How can you affect matters in your county? Vote in the county elections!
Already this October, you can decide who in your county makes decisions on employment actions, environmental matters, health and social services, land use, traffic planning, and agricultural development, among other matters.
Decisions related to your area which were previously made by regional offices of state or joint municipal authorities (ELY, Regional State Administrative Agencies, TE offices) will now be made directly by those selected for the job by you and the other residents in your area. Make a difference in your county’s future right from the start!
Make history – Vote in the county elections!
The video explains the county elections in a nutshell, in a way that’s easy to understand. Video can be watched in Finnish, Swedish or English.