<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html Mon, 15 Jun 2020 12:51:58 +0300 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[Tramway Art brings a landmark to Vuohenoja - the winner of the Vuohenoja Landscape Art Contest has been chosen]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/30062020_1.html A new Tramway artwork will be revealed in Tampere's Vuohenoja district next summer. The creator of the work was sought through an open international art competition of the Tramway Art project, for which 114 entries were received. The competition was won by the Swedish working group Brrum, consisting of Cecilia Lundbäck, Ulrika Karlsson and Veronica Skeppe. The artwork is funded by the A.R. Winter Memorial Foundation together with City of Tampere.

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Tue, 30 Jun 2020 09:57:26 +0300
<![CDATA[Finnish Rapid Tampere provides industrial collaboration for high tech companies]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/24062020_1.html The Rapid Tampere collaboration programme in Tampere, Finland, will open a new application round for high tech companies around the world in August. The first round in 2019 was a success with almost 350 applications from 48 different countries and created new collaboration between technology and industrial companies.

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Wed, 24 Jun 2020 11:12:18 +0300
<![CDATA[City health centres open all summer – Kämmenniemi the only exception]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/08062020_1.html The City of Tampere health centres will be open as usual all summer. The only exception is that the Kämmenniemi Health Centre will be closed from 29 June to 2 August 2020.

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Mon, 8 Jun 2020 13:03:51 +0300
<![CDATA[Sports venues re-opening on 1 June ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/03062020_3.html The indoor sports venues managed by the City of Tampere are re-opening from 1 June onwards. Furthermore, the previously ordered restrictions for the outdoor sports venues are being eased from the beginning of June onwards.

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Wed, 3 Jun 2020 09:12:41 +0300
<![CDATA[Indoor swimming pools and the outdoor swimming pool of the City of Tampere re-opening on 1 June]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/03062020_2.html The Tampere Swimming Centre, outdoor swimming pool and the Pyynikki indoor swimming pool are re-opening on 1 June.

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Wed, 3 Jun 2020 08:58:56 +0300
<![CDATA[Museum exhibitions opening on 2 June]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/03062020_1.html The museums of the City of Tampere that have been closed due to the coronavirus situation are re-opening in June.

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Wed, 3 Jun 2020 08:40:43 +0300
<![CDATA[Libraries to open on 1 June]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/29052020_1.html The branches of the Tampere City Library will open on 1 June, with the exception of Koukkuniemi Library. Self-service opening hours will not be used for now.

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Fri, 29 May 2020 17:48:12 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere Art Museum opens 2 June with two exhibitions]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/28052020_1.html Tampere Art Museum opens 2 June 2020 presenting two exhibitions. Covering two floors of the museum, the exhibition of Joseph Alanen (1885–1920) presents a wide selection of his works on Kalevala themes, but there are also depictions of folk life, religious subjects, prints and drawings. Tampere-based artist Ilkka Väätti (b. 1955) is known as a painter, graphic artist and builder of architectons. Ilkka Väätti’s exhibition Hommage presents his latest works from 2017-2020.

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Thu, 28 May 2020 12:34:48 +0300
<![CDATA[Upper secondary schools in Tampere to organise spring ceremonies remotely ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/15052020_1.html This spring, upper secondary schools in the City of Tampere will be organising their spring ceremonies over virtually. Upper secondary schools will have their own virtual spring ceremonies on Saturday 30 May at 10 a.m. Each upper secondary school will inform its own students more specifically about their own spring ceremony.

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Fri, 15 May 2020 16:35:33 +0300
<![CDATA[Preschool education and early childhood education will continue their operations in day care and school premises on 14 May 2020]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/13052020_1.html The early childhood education and preschool education of the City of Tampere will continue their operations in the day care and school premises from Thursday, 14 May 2020 in accordance with the Government’s policy.

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Wed, 13 May 2020 15:52:40 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere returns to contact teaching gradually from 14 May 2020]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/12052020_1.html In line with government policy, basic education in Tampere will return to contact teaching from Thursday 14 May 2020. Parties organising teaching in Tampere have planned staff and other arrangements so that contact teaching can be implemented in a controlled and safe manner.

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Tue, 12 May 2020 08:52:29 +0300
<![CDATA[Pick-up of reserved items starts in five libraries on 11 May 2020]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/11052020_1.html Tampere City Library units will open on 1 June. However, customers can pick up their reservations from the Main Library Metso as well as Sampola, Hervanta, Lielahti and Koilliskeskus libraries already starting from Monday 11 May.

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Mon, 11 May 2020 10:28:13 +0300
<![CDATA[Which names from the music industry would you like to see in the stars on the Walk of Fame Finland?]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/06052020_1.html Last autumn, the Walk of Fame Finland (Tähtikatu) was inaugurated in Tampere as a tribute to Finnish music, artists, music makers and producers. Now you have another chance to influence which names from the music industry you would like to see immortalised on the star plates on the Walk of Fame Finland. Suggestions for names to be immortalised on the star plates can be submitted online until 24 May 2020.

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Wed, 6 May 2020 09:57:06 +0300
<![CDATA[An animated video talking about the activities of the City of Tampere in 2019]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/05052020_1.html An animated video concerning the activities and finances of the City of Tampere in 2019 with English subtitles has been produced. The animation illustrates the most important successes of the year.

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Tue, 5 May 2020 10:31:21 +0300
<![CDATA[Changes to the Hervanta health centre’s contact channels on 4 May]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/30042020_1.html The Hervanta health centre is implementing a new operating model. Starting from Monday, 4 May 2020, the customers of the Hervanta health centre should contact their health centre directly instead of going through the health care counselling service. The health centre’s own multi-professional team responds to customers’ contacts.

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Thu, 30 Apr 2020 13:39:00 +0300
<![CDATA[Do you suspect you have the coronavirus infection? You can take the medical coronavirus symptom checker in the Omaolo online service also in English]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/27042020_1.html The English version of the coronavirus symptom checker has been published in the Omaolo online service. If you suspect you have the coronavirus infection, you can assess your need for treatment and get advice on how to stop the virus from spreading by filling in the symptom checker form. The online service is available 24/7.

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Mon, 27 Apr 2020 15:28:27 +0300
<![CDATA[Remote teaching continued until the end of spring in the City of Tampere’s upper secondary schools and Tredu]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/24042020_1.html The City of Tampere’s upper secondary schools and the Tampere Vocational College Tredu will continue remote teaching until the end of the spring semester, 30 May 2020. The city’s Vitality and Competitiveness Committee decided on the matter on 22 April 2020.

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Fri, 24 Apr 2020 11:58:27 +0300
<![CDATA[Sole entrepreneurs can apply for corona-related support in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/23042020_1.html The city of Tampere opened the digital service for applying corona-related support on Monday April, 20. Sole entrepreneurs can apply for support from the municipality in which their business has been registered. Applications will be accepted until 30 Sept. 2020.

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Thu, 23 Apr 2020 15:55:12 +0300
<![CDATA[Participatory budgeting starts in Tampere : You can now suggest how to promote the well-being of children and young people]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/17042020_2.html Tampere will begin trialling participatory budgeting on 15 April. During the trial, residents of Tampere will innovate, plan and decide how to use EUR 450,000 to promote the well-being of children and young people. Anyone can share their suggestions, regardless of their age and place of residence, at mun.tampere.fi. Ideas will be gathered from 15 April to 15 May 2020.

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Fri, 17 Apr 2020 16:36:17 +0300
<![CDATA[The Viinikanlahti international urban ideas competition in Tampere has ended]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/17042020_1.html The winner of the competition is the pseudonym Lakes & Roses. The jury praised its excellent overall approach to the urban and landscape architecture, and the clarity of the cityscape. The revealed author of the entry is Architecturestudio NOAN from Tampere, Finland.

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Fri, 17 Apr 2020 12:00:00 +0300
<![CDATA[New nonrecurring grant seeking solutions to help ward off loneliness]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/15042020_1.html The City of Tampere is currently challenging everyone to think about ways to ease the loneliness of Tampere citizens and promote a sense of community in these difficult times. The search is on for new, creative means to ward off loneliness now that ongoing coronavirus measures have limited social contact to a minimum. How best can we overcome this situation and build a sense of community and trust together?

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Wed, 15 Apr 2020 15:11:33 +0300
<![CDATA[Advice on Coronavirus also in Arabic, Persian and Russian by telephone]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/14042020_1.html The City of Tampere has opened a counselling line in Arabic, Persian and Russian. The residents of Tampere and Orivesi speaking Arabic, Persian and Russian can ask for advice in matter of medical care and to know how to act if you suspect having got Coronavirus infection.

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Tue, 14 Apr 2020 15:24:52 +0300
<![CDATA[Only patients requiring urgent dental treatment will be treated at the moment]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/06042020_2.html From 6 April 2020 onwards, the City of Tampere’s oral health care clinics in Tampere and Orivesi will only treat patients requiring urgent and on-call dental treatment in order to ensure the safety of patients and staff. Non-urgent treatment is disrupted for the duration of the coronavirus situation.

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Mon, 6 Apr 2020 14:03:43 +0300
<![CDATA[City of Tampere offers food aid to children in early childhood and basic education]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/06042020_1.html The Finnish government announced on March 30th that the safety precautions to restrict the coronavirus from spreading will continue until May 13th. City of Tampere services follow the guidelines set by the government, and distance learning will continue until May 13th. The City of Tampere is prepared to continue distance learning until the end of the academic year, if the situation so requires.

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Mon, 6 Apr 2020 12:44:03 +0300
<![CDATA[Companies and organisations can apply for an interest-free payment period from the City of Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/02042020_1.html The City of Tampere grants adjusted interest-free payment periods to companies and organisations to help them in financial difficulties caused by the coronavirus epidemic. Companies and organisations must request a payment period extension themselves.

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Thu, 2 Apr 2020 11:21:57 +0300