The city of Yessentuki is located in Southwest part of Stavropol Krai, in a zone of formation of mineral waters. The resort is on 44˚22ˊ of a northern latitude and 60˚31ˊ of east longitude.
Yessentuki is located in a foothill strip of the North Caucasus at the height of 600 meters above sea level. The land relief represents the hilly treeless plain which in places is cut up by small beams on valleys of the rivers.
Soils are presented by chernozems with loams of quarternary system.
Mild climate, summer in Yessentuki is long, with the hot sun and fragrant steppe wind. Midday heat is easily transferred thanks to plentiful greens of the gardens and resort parks. The Indian summer is remarkable in the resort also with its generous and genial sunshine in a clear sky, with foggy dawn and quiet evenings. The winter is short, soft. The fall can surprise and please prolonged warm "Indian summer", long and plentiful rains. The spring is usually whimsical, sharp differences of temperatures are possible, sometimes magnificent sunny days are unexpectedly replaced with rainy, is frequent with cold northeast wind.
Administrative borders of the city are defined by highways: Kislovodsk - Pyatigorsk in the north, Kislovodsk – Mineralnye Vody in the West, in the east the border passes in the region of the overpass through the railroad, the southern border – river Podkumok.
The area in the specified borders makes 5426 hectares. On earlier developed use order, the right-bank region of river Podkumok, the so-called farm Cheerful and pastures in ultraboundary use adjoins to the city.
Acreage, being under authority of a city administration Yessentuki (hectare)
The coat of arms and flag of the city of Yessentuki were approved by the decision of Council of the city of Yessentuki of December 27, 2005 No. 11 "About official symbols of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki" (with changes of November 28, 2006 No. 131) are also official symbols of the resort city as independent municipality.
The coat of arms of municipality the city district the resort city of Yessentuki is brought in the State heraldic register of the Russian Federation.
The coat of arms is made by rules and traditions of heraldry,
also reflects historical, cultural, social and economic, national and other local traditions.
Standard of the exact heraldic description with the enclosed originals of drawings in the color and black-and-white image are stored in Council of the city of Yessentuki, in the State heraldry at the President of the Russian Federation.
The coat of arms represents the heraldic board divided by a threadlike silver diagonal cross: the top and lower quarters – dark red, side quarters – azure. Over everything below – the gold bowl with the gold water streams beating from it up twisted with the turned gold snake, accompanied from above in a chervleniye with the gold eagle flying to the right holding in paws a gold mace a handle to the left. The eagle bearing a mace (the power, generosity) is symbolics of the tersky Cossacks which have founded the village on the place of the present city. Bowl
with a snake symbolizes justice, mercy, force and wealth. Silver (metal) – justice, innocence, purity. Enamels: azure – greatness, beauty, clarity; червлень – bravery.
The coat of arms of municipality the city district the resort town of Yessentuki in the form of an official symbol can be:
- on a building facade of administration Yessentuki, and also the enterprises, institutions and the organizations which are in municipal property;
- in conference halls of local governments, studies of officials of self-government institutions, and also municipal enterprises, establishments and organizations;
- on indexes at entrance on the territory the resort town of Yessentuki;
- on the seals, stamps, forms of local governments of the city.
Use of the coat of arms with violation of Provision on the coat of arms of municipality the city district the resort town of Yessentuki, and also distortion or defilement of the coat of arms involves responsibility in compliance
with the legislation of the Russian Federation.
The flag of municipality the city district the resort town of Yessentuki is founded and is used for creation of a visible symbol of integrity of the territory of the city, unity and interaction of the citizens inhabiting it, territorial and historical continuity; education of civic consciousness, patriotism, respect
to historical memory, national, cultural and to other traditions of residents.
The flag represents a rectangular panel with a ratio of width to length 2:3, crossed by a diagonal cross of white color which width of the parties makes 1/8 from panel width. The top and lower corners – red color, side corners – blue color. In the center, over everything – a figure of the coat of arms of the city district of the resort town of Yessentuki: the eagle of yellow color flying to a staff holding a mace of yellow color in paws.
The reference image of a flag of the city of Yessentuki is stored in Council of the city of Yessentuki. The standard is executed in color.
The flag of the city of Yessentuki is hung out (or rises on masts, flagstaffs):
- on buildings of a city administration Yessentuki;
- on buildings of local governments, municipal enterprises
and establishments – in days of public holidays along with National flag of the Russian Federation, and also in days of memorable and solemn events
- on residential buildings, buildings and constructions of public associations, the enterprises, establishments and organizations, irrespective of forms of ownership.
The flag of the city of Yessentuki is set constantly:
- in conference halls of Council of the city of Yessentuki and a city administration Yessentuki;
- in a study of the Mayor Yessentuki.
Production of a flag of the city in various technology of execution is allowed
and from various materials, in any sizes at obligatory preservation of color, graphic and proportional compliance to the description and reference image of a flag established by the Provision on a flag of municipality of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki.
The flag of the city of Yessentuki can't be used as a basis of flags (other symbolics) of public associations, the organizations, irrespective of forms of ownership, individuals.
The persons guilty of distortion and defilement of a flag of municipality the city district the resort town of Yessentuki, and also using it for, contradicting the purposes of its establishment, bear responsibility according to the current legislation of the Russian Federation and Stavropol Krai.
resort town of Yessentuki The charter of municipality of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki was adopted by the decision of Council of the city of Yessentuki from 6/16/2005 year No. 73.
The charter of municipality of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki was developed in compliance by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, the Federal law of the Russian Federation of October 06, 2003 No. 131-FZ "About the general principles of the organization of local government in the Russian Federation", the Law of Stavropol Krai of March 02, 2005 No. 12-KZ
"About local government in Stavropol Krai", also fixes by the Charter of Stavropol Krai, other federal laws and laws of Stavropol Krai legal bases of local government in the territory of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki, determines an order of formation of local governments of municipality of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki, their powers, the principles of interaction and differentiation of their competence, economic and financial bases of local government, other questions of implementation of powers of local governments of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki by the solution of questions of local value and execution of separate state powers.
Territorial self-government According to the Federal law of October 06, 2003 No. 131-FZ "About the general principles of the organization of local government in the Russian Federation", the order of the government of Stavropol Krai of October 21, 2009 No. 380-rp
"About some matters of execution of separate state powers of the Russian Federation referred for execution to subjects of the Russian Federation, and separate state powers of Stavropol Krai in the field of work and social protection of separate categories of citizens", the Charter of municipality the city district the resort town of Yessentuki, the decision of Council of the city of Yessentuki of March 14, 2012 No. 12 has approved structure of Administration of municipality of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki (changes of February 15, 2013 No. 7).
The decision of Council of the city of July 13, 2004 No. 73 has approved Situation "About territorial public self-government in the city of Yessentuki" (changes of April 25, 2012 No. 41).
The decision of Council of the city of Yessentuki of September 26, 2006 to No. 105 has established borders of territories on which territorial public self-government is carried out (further - TOS) in the city of Yessentuki, borders of the district of TOS accurately coincide with borders of deputy districts.
TOS represents the interests of the population living in the respective territory.
Bodies of TOS are involved in improvement of the city, to the organization of leisure of the population for the residence, in law enforcement. For the purpose of identification of violations of improvement, such as: the spontaneous dump of garbage, a contamination sornyakovy plants, inadequate a condition of building sites, chairmen of TOS, according to the schedule, carry out city detours. For carrying out this work the City administration gives help in interaction coordination with local police inspectors, department of ecology and environmental protection, representatives of architecture and town planning, provides transport, garbage-disposal equipment. TOS take active part in involvement of citizens to city community work days, initiate their carrying out in separately taken yards and streets.
The commissions on reception of addresses from the population work at districts. As a rule, all members of the commission together with local police inspectors come to the place also consider them. A task of the commission to reconcile conflicting parties if the complaint household.
According to the schedule in the location of districts heads of TOS conduct a reception of citizens on consideration of offers, statements and complaints within the powers, and also issue free references.
Chairmen of TOS submit references and the characterizing data at the place of residence on citizens by inquiries of such bodies as: Management of a pension fund on Yessentuki, Management of work and social protection of the population, law enforcement agencies, etc.
Are constantly kept in touch by chairmen of body of TOS with the veterans of war living in the territory of the district assistance in receiving (realization) the rights for the privileges provided by the state is rendered, help of a city administration accompanied by participants of the Great Patriotic War is given on concerts, delivery of gift sets in anticipation of celebration of the Victory Day, conditions of accommodation of lonely aged people, bed patients become clear.
Bodies of TOS render assistance to a city administration on holding social events.
The department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on Yessentuki carries out round tables where safety issues, interactions with bodies of TOS and local police inspectors are resolved.
Chairmen of body of TOS assist lighting in mass media of results of activity of a city administration, social initiatives of citizens on examples of specific citizens.
Chairmen of body of TOS will organize meetings of citizens on the residence with representatives of administration and deputies of Council of the city.
The indicator of efficiency of TOS is an increase of level of civil and social activity of the population. And without this work society can't develop, move forward.
Population and demography Population of the city at the beginning of 2011 taking into account results of the All-Russian population census of 2010 makes 101,1 thousand people, men - 45,1 thousand persons and women – 56,0 thousand persons. According to an assessment of population of the city
on 1/1/2016 there are - 105,9 thousand people. Representatives of 82 nationalities live in the city.
Some social and demographic
characteristics of the population of the city
natural increase (decrease)
number of divorces on 100 marriages
Strategik planing The system of strategic planning is a fundamental factor in the solution of the social problems providing creations of new quality of life of the population of the region, formation of competitive economy and its balanced development.
According to realization in the territory of municipality of the Federal law of June 28, 2014 No. 172 – Federal Law "About Strategic Planning in the Russian Federation" the City administration is developed and approved January 12, 2015. The plan of preparation of the documents of strategic planning provided by the Law, containing terms of development and the approval of documents of strategic planning.
Yessentuki of 31.07.2015 No. 2036 is approved by the resolution of the City administration in the new edition the Plan of preparation of the documents of strategic planning provided by the Federal law of June 28, 2014 No. 172 – Federal Law "About Strategic Planning in the Russian Federation" on municipality the city district the resort town of Yessentuki (further – the Plan of strategic planning of the city of Yessentuki). The plan of strategic planning is staticized by the resolution of the City administration Yessentuki of September 02, 2015 No. 2184 "About modification of the resolution of the City administration Yessentuki from 7/31/2015 No. 2036 "About the approval of the plan of preparation of the documents of strategic planning provided by the Federal law of June 28, 2014 No. 172 – Federal Law "About strategic planning in the Russian Federation" on municipality the city district the resort town of Yessentuki" (further – the plan of strategic planning.
For the solution of social and economic problems of municipality the city district the resort town of Yessentuki it is developed and approved as the decision of Council of the city from 12/21/2009 year the No. 137 Strategy of Social and Economic Development Yessentuki for the period till 2020. Decision of Council of the city of Yessentuki from 8/13/2011 years No. 85 changes are made to Strategy of social and economic development of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki till 2020 and for the period till 2025. Now work on correction of strategy of a social and economic development of the city with extension of validity period till 2030 is conducted.
Strategy defines prospects of development in the most important priority for the city branches for increase of his competitiveness, search of new approaches and decisions, studying of the best experience of other cities, developments of creativity, enrichment by knowledge is incentive for city community of a message.
Strategy represents complete system which includes: mission, purposes, tasks, priority directions and mechanism of realization economic and social policy till 2020 and for the period till 2025, taking into account accepted and the developed programs, concepts and actions of social and economic development at the different levels of management.
For 2015 in the territory of the city of Yessentuki was implemented 11 municipal programs including 32 subprogrammes directed on a development of education, road network, traffic safety, development of housing and communal services, culture, realization of youth policy; physical culture and sport; provision of housing for young families, small and medium business, improvement of investment climate, development of the resort and tourism, consumer market and consumer services of the population; support of the Cossacks;
on prevention of neglect of minors and offenses;
on counteraction to abuse to drugs and their illicit trafficking; decrease in risks and mitigation of the consequences of emergency situations of natural and technogenic character; energy saving and increase of power efficiency, and also ensuring fire safety.
The most part of expenses of the local budget from the general financing of programs is directed to realization of the main actions preschool, the general and additional education of the municipal program "Development of Education of the City of Yessentuki for 2015-2017" also makes 56,7%.
The existing municipal programs are directed to improvement of quality of life of residents, creations of favorable investment climate, for development of tourist and recreational and social infrastructure of the city, new production capacities according to Strategy of social and economic development of the city district the resort town of Yessentuki till 2020 and for the period till 2025.