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City council elections. Of Saresolis. The City council and the majority. The majority of the city council divides canditates into comittees. The majority shall pronounce the major of the city. The city council shall contain 31 members. Jón gnarr – comedian and the major of Reykjavík.

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The city council and the majority
The City council and the majority

  • The majority of the city council divides canditates into comittees.

  • The majority shall pronounce the major of the city.

  • The city council shall contain 31 members

Jón gnarr – comedian and the major of Reykjavík.

Reykjavík’s City Hall

What rights does the voter have
What rights does the voter have?

  • The right to vote.

  • The right to have numerous options on who to vote for.

  • The right to leave the ballot empty.

Power distribution map
Power distribution map

  • Authority


    City council



    Employment - social - sports and leisure - Culture and travel - Education and environmental committees.



of the city

Committees of saresolis
Committees of Saresolis

  • When building a political plan you must think about avoiding corruption. By that we mean that nobody can bypass laws.

  • The City Coincil decides

    who will be in the

    committees that

    control certain city

    related issues.

Iceland’s parliament - Alþingi

Employment committee
Employment committee

  • The Employment committee is a committee for employment advices. They help the city council deal with employment related tasks.

  • The main goal should be to minimize the unemployment rate in the city.

Social committee
Social committee

The Social committee is responsible for any tasks ranging from:

  • equal rights

  • housing

  • senior citizens

  • child protection tee.

    The committee manages day care in homes, any implementations ofthe child protection laws and laws about the disabled and seniors issues.

    It also takes care of the homes for the elderly’s and manages related issues.

Sports and leisure committee
Sports- and leisure committee

  • The Sports- and leisure committee is the committe that controls public places such as swimmingpools, footballclubs, community centers etc. And sets rules and requirements for sports or leisure related jobs.

Culture and travel committee
Culture- and travel committee

  • The Culture- and travel committee gives advices to any cultural or travel related tasks.

  • The committee assists the promotion and running of the city’s hostels and turist business.

  • It also takes care of information flow and market promotions.

Education and school committee
Education- and school committee

  • The Education- and school committee sets all school and education rules. Such as curriculum, minimum time of teaching for each student, etc.

  • Also manages daycare, elemantary schools, kindagarden and colleges.

Collage of Iceland

Environmental committee
Environmental committee

  • The Environmental committee solves legitimate projects environmentally related.

  • For example: Recycling trash

  • We will discuss environmental laws later on.

The committees
The committees

  • With theese committees we would be able collectively to organize and run a city.

  • Each committee takes care of determined subjects.

  • Relying on the leadership of the city counsil.