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Odessa and Marseilles will exchange the tourist symbols of sister cities

In 2018 has been launched the project on setting the tourist symbol of Odessa - "Anchor Heart" in sister cities. Photos

Realizing the agreements on the exchange of tourist symbols reached within the framework of the celebration of the 45th anniversary of sister city relations between Odessa and Marseilles, Vice-Mayor of Odessa Oles Yanchuk was on a working visit to the French sister city from 6 to 14 of February 2018.

During the working visit, Oles Yanchuk had negotiations with the Vice-Mayor of Marseille Jean Roatta and the head of the Department of International Relations of the City Council of Marseille Frederic Olivo.

The French side has expressed the readiness to accept and set the tourist symbol of Odessa. The sides discussed the procedure of documentation of the "Anchor heart", technical parameters of the tourist symbol, as well as the six places for installation of the tourist symbol of Odessa, proposed by the City Council of Marseilles.

The beach Prado, where mass cultural and sporting events are constantly held, has been chosen as the most acceptable place for setting "Anchor Heart".

The handing of the "Anchor Heart" is planned for July of this year after the all necessary procedures. The grand opening of the tourist symbol in Marseille is scheduled for autumn of 2018.

Vice-mayor Oles Yanchuk highly appreciated the cooperation between the sister cities, which has been developing especially actively over the past few years. Oles Yanchuk gave the Jean Roatta a memorable album "Hello from Odessa", illustrating the history of development of Odessa.

Vice-mayor of Odessa has also handed official invitation of the Mayor of Odessa Gennadiy Trukhanov to the mayor of Marseilles Jean-Claude Gaudet to join the celebration of Odessa City Day this year in September.







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