Warsaw City Council

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Warsaw City Council
Rada m.st. Warszawy
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Leadership
Chairman
Structure
Seats60
Warsaw City Council 2014 Composition.svg
Elections
Last election
2014
Next election
2018
Meeting place
Sala Warszawska Pałac Kultury i Nauki 2016.jpg
Palace of Culture and Science building

Warsaw City Council (Polish: Rada Miasta Warszawy) is a unicameral governing body of the city of Warsaw, the capital of Poland.

The council was first created following the location of Warsaw under the terms of the Magdeburg Law in the Middle Ages. The modern council is regulated by the Warsaw Act of 2002. It consists of 60 councilors elected in free elections for a four-year term. The current chairman of the council is Ewa Malinowska-Grupińska.

City Council 2014-2018[edit]

e • d  Summary of Warsaw election results, 2014
Warsaw City Council 2014 Composition.svg
Parties Seats
Civic Platform (Platforma Obywatelska, PO) 33
Law and Justice (Prawo i Sprawiedliwość, PiS) 24
Sojusz Lewicy Demokratycznej (SLD) 2
Independent 1
Total 60

City Council 2010-2014[edit]

e • d  Summary of Warsaw election results, 2010
Warsaw City Council 2010 Composition.svg
Parties Seats
Civic Platform (Platforma Obywatelska, PO) 33
Law and Justice (Prawo i Sprawiedliwość, PiS) 17
Sojusz Lewicy Demokratycznej (SLD) 10
Independent 0
Total 60

City Council 2006-2010[edit]

e • d  Summary of Warsaw election results, 2006
Warsaw City Council 2006 Composition.svg
Parties Seats
Civic Platform (Platforma Obywatelska, PO) 26
Law and Justice (Prawo i Sprawiedliwość, PiS) 21
Lewica (Lewica) 9
Independent 4
Total 60

See also[edit]