The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Riga Raion, Latvian SSR. It has a railway station 35 km northeast of Riga. Population, 3,000 (1969). Nearby are plants producing reinforced-concrete structures and asphalt concrete.
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