Day of the municipal worker in Russia
April 21, residents of Russia celebrate the Day of Local Government or the Day of the employee of the municipal service. The purpose of the holiday is to convey the value of the activities of this state institution.
This holiday is quite young for our state. On April 21, 2013, the Day of the Municipal Worker was celebrated for the first time. Decree on the inclusion of this day in the calendar of the holidays of the country was signed by the President in June 2012.
This date was not chosen randomly: on April 21, the first Charter of the City was published, which was the beginning of the development of the law on local self-government.
After Catherine II issued the Granted Letter, local self-government continued to develop. The crisis period of the institute began after the Revolution. About self-management did not recollect till the beginning of 1980th years. The rapid development of this institute occurred in 1993.
The day of the municipal worker is celebrated by certain persons. Municipalities in Russia today there are over 23 thousand. In these bodies more than 340 thousand people work.
The perpetrators of this holiday work in certain organizations and are their representatives. They call their professional holiday - the Day of the Worker of Local Self-Government or the Day of the Municipal Worker.
The main work of such people is to solve many problems of Russians and improve their living standards. Responsibility of employees affects such spheres of state activity as improvement of roads, housing and communal services, education, medicine, culture, sports.
This day is not a day off, but still all employees of municipalities congratulate all their colleagues on this day.
About the profession
One of the most important systems for ensuring the effective performance of citizens is local self-government. The work of these organizations is fully aimed at making independent and proactive decisions by the population.
The role and place in our lives of local government institutions in Russia is growing, which is due to the growth and development of democratic freedoms and civil society. The day of the municipal worker helps to emphasize the importance of this profession.
Local self-government bodies can be considered elective and other structures, the emergence of which is coordinated with the charters of municipalities.
These organizations have the right to solve emerging problems and issues in the territory of a particular regional area. The structural part of the local government is determined by the Russians.
Such a political institution has the following obligations and functions:
- approval of the local budget;
- keeping records of expenses and incomes;
- the development and approval of rules that municipal education must follow;
- development of specialized projects for the development of the municipal formation;
- the establishment of taxes and tax collections;
- control the activities of officials who are members of local government.
The status of local self-government bodies is a legal entity. Persons working in this field are called municipal employees.
All professions are important, in terms of self-government. Therefore, it is worth congratulating these individuals on this day, because this is their professional holiday - the Day of the Municipal Worker. On April 21, you can make a gift to employees of this indispensable sphere or simply congratulate them with pleasant words.