Журнал Viche 2013 №5

№5, 2013

“If not me, then who?” – asked Volodymyr SHMATKO, the youngest head of Bila village council in Ternopil region, and started managing

Two years have passed since then. What have you managed to do in the village?

– The first year for me was a year of tests. In winter all roads frozen. Bila village is suburban, half of population works in the district center which could not be reached. I understood that if I do not have my own equipment, machines for clearing the streets, then I am a cadger. On the territory of the village there are two enterprises which use the land plots of the villagers. And I addressed to them for help.

Now we have a tractor, which has been modernized, and is now used for cleaning the road.