A new life of “Fountain with sculpture”

23 December 2020

SUE “Vodokanal of St. Petersburg” has completed reconstruction works of the fountain located at the corner of Akademichesky prospect and Palace street in Pushkin town. 

It is reported, that fountain was in a dangerous condition before restoration. The utility lines were missing and the bowl was damaged. Within the framework Vodokanal employees restored the bowl, installed a sculptural composition of the fountain on the pedestal produced at the French factory on the model of Lui Sovajo in 1862 year. Also specialists made the installation of pumping equipment and water metering unit, ran new water supply, sewer and utility lines. Finally, fountain will work fully and please citizens and guests of St. Petersburg with its beauty next season.

It should be mentioned that in 2020 Vodokanal continues to implement the Program on Renovation and Reconstruction of the City Fountains developed by order of the Governor of St. Petersburg Alexander Beglov.

Details of the program are here.