One year after the elections of Yerevan City Council the representatives of the majority Republican Party faction believe that the Mayor has successfully carried out the campaign promises. Meanwhile, representatives of other political forces consider that the negative prevails and back up their opinion by a number of examples, including the Closed Market, Komitas 5, the red parking lines, the decision to erect a statue dedicated to Anastas Mikoyan and other issues.
On May 6 the Media Center initiated a debate on the following topic-“to what extent has the Yerevan City Council fulfilled pre-election programs? One year after the elections of Yerevan City Council.” The debate was aired live on A1+.
Debate speakers included: Naira Nahapetyan, RP faction member of Yerevan City Council, head of the Fiscal and Economic Standing Committee, Styopa Safaryan, member of the “Barev Yerevan” alliance, member of the Standing Committee on Legal Issues, Tamar Poghosyan, head of the PA faction in the City Council, head of the Standing Committee on Culture, Education and Social Issues, Levon Igityan, RA faction member at the City Council, deputy chairman of the StandingCommittee on Urban construction and Land Use, Bagrat Yesayan, Member of ARF Yerevan Marz Committee, Vardan Hakobyan, Conductor,Nakhakhorhrdaran member.