of the mayor of Pomichna town Sergey Hrushch
City Pomichna, Dobrovelichkovka rayon,
Kirovograd area, Ukraina
Founded August 01, 1868
The city Pomichna is
located about 70 km south - west of the regional center
Kirovograd, almost at the geographical center of the Ukraine,
on Pridneprovski heights. It was founded during construction
the Olviopol - Jelizavetograd railway line in 1868. In
Pomichna, there was a passing-track
with the same name, which gave life to our city. Later, during
construction of the Odessa - Bobrinska railway in 1911-1912, a
depot and some stone houses for the railwaymen were built at
Pomichna station. By
the decree of Presidium of the Supreme body of Ukraine
Pomichna is referred to the category of cities since May 14th,
moment of the founding till today the history of our city is
connected to the work of railway transportation. So it has developed historically,
that just enterprises of railway transportation define the
face of our city: a locomotive and carload depot, a distance
power supply, signal system and communication, railway,
Pomichna station, and a number of other divisions, which
provide uninterrupted work on the railway.
territory of city is 815 hectares. Within it live about 12
thousand people, of which 5049 are engaged in public service;
3665 people are pensioners, 2429 are children, and 153
businessmen are engaged in public manufacturing.
city are 3 comprehensive schools, 4 kindergartens (294
children.), and 5 libraries.
The total number of flats
is 3824; the average area of apartment houses is 66 840-sq. m.
each day consumes 1 500-m3 waters.
36 shops function, with a
commercial area of 2839 sq. m.
joint-stock company « Pomichna elevator » numbers among the
largest urban enterprises; which in 1998 made: flour best
quality - 121,2 t, flour 1st quality - 214,2 t,
elimination - 172,6 t, corn grouts - 31,2 t, corn flour - 9,4
t, sunflower oil - 7,8 t, macaroni products - 12,1 t, other
bread and grain products - 20,5 t.
Pomichna canned food
factory specializes in manufacture of canned food and sausage
products,and bread. Capacity of the factory is 4 millions jars
(fruit, vegetable, tomato, and meat). In 1998, 31 t of sausage
products were issued.
Within the city there
are 45 km of paved roads, and the operational length of
railway is 640 km.
has both an industrial and social infrastructure.
is glorified by the diligence of its people. The labor
collectives of our enterprises have repeatedly won different
competitions, and reviews at a level Znamenka of branch of the
Odessa railway. At the same time, they are rather demanding
both to themselves, and to other people.
the economic crisis has affected our city. The number of
unemployed has increased, the number of workplaces has been
reduced, and therefore production has been curtailed. The
basic problems of city are: flood by groundwater, contents of
housing fund, construction and repair of paved roads,
completion of the construction of hospital, water supply, contents and
replenishment of budget organizations. These and number of
other problem questions constantly are in a field of sight of
local council, and its executive committee.
Mayor of Pomichna Sergei