Reconstruction of Recreational Area “Sarzhyn Yar”

Green city

Reconstruction of Recreational Area “Sarzhyn Yar”

  • Projrct iniciator:

    Kharkiv City Council, Municipal Enterprise “Kharkivzelenbud”.

  • Finance model:

    Financed from city budget.


Sarzhyn Yar today is:

  • 18 ha of recreational area in the heart of a busy city;
  • a source of mineral water.

Reconstruction of its central part included

  • reconstruction and repairs of:
    - the hat-shaped canopy over the source with decorative starry sky illumination;
    - the sports zones, incl. rubber coating, installation of new sports equipment and ping-pong tables;
    - the water supply and sewerage networks and outdoor lighting networks;
    - the drinking fountains with the replacement of the water supply system;
    - the font area with its bowl replacement, heating system refurbishment and installation of a pavilion for changing;
    - the old stairs with added new ones for convenient access to the area;
    - installation of a children’s playground near the central pond, benches, special places for people to enjoy their time and leisure;
  • construction of:
    - a mother-and-child house and two new toilets accessible by people with limited mobility;
    - a new water drainage system;
    - an interactive children’s recreational zone (with decorative lighting, an artificial stream, trampolines, musical stones, etc.);
    - an area of ornamental lakes with a cascade of dams;
  • landscape gardening of over 8.0 ha (lawns, various ornamental shrubs and trees);
  • replacement of 10,000 m2 of pavings;
  • extension of the cycling paths by 2.5 km, with construction of new overpasses.

Current Status:

The territory of Sarzhyn Yar is constantly under improvement and development. The city is open for partnerships in projects aiming to improve urban landscaping for residents and guests.