In Tambov Komsomolskaya street renamed in honor of Archbishop Luke

    

Initiative to rename Komsomolskaya street on a site from street Soviet to the Waterfront belonged to the head of administration of Tambov Sergei Chebotarev.

On 14 November, on the 49th extraordinary session of the Tambov city Duma the Tambov region this proposal was supported by the majority of deputies, reports vtambove.ru. When exactly will be a new street in honour of Archbishop Luke, not yet specified, since this question is under consideration in the city administration.

But already today it became known that the inhabitants of 14 houses located on this street segment will need to make changes to existing documents. As noted by the first Deputy Chairman of the Tambov city Duma the Tambov region Marina Podgornova, the citizens will be provided with comprehensive assistance in obtaining documents. Also do not forget about organizational issues that will take some time. For example, to change the signs on the buildings and, possibly, will change the name of the stop, which is now called “Komsomolskaya”.

It should be noted that the name of Archbishop Luke closely connected with the Tambov region. So, in 1944 he was appointed Manager of the Tambov diocese, however, he continued to treat wounded soldiers prior to his appointment at the Simferopol Department in 1946.

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