On June 1 local government elections in Latvia were held. In Valmiera city 5 political parties registered their candidates, however only 4 of them managed to overcome the 5% electoral threshold.
This weekend Pskov - one of the cooperation cities of Valmiera - celebrates its 1108th anniversary! The City Festival will be held from July 22 to July 24. The delegation from Valmiera City Municipality - executive director Jānis Baiks and vice-executive director Aigars Vītols will attend the events of the City Festival and will meet their colleagues there.
In July 16 the mayor of Halle (Westf.) (Germany) Anne Rodenbrock-Wesellmann and the mayor of Valmiera City Municipality Inesis Boķis signed the cooperation agreement between both cities.