City CouncilThe 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 2013-2014:
Chairman: Tapani Ala-Reinikka (The National Coalition Party)
Vice-chairman I : Camilla Sederholm (The Swedish People’s Party)
Vice-chairman II: Juha Pesonen (The Greens of Finland)
City clerk tel. (09) 5056 238