The council of Vilnius municipality admitted that former kindergarten, built on Vilna Great synagogue remains is unnecessary and approved it’s destruction.
The kindergarten – primary school, built in Vokieciu street above the remains of Great Vilna synagogue 55 years ago, does not carry out it’s primary function for several years already, at least 10 tenants are located in the premises, that implement their cultural, artistic or educational activities. “Rental contracts will be terminated only when actual demolishing works will be about to start. It is planned to demolish kindergarten-primary school next year.”
Good Will Foundation partially finance archaeological research of Great Vilna synagogue from 2018 years.
Read more about it here (in Lithuanian): https://madeinvilnius.lt/naujienos/gyvenimas/vilniaus-politikai-leido-griauti-darzeli-virs-didziosios-sinagogos-liekanu/