City Council

The City Council consists of 35 members who represent five political groups. The Council is the highest decision-making body. It is responsible for the overall operating, finance and strategic decision making of the municipality. The City Council meets approximately eight times a year.

City Council’s residing officers year 2015-2017:

Chairman: Veronica Rehn-Kivi (The Swedish People’s Party)
Vice-chairman I : Tapani Ala-Reinikka (The National Coalition Party)
Vice-chairman II: Juha Pesonen (The Greens of Finland)

City clerk tel. 050 370 8238