Mayor of Moscow

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Mayor of the City of Moscow
Flag of Moscow.svg
Sergey Sobyanin 2010-10-15.jpg
Incumbent
Sergey Sobyanin

since October 21, 2010
Residence 13 Tverskaya Street, Moscow
Term length 5 years
Inaugural holder Gavriil Kharitonovich Popov
Formation 12 June, 1991
Website Office of the Mayor
File:На церемонии инаугурации мэра Москвы Сергея Собянина 3.jpg
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; it has jurisdiction over all Districts of Moscow City. The mayor appoints a large number of officials, including Directors who head city departments, and his or her deputy mayors.

List of heads of Moscow government

Governors-General of Moscow (1709-1917)

File:Governor-Generals house. Tverskaya 13.jpg
Moscow Governor General House in 1902, in Tverskaya Street.

Chairpersons of the Executive Committee (1917-1991)

Chairperson Took office Left office Party
1 Nogin VP.jpg Viktor Nogin
(Ви́ктор Ноги́н)
September 1917 November 1917 Communist Party
2 80px Mikhail Pokrovsky
(Михаи́л Покро́вский)
November 1917 March 1918 Communist Party
3 80px Pyotr Smidovich
(Пётр Смидович)
March 1918 October 1918 Communist Party
4 1918 Lev Kamenev.jpg Lev Kamenev
(Лев Ка́менев)
October 1918 16 January 1926 Communist Party
5 80px Konstantin Ukhanov
(Константин Уханов)
16 January 1926 1931 Communist Party
6 Bundesarchiv Bild 183-29921-0001, Bulganin, Nikolai Alexandrowitsch.jpg Nikolai Bulganin
(Никола́й Булга́нин)
1931 22 July 1937 Communist Party
7 80px Ivan Sidorov
(Иван Сидоров)
22 July 1937 3 November 1938 Communist Party
8 80px Aleksandr Yefremov
(Александр Ефремов)
3 November 1938 14 April 1939 Communist Party
9 80px Vasily Pronin
(Васи́лий Про́нин)
14 April 1939 7 December 1944 Communist Party
10 80px Georgi Popov
(Георгий Попов)
7 December 1944 18 January 1950 Communist Party
11 80px Mikhail Yasnov
(Михаил Яснов)
18 January 1950 2 February 1956 Communist Party
12 80px Nikolai Bobrovnikov
(Николай Бобровников)
2 February 1956 1961 Communist Party
13 80px Nikolai Dygai
(Николай Дыгай)
1961 1963 Communist Party
14 80px Vladimir Promyslov
(Владимир Промыслов)
1963 1986 Communist Party
15 80px Valery Saikin
(Валерий Сайкин)
1986 12 June 1991 Communist Party

Mayors of Moscow (1991-present)

Mayor Took office Left office Party
1 80px Gavriil Popov
(Гаврии́л Попо́в)
12 June 1991 6 June 1992 Democratic Russia
2 Yuri Luzhkov 2010 Moscow Unesco 02.jpg Yury Luzhkov
(Ю́рий Лужко́в)
6 June 1992 21 October 2010 Fatherland – All Russia
(prior to December 1, 2001)

United Russia
(since December 1, 2001)
3 Sergey Sobyanin 2010-10-15.jpg Sergey Sobyanin
(Серге́й Собя́нин)
21 October 2010 Incumbent United Russia

Last elections

See also

External links