In Nikolaev festive small lamps and garlands on the main New Year tree of the city "will light" on December 19. This day was chosen by the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko for a ceremonial opening of the main New Year trees in all cities of Ukraine, including on the Independence Maidan.
Victor Yushchenko signed the order on it yesterday, on October 29. The corresponding text of the order is published on the official website of the president of Ukraine.
The president also ordered to the Cabinet and the regional state administrations to provide carrying out in settlements of New Year's and Christmas concerts with delivery of gifts children - orphans, children - disabled people and the children who were injured owing to accident on the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station.