The procession with the requirement to establish a transparent Tariffs for services of housing and communal services and the resignation of Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk was held on Wednesday in Lviv, reports local news Agency Galnet.
Protesters gathered near the monument to Shevchenko and marched with placards " Poroshenko to answer! Yatsenyuk!", Chernobyl victims should be respected " and the other to the building of the Lviv city Council, where they voiced their demands.
"First, we demand to do for ten days the Commission with the participation of commissioners of the strike Committee, correspondents, authorized Executive of Lviv and people's deputies of the Lviv city Council, which will recalculate the prices, set by the government on Tariffs in housing and communal complex for Ukrainians. Secondly, to make public the results of work of the Commission in the media, " said the Protesters about their demands.
They also wanted to get people's deputies of the Lviv city Council to set the Rates that were approved by the government, and to wait for the results of work of the Commission and approve normative documents on the basis of reliable information and in the interests of the population of the city.
Despite the demands of active participants to meet with city Chairman Andriy Sadovyi, he went out to see them, because, as said in the city Council, he had other things planned.
Then activists went to the Lviv regional administration, where After many promises to get answers from bureaucrats, to them no one came.
Kiev was forced to go on the gain in utility tariffs in order to obtain a loan program from the international monetary Fund. Tariffs for electricity, gas, heat and hot water increased for residents of Ukraine from April 1. According to the agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the IAF Typically, the cost of gas for residents increased by 285%. Also due to the increase in the cost of electricity from may 1 increased water Rates for residents from 4% to 100%.
in connection with sharp increase of tariffs the government of Ukraine has developed a mechanism for the payment of subsidies for payment of housing and communal services, it is planned that before the end of the year will be able to receive about 4 million low-income families.