On Children's Day, the governor of the Astrakhan region, Alexander Zhilkin, launched reconstruction work on the JSC Gazprom Dobycha Astrakhan new children's center. As Construction.ru was told by the regional press service, this updated health resort can cater for an estimated 400 children from 6 to 18 years of age. The multipurpose children's center will be open all year round. In the summer, vacationing children can rest there, and at other times adults can restore their health also.
"The total cost of reconstruction was 2 billion rubles”, the governor, Alexander Zhilkin, told journalists. Since 2012, the area has been a mess. Now there is a covered pool, gyms, and an open area for volleyball, tennis, and badminton. In cozy, light rooms there are comfortable beds and shower cabins.Creative studios are open to all. Also, the Kizan River Embankment has been improved. There is a summer theater with a capacious stage. "This outdoor area can be used for festivals", Alexander Zhilkin added.