Named candidates for the award man of the year 2018 in the nomination “the leader of the United territorial community of the year”.
Vadim GUYSnovopskovs’kyi village head
Honorary diploma of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine for significant personal contribution to ensuring development of local self-government in Ukraine, high professionalism and on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Ukrainian Association of local governments “Association of Ukrainian cities”.
The three main events of 2018 on Your version:
1.18 Dec 2018 Novopskovska the community won the all-Ukrainian competition “Best practices of local self-government” for its practice of “Creating conditions for inclusion of different social groups to the prosperity of the community” on the theme “Inclusive of regional and local development”.
For 2016-2018 Novopskovsky in the community along with the restoration of the premises, failed to establish an effective dialogue between Novopskovsky the village Council and the public, to enable different categories of the population to the formation of the inclusive environment.
2. In April 2018 in Novopskovsky community opened Center of providing administrative services.
As part of the recovery of the UN development programme with the financial support of the European Union was created a modern Center in a completely renovated room, with all equipment necessary to provide the community with quality administrative and social services. This contributed to a more efficient and prompt provision of services for 12 thousand residents of the community. The project cost about 70 thousand dollars. The United States, and the community has contributed through the renovation and thermal modernization of the building.
3. Created high-quality educational space for vospitannikov kindergartens Novopskovsky community.
For 2016-2018 in Novopskovsky the community was able to implement many of the projects on thermal modernization and capital repairs of premises of five buildings, four kindergartens of the community. At the same time with comfortable conditions of stay of the children were able to create a quality educational environment for students, to attract young professionals.
Your life motto: Always be a man!
Who did You dream to become in childhood?: The driver trucker.
Do You have a dream that is not yet realized?: A pilot’s license.
Today to be successful is… to Achieve high goals (albeit not all), and even when things don’t go according to plan – not to lower hands.
Your favourite saying?: “If you spit in the back – you go ahead.”
What are you most proud of in your village?: Nature and talented people.
Who, in your opinion, is a model mayor?: Rudolph Giuliani.
The main problem of all Ukrainian cities, which needs to be solved in the first place?: Rebuild the infrastructure (Renovation of the city).
If happiness is not in money, then what? And if after all the money, why not?: Money can’t buy parents, children, real friends, real freedom.
Keep the phrase “Give me a fulcrum and I… again find me a new lesson, where you must balance”.
What trait is Your biggest flaw? Hard to make decisions.
Do You have favorite book?: Ayn Rand “Atlas shrugged”
Who of historical figures You could be friends with if I were his contemporary?: With Mahatma Gandhi
What wonder of the world You would like to move to your hometown?: The great pyramid of Cheops together with the flow of tourists.
If You have discovered a new planet, how would You call her?: He organized a survey among students to determine the best name.
Imagine that You came to visit the US President with a request to show Ukraine. Where would You invite him to the tour?: Of course Carpathians and Slobidska!
What do You consider your greatest achievement in life? What’s the biggest mistake?: The establishment of an effective management body of the community.
In life there are no mistakes, there is the experience (although sometimes expensive).
What is the lesson for You – the best vacation?: To make tea high in the mountains.
Alexander ROOT, the head of the Novoukrainka city (Kirovograd region).
Honorary worker of physical culture and sports of Ukraine (2009). Awards: Diploma of the Supreme Council of Ukraine (2016), Gratitude of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine (2018), the Medal of the Amateur football Association of Ukraine “For merits” (2015).
The most significant achievements in Your professional activities in 2018:
The restoration of the kindergarten “Seed” with 110 seats, which didn’t work 20 (!) years; Selection to participate in the UNICEF contest “Community friendly to children and young people” (as the head of the city Council); the Association of the United territorial communities. The Association joined more than 200 GRT (as the head of the Association); the Victory of children’s, Amateur and veteran teams of FC “Novoukrainka” at regional and national competitions (the President of FC “Novoukrainka” and the city Federation of Association football).
Your “Formula for success”: we must Work so that residents were confident that all of the successful projects implemented by them the most, or thanks to their active participation.
Who did You dream to become in childhood?: A professional soccer player.
Do You have a dream that is not yet realized?: Want to have 3 kids!
Today to be successful is… to work so that your work people thanked you, and not only in the eyes!
Your favourite saying?: A long way starts with the first small step.
What are you most proud of in your city?: Active, talented and hardworking people!
Who, in your opinion, is a model mayor?: I really like the work of my colleagues: Yuriy Bova (Trostyanetskaya OTOH, Sumy region), Vladimir Shmatko (Chortkiv, Ternopil region), Pavel Kozyrev (ex-measures g. Ukrainka, Kyiv region).
The main problem of all Ukrainian cities, which needs to be solved in the first place?: Citizens ‘ distrust of authorities of different levels (passivity, frustration, low level of political culture of the communities, etc.).
If happiness is not in money, then what? Happiness is in a child’s sincere smile!
Keep the phrase “Give me a fulcrum and I… will make the Novoukrainka the capital of Ukraine!”
Whom in this life You jealous? My wife – she has the best husband.
What trait is Your biggest flaw? Candor.
Do You have favorite book?: Olga Kirilyuk “Go in peace.”
Who of historical figures You could be friends with if I were his contemporary?: With Vasyl Stus.
What wonder of the world You would like to move to your hometown?: The Hanging Gardens Of Babylon. Dream of a beautiful, clean, green Novoukrainka!
If You have discovered a new planet, how would You call her?: Novoukrainka.
Imagine that You came to visit the US President with a request to show Ukraine. Where would You invite him to the tour?: In Ukrainian Crimea!
What do You consider your greatest achievement in life, and what is the biggest mistake?: Achievement – the creation of the city’s GRT and the establishment of the Association of the United territorial communities. Error – often trust people who aren’t worth it.
What is the lesson for You – the best vacation?: Football or fishing with his son Bohdan.
Ruslan MAYSTRUK, Tetievsky mayor
He was awarded numerous diplomas of the Kyiv regional Council “For honest work, exemplary fulfillment of service duties, high professionalism”, Kyiv regional state administration “For conscientious work, personal contribution in socio – economic development of Sochi, the high level of professionalism, active civic position”, Diplomas of the Head of the Verkhovna Rada “In the merit of the Ukrainian people”, “For volunteer help soldiers in ATO zone”, the Metropolitan of Kiev and all Ukraine Vladimir “For merits before the Ukrainian Orthodox Church”, Medal of the Kiev regional branch of Association of Ukrainian cities, The badge of the Kiev regional Council “For merits in front of the Kiev region”.
The most significant achievements in Your professional activities in 2018:
In 2018 started Tetievsky city GSS that became the most important event to which I went 3 years. 2018 is the year of the formation of a professional team and building management system. After all, decentralization is possible, that access to funding – both state and international donor programs. And more professional team, more successful society. To date, the team of community professionals who speak foreign languages and have experience in writing projects, including international.
By 2018, was introduced urban Analytics; daily energy monitoring; electronic diaries and magazines in schools of the community, prepared the “development Strategy of the city Tetievsky OTG 2023”, prepared a “Plan of local economic development”, which is aligned with the world Bank, “sustainable energy development and climate up to 2030”, which envisages the reduction of CO2 emissions by 30% by 2030; “Investment passport”. Community was the winner of Phase 1 Implementation direction to improve the quality of administrative services for the population program “U-LEAD Europe” and the project “Digital community” from Global Gis. Renovated space for the Center of providing administrative services, acquired equipment for road repair and equipment for cleaning of roads, introduced “Gromadsky budget” throughout the community, conducted online in outpatient clinics, FAPs and schools in all staroscinska County community.
Your life motto: “People can always do a bit more than what seemed the limit of his forces.” I always remember these words of Golda Meir in difficult times.
Who did You dream to become in childhood?: farmers, collective farm Chairman.
Do You have a dream that is not yet realized?: Join Tetievsky city if it Tetiivske village district, which until combined.
Today to be successful is … to achieve set goals and objectives despite obstacles.
Your favourite saying?: “If you’re going through hell – keep walking”. Winston Churchill
What are you most proud of in your city?: Tetiiv city special. It is a city with ancient history, the first records from 1185. It is a city that received self-government by Magdeburg law by Prince Janusz Ostrog. This city, which stopped at different times of Hetman Mazepa, Bohdan Khmelnytsky and the last king of Poland Stanislaw August. This city is rich in monuments and picturesque nature.
Who do you think is a model mayor?: Martin O’malley, mayor of Baltimore from 1997 to 2007, Maryland, USA. I like his expression “We have gone from the old system, which promotes policies to a new one that shows the real results of what the Executive power.” It is the mayor, who was selected by Harvard University for the implementation of the system of collection of urban statistics, which allowed saving 100 million dollars of the city budget. In 2018 a system of collection of urban statistics introduced in Tetievsky GSS.
The main problem of all Ukrainian cities, which needs to be solved in the first place?: The world moves forward and cities in order to survive also need to change and quickly. Biggest problem of the Ukrainian cities and towns in the uniformity of architectural and mental. And this imprint imposed totalitarian past. That will save Ukrainian cities and villages? It’s a decentralization, modernization, innovation and creativity. Today is not enough to be “the strong business Executive”. You need to examine the global trends, analyze how other cities in other countries of the world and introduce new creative ideas. After all, cities have to compete not only in the country, both resident and investor, and tourist.
If happiness is not in money, then what?: Happiness in achieving goals.
Keep the phrase “Give me a fulcrum and I …”: I don’t like the beginning of a phrase. I don’t want to give me a foothold. I’ll take her myself.
What trait is Your biggest flaw?: I’m too demanding of myself and others.
Do You have favorite book?: Sun Tzu “Art of war”
Who of historical figures You could be friends with if I were his contemporary?: With Winston Churchill.
What wonder of the world you would like to move to your hometown?: The Gardens Of Babylon. This is an example of what amazing things a person can do.
If you have discovered a new planet, how would you call her?: “Sochi”. In honor of administrative center Tetievsky GSS. It would be a kind of cosmic representation of the community.
Imagine that You were visited today the President of the United States with a request to show Ukraine? Where would you invite him to the tour?: Tetievsky in the community.
What do you consider your greatest achievement in life, and what is the biggest mistake?: The greatest achievement is the creation of Tetievsky community. And the biggest mistake in my life, I haven’t done yet.
What is the lesson for You best vacation?: Active sports (football, shooting, tennis).