There will be 30% more decorations in the streets of the city than last year.
61 artificial fir tree will be decorated in St. Petersburg for the New Year, according to the St. Petersburg Committee on press and media relations press office. The city’s main Christmas tree 25 meters high will be put up in the Palace Square. Other trees will be between 8 and 30 meters high.
This year, there will be 30% more street decorations in St. Petersburg than last year. It is planned to install 3.5 thousand decorative elements in the city. The festive compositions in the Admiralteisky, Vyborgsky, Nevsky, Krasnogvardeisky, Pushkinsky, Primorsky, and Kalininsky districts will be more spectacular.
This year, the city has allocated 337 million rubles ($5.3 million) for the New Year celebration.
Photo: St. Petersburg TV channel