On December 2-3, 2019 a delegation of Truskavets City Council headed by Mayor A. Kulchinskyi at the invitation of the Jurmala Council visited this world-famous Latvian city. The Ukrainian delegation met with the officials of the Jurmala Council, got acquainted with the activity of the departments of city development, urban marketing, tourism and culture, and visited a number of infrastructure facilities and cultural institutions.
The parties discussed issues of municipal government and improvement of urban infrastructure, exchanged views regarding the use of the best European experience in the development of resort cities and opportunities for joint projects.
During the visit, the Truskavets delegation was received by Riga Mayor O.Burov. During the meeting at the Riga City Administration, the delegation submitted the tourist and medical potential of Truskavets. Also, sides discussed the issue of exchanging information among the Latvian tourist companies on medical centers of Truskavets, as well as on opportunities for participation of Truskavets City Council in the development of the «Ukrainian Garden» in Riga.
The delegation of Truskavets visited the Embassy of Ukraine. The was a discussion on the results of the visit with the aim to develop joint steps to expand Ukrainian-Latvian cooperation at the interregional level.