In accordance with the standards, heat will be supplied to the houses of residents of Tatarstan around September 22. This follows from the forecast of the average daily air temperature, which was presented today at a briefing at the Government House of the Republic of Tatarstan, dedicated to the readiness of social — housing and communal facilities for the heating period of 2021–2022. Of the 17 470 apartment buildings available in Tatarstan, 17186, or 98.4%, have readiness certificates for the upcoming heating season. All apartment blocks are ready for the autumn-winter season in 30 out of 45 municipalities of the republic, Alexei Frolov, First Deputy Minister of Construction, Architecture, Housing and Communal Services of the Republic of Tatarstan, told the media. Various data indicate the readiness to start up the heat. Of the 3267 boiler houses, only six have not yet completed all types of planned work. Objects of health care, education, culture are 99.9% ready for the winter cold. One sports facility out of 243 (it is located in Kazan) is completing work on preparations for winter these days, and social protection facilities are already 100% ready. Corresponding tests have been carried out everywhere, repair programs have been implemented, primarily aimed at performing seasonal types of work. In addition, the preparation of the housing stock is traditionally associated with the implementation of the overhaul program. “In the housing stock of municipalities, a set of measures was taken to prepare all engineering systems, seal attics, basements, and check entrance lobbies. In general, in the Republic of Tatarstan, the housing stock by September 14 was prepared for the autumn-winter period by 98.4%,” - the first deputy minister assured.