Sofia City Province

Nearly 110 Machines Are Ready to Clean the Snow in Sofia

In Sofia, more than 110 snow machines are ready and are located at the pre-planned locations.

Snow removal and sanding is done on the roads "Dragalevtsi - Aleko" and "Boyana - Golden Bridges", announced Sofia Municipality.

In Sofia today is declared an orange code with intense rain and snow rainfall and a snow cover is expected.

Sofia will have a New Urban Environment

New buildings in the center of Sofia will not be higher than 75 meters. If they are built at the foot of Vitosha Mountain - the maximum admissible height is 15 meters. This was made clear by the words of the chief architect of Sofia Zdravko Zdravkov, on the occasion of the report on the new look of the capital, prepared by the Danish urban planner Jan Geel, reports Darik. 

''Old Paper For New Book'' Campaign In Sofia Today

The national eco campaign ''Old Paper for New Book '' is held for the 5th consecutive year in Bulgaria.

Sofia, Plovdiv, Haskovo, Ruse and Burgas municipalities are hosting this year's initiative. The eco campaign allows children to learn more about recycling, nature protection and separate waste collection.

Sofia Will Held Again the Traveling Exhibition "Alley of the Book"

Between 12 and 17 September in Sofia again will be held the traveling exhibition "Alley of the Book".

The initiative has already passed through Varna and Plovdiv.

The exhibition will stop in the center of Sofia, оn Vitosha Boulevard - from the monument of Aleko Konstantinov to Gladson Str.

More than 50 Bulgarian publishers will participate during the book exhibition.

Protest Against The Construction of a Skyscraper in Sofia

Residents of Sofia's Strelbishte quarter formed a live chain at the junction of Bulgaria and Ivan Geshov's boulevards for about half an hour yesterday evening, reported Standart News. 

They protested the plans of a private construction company to build a skyscraper in the place of a small garden in their neighborhood.