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The question of transfer of the monument to Peter the Great to solve the Muscovites ..
Minister of Culture Alexander Avdeev said that the decision to move the monument to Peter the sculptor Zurab Tsereteli, should take the Muscovites and the public ..
Earlier media reports about the proposal Acting Mayor of Moscow Vladimir Resin consider the possibility of moving the monument to Peter the Great, erected in 1997, commissioned by the city government.
According to chairman of the Moscow City Duma Commission on Long-Term Development and Planning Mikhail Moskvin-Tarkhanov, moving the monument could cost city budget of one billion rubles.
В«Here we must rely on public opinion, the Muscovites. His taste of this monument, I will not speak today ", - said Alexander Avdeev.
Monument to Peter the Great is one of the highest in the world: its total height is 98 meters.