Fields of responsibility among the members of Tallinn City Government

Mayor Mihhail Kõlvart:
coordinates the responsibility areas of Tallinn City Office, Tallinn City Archives, Tallinn Vital Statistics Department and city districts, and addresses topics within their sphere of administration;

performs other functions as follows: general administration, strategic planning of urban development, communicating with state institutions and the City Council, coordinating cooperation with local government organisations and other local government entities, representing the city and the City Government domestically and abroad.

Deputy Mayor Andrei Novikov:
coordinates the responsibility areas of Tallinn Urban Planning Department and Tallinn Transport Department, and addresses topics within their sphere of administration.

Deputy Mayor Kalle Klandorf:
coordinates the responsibility areas of Tallinn Environment & Municipal Engineering Services Department (to be formed by merging Tallinn Municipal Engineering Services Department with Tallinn Environment Department) and Tallinn Municipal Police Department, and addresses topics within their sphere of administration;

performs other functions as follows: cooperating with force structures (Defence Forces, Defence League, Police and Border Guard Board, Rescue Board), managing operations on city territory related to adverse weather conditions, managing crime prevention, communicating with the Association of Municipalities of Harju County.

Deputy Mayor Vadim Belobrovtsev:
coordinates the responsibility areas of Tallinn Education Department, Tallinn Culture Department and Tallinn Sports and Youth Department, and addresses topics within their sphere of administration;

performs other functions as follows: addressing matters  related to ethnic relations and integration policy, inclusion, and cooperation development.

Deputy Mayor Betina Beškina:
coordinates the responsibility areas of Tallinn Social Welfare and Healthcare Department, and addresses topics within its sphere of administration.

Deputy Mayor Eha Võrk:
coordinates the responsibility areas of Tallinn City Property Department, and addresses topics within its sphere of administration.

Deputy Mayor Aivar Riisalu:
coordinates the responsibility areas of Tallinn Business Development Department, and addresses topics within its sphere of administration;

performs other functions as follows: addressing matters related to smart city and innovation development, and Tallinn's trademarks and symbols.

 

In the Mayor’s absence he will be substituted by Deputy Mayor Kalle Klandorf unless otherwise arranged by the Mayor. If the Member of City Government appointed as substitute is absent too or no substitute has been appointed, the Mayor will be substituted by the eldest Member of City Government present.

 

 

Substitution arrangements for Deputy Mayors:

Andrei Novikov will be substituted by Kalle Klandorf or, in the latter's absence, by Aivar Riisalu;
Kalle Klandorf will be substituted by Andrei Noviko or, in the latter's absence, by Eha Võrk;
Vadim Belobrovtsev will be substituted by Betina Beškina or, in the latter's absence, by Andrei Novikov;
Betina Beškina will be substituted by Vadim Belobrovtsev or, in the latter's absence, by Aivar Riisalu;
Eha Võrk will be substituted by Aivar Riisalu or, in the latter's absence, by Kalle Klandorf;
Aivar Riisalu will be substituted by Eha Võrk or, in the latter's absence, by Andrei Novikov.

 

If a matter within the sphere of administration or responsibility area of a City Government Member additionally concerns the sphere of administration of another City Government Member, the former Member will coordinate the matter with the latter Member. Failing an agreement, the matter will be referred to the City Government for resolution.

 

Approved by Mayoral Directive No. LSB-28/4 of 29 April 2019.

Last updated: 06.05.2019