Lonely Planet Writer

Moscow’s new metro line will be pink, thanks to residents vote

Coming soon, Moscow's pink metro line.
Coming soon, Moscow’s pink metro line. Image by Alexei Kuznetsov / CC BY 2.0

The residents of Moscow have chosen the official colour for the city’s new metro line, Kozhukhovskaya. There were only two options, black and pink, and more than 70% of the voters chose pink. The lines of Moscow’s metro system are colloquially referred to by their colour. The pink metro line will be Moscow’s 14th and it should be completed next year, connecting the city centre with the eastern and southeastern suburbs. Read more: themoscowtimes.com