The governor congratulated settlements of Yamal with the jubilee
14:15 3 сентября 2016
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The settlement Gorki, Shuryshkarskiy district, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug is celebrating its 85th anniversary since the day of foundation on the 3rd of September.
The governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin congratulated inhabitants of the settlement with this significant event. In the governmental telegram the head of the arctic region underlines that the settlement has rich history and considerable prospects. Today it is a small populated area but very important for Yamal. It lives full life and develops dynamically. By right it can be called the breadbasket of arctic agriculture, products of which earned recognition far beyond the borders of the district. The governor sincerely thanked each citizen for patriotism, dedication, true skills. These qualities contribute to prosperity of the settlement, are the key to wellbeing and happy future of the district, Yamal, the country. “I wish health to you, my dear countrymen, family well-being and new achievements for the benefit of our Motherland”, as it is said in the telegram.
A little more than 2000 people live in Gorki today. These are people basically of three nationalities: Russians, Khanty and Komi people. The Khanty national settlement Khashgort situated in 56 kilometers downstream of the river is included into the populated area. The settlement Gorki is one of centers of arctic agro-industrial complex.
Dmitriy Kobylkin also congratulated the settlement Urengoy, Purovskiy district with the 50th anniversary. He notes that Urengoy is one of the most impressive pages in history of development of oil and gas sphere of Yamal. Today the legendary settlement is marking its 50th anniversary. Heroic destinies of people and working valiance of collectives of enterprises stand behind each ten of years. Power of characters and intellect, enthusiasm and courage of pathfinders and pioneers allowed opening riches of subsoil of Yamal and, actually, defined future of the whole arctic region, as the governor of Yamal says. He sincerely thanked all veterans, whose achievements and victories strengthened potential of the arctic region. Also he thanked present generations of residents of Urengoy for effective work and patriotism. The governor wished each inhabitant of Urengoy, each family for strong health, happiness and wellbeing, as it is said in the congratulation.
As we should note, 1966 is considered the year of foundation of the settlement Urengoy. A group of geological prospectors of Narykarskaya oil and gas prospecting expedition discovered the first gas here. The Urengoy rural council was founded here. A school, a club, a hospital, a library were opened in the settlement in the same year.
Inhabitants of the settlement Pangody, Nadymskiy district are also celebrating 40th anniversary of their motherland. The governor of Yamal congratulated them with the holiday. He notes that Pangody is one of good working symbols of Yamal. He expressed gratitude to veterans of oil and gas branch, whose achievements became the reliable basis for forming of modern energy branch of Russia. He is sure that young generation of Pangody will be proud of working achievements of their parents and also with their own ones in the future. Each achievement – small or big – success of each person becomes a part of mosaics of wellbeing of the whole Yamal and the country. The governor wished inhabitants of the settlement for strong health, happiness and wellbeing in their families, peace and harmony.
September of 1971 is considered the time of foundation of Pangody, when exploitation drilling of gas well N52 was started in Medvezhye field. “Pangody” in Nenets language means “the bottom of the hill”. Development of gas deposits, construction of powerful gas pipelines Nadym-Punga and Nadym-Center, gas-collecting points in the field Medvezhye and delivery of gas to industrial Ural region made conditions for fast development and growth of the newly created settlement.