Amsterdam-Centrum

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Template:Infobox settlement Amsterdam-Centrum is the inner-most deelgemeente, or submunicipality, within the Dutch capital of Amsterdam. Originally governed locally as the City of Amsterdam, it was reestablished in 2002 as a stadsdeel (similar to a borough in New York) of a Greater Amsterdam municipality. There are approximately 83,500 inhabitants living within the 8.04 square kilometer (2.93 square mile) stadsdeed, of which 0.22 km2is water.

Districts of the Centrum

  • de Oude Zijde
  • de Nieuwe Zijde
  • Nieuwmarkt
  • Grachtengordel
  • Westelijke Eilanden
  • Haarlemmerbuurt
  • de Jordaan
  • Plantage
  • Oostelijke Eilanden

Stadsdeel governing board

Dayly governing board

Since 2010 is Jeanine van Pinxteren (Groenlinks) the stadsdeel president. Between 2006 and 2010 was Els Iping (PvdA) stadsdeel president. She succeeded Anne Lize van der Stoel (VVD).

Stadsdeel council

The council was founded in 2002, with the deelgemeente. The number of council members was set at 27, but in 2006 it was raised with 2 till 29.

Deelraad seats
Party 2002 2006 2010
PvdA 7 7 5
VVD 7 6 6
Groenlinks 6 6 8
SP - 5 3
D66 3 2 7
AA/DG 2 2 -
Opheffen.nu - 1 -
CDA 1 - -
Mokum Mobiel 1 - -
Totaal 27 29 29

The underlined numbers form the coalition.

External links

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