Deputy Mayor Paavo Arhinmäki

Elected official decisionmakers

The Deputy Mayor for Culture and Leisure Paavo Arhinmäki's division consist of the following fields:

  • culture, including the cultural center, the city art museum HAM, the City Museum, the City Orchestra and the City library
  • youth
  • sports

The Deputy Mayor serves as the chairperson of the Culture and Leisure committee and is a member of the City Board.

Contact info

Telephone: 09 310 36030(Link starts a phone call)
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Address: Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13, P.O.Box 1, 00099 City of Helsinki

Curriculum Vitae – Paavo Arhinmäki (pdf)


Nina Hokkanen, tel. 09 310 36031(Link starts a phone call)

Special Counsel

Lotta Staffans, tel. 040 550 4946(Link starts a phone call), opens default mail program)

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Paavo Arhinmäki

Recent decisions

The City Council elects the Mayor and Deputy Mayors among the councillors for the duration of the electoral period.