Mayor of Moscow

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Mayor of the City of Moscow
Flag of Moscow.svg
Sergey Sobyanin 5 June 2013.jpeg
Incumbent
Sergey Sobyanin

since 21 October 2010
Residence 13 Tverskaya Street, Moscow
Term length 5 years
Inaugural holder Gavriil Popov
Formation 12 June 1991
Website Office of the Mayor
Sobyanin in his inaugural ceremony, in the Residence of the Mayor of Moscow. October 2010

The Mayor of the City of Moscow is head of the executive branch of the political system in Moscow, the Government of Moscow, the mayor's office administers all city services, public property, police and fire protection, most public agencies, and enforces all city and state laws within Moscow.

The budget overseen by the mayor's office is the largest municipal budget in the Russian Federation.

The mayor's office is located in Tverskaya Street and has jurisdiction over all districts of the City of Moscow. The mayor appoints a large number of officials, including deputy mayors and directors (heads of city departments).

List of heads of Moscow government[edit]

Governors-General of Moscow (1709–1917)[edit]

Moscow Governor General House in 1902, in Tverskaya Street.

Chairpersons of the Executive Committee (1917–1991)[edit]

No. Portrait Name Term of Office Political Party
Took Office Left Office
1 Nogin VP.jpg Viktor Nogin September 1917 November 1917 Communist Party
2 Mikhail Pokrovsky November 1917 March 1918 Communist Party
3 No-nb bldsa 2c019.jpg Pyotr Smidovich March 1918 October 1918 Communist Party
4 1918 Lev Kamenev.jpg Lev Kamenev October 1918 16 January 1926 Communist Party
5 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Konstantin Ukhanov 16 January 1926 1931 Communist Party
6 Bundesarchiv Bild 183-29921-0001, Bulganin, Nikolai Alexandrowitsch.jpg Nikolai Bulganin 1931 22 July 1937 Communist Party
7 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Ivan Sidorov 22 July 1937 3 November 1938 Communist Party
8 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Aleksandr Yefremov 3 November 1938 14 April 1939 Communist Party
9 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Vasily Pronin 14 April 1939 7 December 1944 Communist Party
10 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Georgi Popov 7 December 1944 18 January 1950 Communist Party
11 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Mikhail Yasnov 18 January 1950 2 February 1956 Communist Party
12 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Nikolai Bobrovnikov 2 February 1956 1961 Communist Party
13 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Nikolai Dygai 1961 1963 Communist Party
14 Vladimir Fyodorovich Promyslov (1968).jpg Vladimir Promyslov 1963 1986 Communist Party
15 Coat of Arms of Moscow (Soviet).svg Valery Saikin 1986 12 June 1991 Communist Party

Mayors of Moscow (1991–present)[edit]

No. Portrait Name Term of Office Political Party
Took Office Left Office
1 RIAN archive 426698 Moscow Mayor Gavriil Popov speaking at a rally (cropped).jpg Gavriil Popov 12 June 1991 6 June 1992 Democratic Russia
2 Yuri Luzhkov 2010 Moscow Unesco 02.jpg Yury Luzhkov 6 June 1992 28 September 2010 Fatherland – All Russia
(prior to 1 December 2001)

United Russia
(since 1 December 2001)
2011-10 Wladimir Iossifowitsch Ressin 3235.jpg Vladimir Resin
Acting Mayor
28 September 2010 21 October 2010 United Russia
3 Sergey Sobyanin 2010-10-15.jpg Sergey Sobyanin 21 October 2010 Incumbent United Russia

Latest election[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]