A Reporting Meeting on the works done in 2017 was held at Gabala city Administrative Territorial Representation. Community representatives of the city, as well as the heads of the departments, enterprises and service organizations operating in the city took part in the meeting. Opening the meeting with introduction speech the administrative territory's representative of the city Damir Baghirov made a report on the works implemented within the territory in 2017. The speaker provided broad information in his report about the great constructive works carried out in the Republic under the leadership of the President Ilham Aliyev in 2017. It was noted that the successful policy providing balanced development of the economy has made our country one of the leading governments of the region. Damir Baghirov said that the present development and progress of Azerbaijan is the triumph of the socio-political policy carried out successfully by Mr. Ilham Aliyev. As the result of the attention and care provided to the regions by the Head of State, today the appearance of regions, settlements and villages change, and great construction works are carried out everywhere. It was mentioned by the reporter that Gabala region, including our city is experiencing its rapid development period on the base of current development and progress. It was also highlighted that Gabala has developed into one of the cultural centers of the world, and our city hosts several international events in thanks to the works and projects implemented and carried out here. A range of measures are prepared and undertaken, as well as the needs for electric power, natural gas, phone and internet services, fresh water and other public utilities are met by the territorial representation in order to organize services being provided to the city residents to the high level. It was brought to the attention that the building and installment works are continued on the direction of the second phase of the project of reconstruction of city’s water and sanitation systems, as well as the cleaning and tiding works are consistently carried out at parks and alleys in order to provide recreation of city population and tourists. I was also noted that the avenues and streets of the city have been renovated in advanced architectural style, roadways have been covered with asphalt coating, and sidewalks have been laid down for pedestrians. The director of full secondary school No.3 of the city Adila Aliyeva, head of the baby house and kindergarten No.3 of the city Natavan Afandiyeva, and chief of Gabala Water Canal Department Tamerlan Hasanov made speeches around the report and highly appreciated the renovation and construction works executed in Gabala in 2017. The speakers expressed their gratitude to the President Ilham Aliyev for his great attention and care towards rapid development of Gabala. Attending the meeting, the First Deputy Head of Gabala Region Executive Power Abil Aghasafov provided detailed information about the tasks put forward by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Ilham Aliyev before the governmental bodies and the local executive structures at the conference dedicated to the results of the fourth year of executing the “State Programme on socio-political development of the regions of the Azerbaijan Republic within 2014-2018”. The speaker said that a great care and attention is provided for development of Gabala as how of each corner of the republic, 116 million manats investment is considered for our region this year, and that reconstruction of water and sanitation systems of the city, re-establishment of power economy, construction of new kindergarten and central hospital buildings have finished, as well as the Laki-Gabala railway has been built. Abil Aghasafov said that the care and attention of the Head of State demands us to work more efficiently and to enhance our responsibility. In the end, the First Deputy Head of Gabala Region Executive Power expressed his assurance that more extensive measures will be undertaken in Gabala either in socio-political or construction and renovation works within 2018. The relevant draft conclusion was adopted at the reporting meeting.