors of the established working and educational traditions, - pointed out the head of the urban district Igor Voronin, former graduate student of technical university.