<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html Mon, 7 Mar 2022 19:48:54 +0200 Copyright City of Tampere webmaster@tampere.fi (Webmaster) City of Tampere https://www.tampere.fi/images/vaakuna.png 76 85 https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html <![CDATA[Tampere and Riga co-host the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/27052022_1.html Tampere has been chosen as the main venue for the men’s 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Tampere co-hosts the tournament with Riga, the capital of Latvia. International Ice Hockey Federation granted the hosting rights on Friday 27th of May. Both cities will host one group in preliminary round, and quarterfinals, but from semifinals onwards the games will be played in Tampere. The tournament will be played on May 12–28, 2023.

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Fri, 27 May 2022 13:37:04 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere's equality and non-discrimination plan is being updated – come to the residents' meetings and answer the questionnaire]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/25052022_1.html Tampere’s equality and non-discrimination plan is being updated during 2022. The work is beginning with a survey on the current state of equality and non-discrimination. All residents of Tampere can participate in the survey by attending the residents' meetings on 7 June or 9 June and by answering the residents' questionnaire, which is open from 6 to 26 June 2022.

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Wed, 25 May 2022 10:32:31 +0300
<![CDATA[Schools' event day and concert in the city centre on 25 May]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/23052022_1.html The schools of Tampere are in for a fun and relaxed day of events on Wednesday, 25 May 2022. In the morning, a light-hearted competition for lower secondary school teams will be organised and, in the afternoon on Laikunlava stage, there will be a school music competition concert aimed at all basic education grades.

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Mon, 23 May 2022 14:28:54 +0300
<![CDATA[Green roofs in Tampere – exploring the potential. What do you think?]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/17052022_2.html The municipality of Tampere and EU-H2020 UNaLab project team are conducting research on nature-based solutions for climate change adaptation. This questionnaire aims to assess the possibilities for the construction of green roofs in Tampere and, hence, is targeted to current and potential property owners in Tampere.

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Tue, 17 May 2022 14:42:59 +0300
<![CDATA[Fourth COVID-19 vaccination is now recommended also for persons aged 70 years and older who are not able to manage at home without aid]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/17052022_1.html The persons aged 70 and older who are in home care or informal care or cannot manage at home by themselves without aid due to their decreased ability to function will now be able to get a fourth COVID-19 vaccination in Tampere and Orivesi. Additionally, a fourth vaccination is recommended for persons aged 70 or older for whom assistance for being able to manage at home is already being considered, meaning that it would be assumed they would not be able to manage at home in case they become ill.

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Tue, 17 May 2022 08:35:44 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere’s iconic landmarks shine in Finland’s colors during 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/12052022_3.html Tampere lights up its iconic landmarks and sites in the colors of Finnish flag during the 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. The blue and white illuminations can be seen during the tournament on May 13–29.

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Thu, 12 May 2022 15:05:13 +0300
<![CDATA[2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship special traffic arrangements from 13 to 29 May]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/12052022_2.html The IIHF 2022 Ice Hockey World Championship Group B games and the final games will be played in Tampere at the Nokia Arena from 13 to 29 May 2022. Large audiences are expected to all events, and to be able to produce a safe event, special arrangements for motor vehicles in particular are needed both in the vicinity of the Arena as well as the Ratina and Kyttälä areas.

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Thu, 12 May 2022 12:19:23 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere’s hockey hype hits new heights at Ice Hockey World Championship]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/12052022_1.html City of Tampere waited for 57 years to land a leading role at IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship after hosting the games first time in 1965. Since then, Tampere has hosted tournaments in supporting roles, and developed into a city of world-class events, who stands tall on its mission to organize the best tournament of all time on May 13–29.

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Thu, 12 May 2022 09:53:05 +0300
<![CDATA[How to improve everyday safety? Now all Tampere residents can vote ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/11052022_1.html Voting in the participatory budgeting of the City of Tampere will take place between 9 and 22 May 2022. In the vote, the residents of Tampere will decide how everyday safety in different parts of the city will be improved. Every Tampere resident, regardless of their age, is eligible to vote. Residents can vote primarily on the mun.tampere.fi website, but also at a few polling stations around the city.

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Wed, 11 May 2022 11:21:37 +0300
<![CDATA[Home of Hockey celebrations will take place on Wednesday 11 May 2022 at Frenckell square]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/06052022_1.html The City of Tampere organizes Home of Hockey celebrations at Frenckell square on Wednesday 11 May 2022 from 5–6 pm as a kickoff for the 2022 Ice Hockey World Championship. The event will feature live music including Sani and Kalevauva featuring Waltteri Torikka, among others, and interviews with well-known hockey personalities. Finland’s ice hockey team will also go on stage to greet the crowd. The city welcomes everyone to celebrate the homecoming of ice hockey.

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Fri, 6 May 2022 15:23:16 +0300
<![CDATA[Which names from the music industry would you like to see on the star plates of the Walk of Fame Finland?]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/02052022_2.html The first international Walk of Fame for music in Finland was opened in Tampere in the autumn of 2019. New stars are added every year based on suggestions from the public. At the moment, the names of 22 big music stars are immortalised on the Walk of Fame. Now, it is time to suggest the recipients of stars for 2022.

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Mon, 2 May 2022 14:00:13 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere sets the bar in smart event security at Ice Hockey World Championship]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/05/02052022_1.html The City of Tampere co-hosts the men’s 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship on May 13-29, and Finland’s “Home of Hockey” welcomes the nation’s most loved sport back home with open arms.

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Mon, 2 May 2022 10:10:19 +0300
<![CDATA[Effects of the strike on the services of City of Tampere 3–9 May 2022 ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/04/29042022_1.html The trade unions JUKO, JHL and Jyty have submitted a strike warning for the period 3–9 May 2022. The strike took place on tuesdays 3 May, and it will have a wide impact on the services of the City of Tampere during the strike days 3–9 May. Information on these impacts will be compiled in this continuously updated notice.

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Fri, 29 Apr 2022 16:57:20 +0300
<![CDATA[The City of Tampere Among the 100 European Climate-neutral and Smart Cities]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/04/28042022_1.html The European Commission announced today the cities selected to the group of 100 Climate-neutral and Smart Cities by 2030 – the city of Tampere is among them.

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Thu, 28 Apr 2022 15:32:40 +0300
<![CDATA[Recruitment Events Provide Support to Ukrainian Job Seekers]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/04/25042022_1.html The City of Tampere and Pirkanmaa Employment and Economic Development Office (Pirkanmaa TE Services) have agreed on a series of recruitment events to be organized under International House Tampere collaboration. Three recruitment events will be produced to connect Ukrainian job seekers and Pirkanmaa employers. Honkalamedia Oy has been chosen as the producer of the event. The series of events bears the name Rekrytori Ukraina.

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Mon, 25 Apr 2022 10:18:06 +0300
<![CDATA[A New Project Explores Ways to Influence People's Everyday Mobility]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/04/19042022_1.html A new research project is looking for ways to improve sustainable mobility in everyday life with the Tampere.Finland application’s mobility carbon footprint calculator. The aim is to find out whether emphasizing health benefits can generate an increase in physical activity.

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Tue, 19 Apr 2022 13:24:19 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere bids to host UEFA Women’s Euro 2025 with Nordic cities]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/04/12042022_1.html The City of Tampere has joined other Nordic cities in a common bid to stage the UEFA Women’s European Championship 2025.

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Tue, 12 Apr 2022 10:13:00 +0300
<![CDATA[Effects of the strike on the services of City of Tampere 12–13 April 2022 ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/04/08042022_1.html Negotiation Organisation for Public Sector Professionals JUKO announces on its webpages that the strike will take place in Tampere on Tuesday 12 April 2022 and Wednesday 13 April 2022. The strike will largely impact the services of the City of Tampere. Information on these impacts will be compiled in this continuously updated notice.

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Fri, 8 Apr 2022 17:46:20 +0300
<![CDATA[Closures and service changes tested for the 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/04/04042022_1.html The 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Group B games as well as the final games will be played at the Tampere Deck Arena from 13 to 29 May 2022. Temporary traffic arrangements are partially in use at League play-offs starting on March 27, and other events at the Arena before the IIHF Ice hockey World Championship. Large audiences are expected to all events, and to be able to produce a safe event, special arrangements for motor vehicles are needed both in the vicinity of the Arena as well as Ratina and Kyttälä areas.

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Mon, 4 Apr 2022 10:55:38 +0300
<![CDATA[Hatanpää coronavirus vaccination unit to be closed on 8 April 2022 ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/04/01042022_1.html Vaccinations will be administered at the Hatanpää coronavirus vaccination unit every day until 8 April 2022. After that, the unit will be closed. Vaccinations for those aged 12 years and over will continue at health centres. Vaccinations for children aged 5–11 years will be moved to the child and youth clinic on Tipotie.

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Fri, 1 Apr 2022 13:00:17 +0300
<![CDATA[The City of Tampere’s efforts to develop sustainable mobility receive an award]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/03/30032022_2.html The City of Tampere won first prize in the SUMP Award competition for European cities. SUMP stands for Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning. The award was granted by the European Commission.

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Wed, 30 Mar 2022 15:21:31 +0300
<![CDATA[Finland’s largest cities coordinate necessary measures in response to the war in Ukraine]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/03/30032022_1.html Finland’s six largest cities have decided to step up their cooperation in their response to the local effects of the war in Ukraine. This increased cooperation will help the cities form a shared assessment of the situation and decide on key common principles. The enhanced cooperation also aims to improve communication with state-level administration.

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Wed, 30 Mar 2022 13:22:39 +0300
<![CDATA[Fourth round of COVID-19 vaccinations for those over 80 years of age begins]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/03/28032022_1.html In Tampere and Orivesi, the administration of fourth doses of COVID-19 vaccine to all persons over 80 years of age has begun in accordance with the recommendation of the National Institute for Health and Welfare. The fourth vaccine can be given when at least three months has passed since the third dose.

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Mon, 28 Mar 2022 17:10:23 +0300
<![CDATA[Impact of the strike on the services of City of Tampere 29.-30.3.2022 ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/03/25032022_1.html If no agreement can be reached in the municipal sector negotiations, Trade Union of Public and Welfare Sectors JHL and Trade Union Jyty will be on strike on Tuesday 29.3.2022 and Wednesday 30.3.2022. The trade unions have submitted a strike warning for Tampere, so if the strike takes place, it could have a wide impact on services of City of Tampere. The impact of a possible strike on city services is summarised in this same bulletin. Please check out this up-to-date summary.

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Fri, 25 Mar 2022 18:25:08 +0200
<![CDATA[Tampere schools are celebrating Week of diverse Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2022/03/21032022_1.html Openness, co-operation and equality are exhibited in many ways in schools and educational establishments in Tampere as they celebrate the theme week for diversity from 21.3. to 27.3.2022.

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Mon, 21 Mar 2022 12:35:50 +0200