MEDIA ABOUT THE MEETING ON OCTOBER 12-13
RIA "New day" reports: "Eco-activists notified the mayor of Chelyabinsk on the intention to collect the rally against the construction of the Tominsk GOK and plans RMK intake tens of millions of water.
As the correspondent of RIA "New Day", the notice on carrying out of protest action, "Water for Chelyabinsk, not for Mining" submitted to the municipality. The exact date of the event is still unknown. Officials the choice offered to hold a rally on Saturday, October 12, or the next day.
"The purpose of the public event: attracting public attention to the problem of the ongoing construction of the Tominsk GOK, the plans for the Russian copper company on the fence of 26 million cubic meters per year of drinking water from the river Miass to their production needs, a discussion of the actions and decisions of bodies of state power of the Russian Federation and Chelyabinsk region, in connection therewith, the General ecological situation in Chelyabinsk and Chelyabinsk region, and also attraction of public attention to the persecution of civil society activists," say the activists of the movement "Stop mining".
The declared number of participants up to 500 people. Assume the use of Russian flags, flags of the Chelyabinsk region, municipal entities of the Chelyabinsk region, flags and symbols of the movement "Stop the mine" and other public associations and parties that share the goals of the rally, distributing leaflets, collecting signatures.
A protest is planned in the square on the Scarlet field near the monument to Lenin. In the case of employment specified grounds activists are ready to hold a rally on crossing of prospectuses of Lenin and Sverdlovsk."