Politics & Management24.03.2014

Prof. Dr. José del R. Millán receives Bertha-und-Carl-Benz-Preis

OB Dr. Peter Kurz und Prof. Dr. José del R. Millán
OB Dr. Peter Kurz und Prof. Dr. José del R. Millán

The City of Mannheim’s Bertha-und-Carl-Benz Preis 2013 was presented to Prof. Dr. José del R. Millán on Sunday, 16 March. In bestowing the Bertha-und-Carl-Benz-Preis, the City of Mannheim recognizes individuals or organisations who have served in the field of improving mobility – especially in making mobility easier, more social or more environmentally sound. “The prize follows the tradition of Bertha and Carl Benz’ entrepreneurial courage and of the implementation of their invention into our society”, Dr. Peter Kurz stated.

Politics & Management13.01.2014

Biennial Budget 2014/2015 Approved

1,2 Milliarden Euro beträgt das Haushaltsvolumen der Stadt Mannheim pro Jahr
1,2 Milliarden Euro beträgt das Haushaltsvolumen der Stadt Mannheim pro Jahr

The Regional Council in Karlsruhe has approved the City of Mannheim’s biennial budget 2014/2015. Nicolette Kressl, district president, confirmed the legality of the budget statutes adopted by the municipal council in December without imposing any restrictions.

Politics & Management09.01.2014

The Future Lies in Creative Cities

Oberbürgermeister Dr. Peter Kurz bei seiner Neujahrsansprache.
Oberbürgermeister Dr. Peter Kurz bei seiner Neujahrsansprache.

The sustainability of a city is driven by its creativity. And there’s an abundance of it in Mannheim. This was powerfully demonstrated at the 2014 New Year’s reception, dedicated to the theme “creative city”.

Politics & Management16.12.2013

Biennial Budget 2014/2015 Adopted

Die Etatberatungen im Gemeinderat
Die Etatberatungen im Gemeinderat

271 applications were processed by Mannheim’s municipal council. The negotiations went on for two days. Then the biennal budget 2014/2015 was adopted. CDU, SPD, the green party Grüne, representative for the left-wing party Linke and City Councilor Gudrun Kuch all voted in favour of the budget. FDP and the politically independent local party Mannheimer Liste / Freie Wähler voted against it.

Tourism, Leisure & Events25.11.2013

Christmas Shopping Made Easy in Mannheim

Die 'Väter' des Park&Ride in der Weihnachtszeit
Die 'Väter' des Park&Ride in der Weihnachtszeit

Mannheim’s city center is especially attractive at Christmas time. Visitors from the whole region are pulled in by a unique mixture of nationwide chain stores and unmistakeable independent retail traders. They are enticed by various Christmas markets, tastefully arranged shop windows and atmospheric Christmas street lights.

Culture19.07.2012

Jury Awards Three Identical Prizes for the New “Kunsthalle”

Blick auf den Mitzlaff-Bau der Kunsthalle
Blick auf den Mitzlaff-Bau der Kunsthalle

The future of “Kunsthalle Mannheim” is about to begin! Today, the 15-member panel of judges chaired by Prof. Jörg Friedrich (Hamburg) has awarded three 50 000 Euro prizes in its international competition for the construction of new premises for the “Kunsthalle Mannheim”. It acknowledged five further designs with 12 000 Euro rewards.

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