On January 13, 2015, the foundation Tallinn Development and Training Centre organized the XIII Local Government Forum on the topic “Free public transportation is possible throughout Estonia” in Rakvere theatre. The forum was opened by the Mayor of Tallinn Edgar Savisaar. Appearances were made by the Deputy Mayor of Rakvere Romek Kosenkranius and the Deputy Mayor of Pärnu Rainer Miltop, the Municipality Mayor of Otepää Kalev Laul, Member of the Parliament Siret Kotka, Estonian Road Administration’s Head of Public Transportation Department Ingmar Roos, the Executive Director of Harju Public Transport Centre Vello Jõgisoo, Member of the Board of OG Elektra AS Gea Gross and the Chairman of the Board of Tallinna Linnatranspordi AS Enno Tamm. The Mayor of Avesta (Sweden) Lars Isaksson and the Mayor of Zabki (Poland) Robert Perkowski presented their experiences and achievements with free public transportation in their cities.
The forum was moderated by the head of the representation of Tallinn in the European Union Allan Alaküla.
Nearly 200 guests attended the forum.
Please find presentations of the conference HERE
Photos you can find HERE