Participate in decision-making

Vote in municipal elections, take a local residents’ initiative, explore different direct influence channels and follow the City’s decision-making. 

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Photo: Jussi Hellsten

Working against discrimination

Inclusive bodies ensure that the perspectives of young people, the elderly, and individuals with functional impairments are taken into account during the city's planning and development of services. You can contact the councils directly and learn more about their work. 

Youth Council (Link leads to external service)Council on Disability (Link leads to external service)Elderly Citizens Council (Link leads to external service)