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Burgas: Bulgaria’s Greenest City
December 14, 2011: Bulgaria’s Burgas was named the coutnry’s greenest major city, with a population of more than 200 thousand. The city’s mayor, Dimitr Nikolov, who received the prize, stated that ‘We should fully understand the importance of sustainable development. It is a total priority.’ The Bulgarian Minister for Environment, who took part in the ceremony, expressed hope that sustainable practices would find their way into the lifestyle of Bulgarian families.
(Source: Bulgaria Today, http://bulgaria-today.ru/archives/5083)