During his working visit to Avan district Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan together with the residents of the district took part in the opening of a multi-functional playground reconstructed near Family park in Avan Arinj quarter. The playground is equipped with playing attractions, sport equipment, a football ground, benches and a bower. Together with the dwellers the Mayor walked about the area and familiarized himself with the work done. Taking the opportunity they thanked the Mayor stressing that this is another proof that the position of the Mayor is to make Yerevan comfortable for everyone. Taron Margaryan expressed gratitude for the appreciation and promised that such projects will be long-lasting and urged people to treat these areas with care.
It should be noted that the newly-built playground has been constructed in the former private area which was returned to the community after negotiations with the owner. The persons in charge assured the Mayor that in autumn the areas will be completely planted with trees and special walkways will be separated.
Then the Mayor visited the chess school in Avan which had been put into operation this year. This school is the first chess school in Yerevan. It was founded in 2005 due to cooperation of Avan district with the Armenian Chess Federation. Due to cooperation of the Municipality of Yerevan and the Armenian chess Academy since 2013 chess schools have been opened in other districts of the capital and the process will be going on till all administrative districts have their chess schools.
During this visit to Avan Mayor Taron Margaryan together with the head of the district also visited the library N 1 in Avan which had been completely overhauled this year. The Mayor walked about the library, familiarized himself with its facilities, talked to the staff and the readers. Taking the opportunity they thanked the Mayor for the program of improvement of libraries making them more comfortable both for the personnel and the readers.
Information and Public Relations Department
of the City Hall of Yerevan