The name of the First President of Kazakhstan — Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev has former square “Dostyk” (“Friendship”) in Taraz.
The corresponding decree of the akimat of Zhambyl region published in the electronic system of normative legal acts “Adilet”.
The document says that the decision was made “taking into account opinion of the population of the territory concerned and on the basis of the conclusion of the Republican onomastic Commission.” The renaming was supported by the regional maslikhat.
The area of the “Nursultan Nazarbayev” — the Central square of Taraz. It is located at the intersection of Tole bi and Abay Avenue.