the St. Petersburg beautification Committee took the decision to close urban parks and gardens. The reason was approaching Petersburg storm.
City emergency management previously warned about the worsening weather on July 29. According to weather forecasts, expected heavy rains, thunderstorms. The wind gusts will reach 18 m / sec.
For visitors is not available Yusupov, St. Nicholas, Tauris, Ovsyannikov, Lopukhinsky gardens, the Park near the Kazan Cathedral, the square of Galina Starovoitova, and others. Will open them when the weather breaks.
experts of the Committee suggest that during thunderstorms and strong winds not to Park under trees.