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Julkaistu 12.06.2019

Most health centres open for the whole summer

The Hatanpää, Hervanta, Kaukajärvi, Linnainmaa, Orivesi, Tammelakeskus and Tipotie health centres as well as the outsourced health centres Mehiläinen Oma Lääkärisi Hervanta, City Centre and Tesoma are open for the whole summer.

Julkaistu 05.06.2019

Freedom of choice pilot in oral health care ends in Pirkanmaa on 15 September

The freedom of choice pilot in oral health care ends in Pirkanmaa in September. Customers participating in the pilot can use the services of the provider of their choice, such as have a dental check-up, until 15 September 2019. After that, they will automatically be transferred back to the oral heal

Julkaistu 31.05.2019

Open Doors Day 7 June: Out of Office at Sara Hildén Art museum

Out of Office, the Summer Exhibition of this, the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Sara Hildén Art Museum, has been compiled from works in the Sara Hildén Foundation’s collection. It features both Finnish and foreign paintings, drawings and sculptures, including some of the collection’s most

Julkaistu 31.05.2019

A survey about discrimination – Answer before 9th of June

The City of Tampere collects information about discrimination experienced by residents or otherwise encountered in the city. The information is used when updating the statutory equality plan. This survey seeks to establish an understanding of the kinds of discrimination people encounter in Tampere.

Julkaistu 15.05.2019

An international ideas competition in a magnificent Finnish lakeside city

An international ideas competition started off on 15 May 2019 in Viinikanlahti, a highly exciting area close to Tampere city centre. Competitors get to design a housing area of over 3,000 residents on the shores of Lake Pyhäjärvi, as well as a leisure time environment for the locals and tourists. Wi

Julkaistu 14.05.2019

Opening walk at the new Koukkujärvi lake nature trail in Vuores on 16 May

The duckboards around Koukkujärvi lake in Vuores are now complete. Duckboards were constructed in the wettest areas of the trail, and information signs that describe the area’s natural environment were installed along the trail. An opening nature trail walk will be organised on Thursday, 16 May 2019

Julkaistu 06.05.2019

Celebrate Europe Day on May 9 with international cultural experiences

In honor of Europe Day 2019, the city of Tampere is encouraging all city dwellers to experience international cultural events, explore new perspectives and influence Tampere’s and Tampere Region’s European Capital of Culture application process. On May 9, you can get inspired by the tales of a Germa

Julkaistu 29.04.2019

Your best summer starts at Tampere’s outdoor swimming pool

For the first time ever, the Tampere outdoor swimming pool will be opened for the whole summer season on 4 May at 10.00. A variety of different activities will be arranged to celebrate the opening and the admission fee is EUR 1 for everyone.

Julkaistu 11.04.2019

There is no need for a guardian to apply for a school transport subsidy

The City of Tampere will test a school transport decision system that makes proposals. There is no need for guardians to apply for the right for a child’s school transport; instead, the city automatically sends the decision on the granting of the subsidy. A software robot will check the right for sc

Julkaistu 05.04.2019

The regional master plan phase of the Tampere tramway to begin

The City of Tampere and the neighbouring municipalities and cities of Pirkkala, Kangasala and Ylöjärvi have launched a call for tenders on 29 March 2019 in order to procure the services of a planning consultant for the regional master plan of the tramway.

Julkaistu 20.03.2019

Screenings for intestinal cancer begin in Tampere and Orivesi in April

Screenings for intestinal cancer will begin in Tampere in April. The screenings are part of a nation-wide trial by the Finnish Cancer Registry. After Tampere, intestinal cancer screening trials will commence in five other municipalities or federations of municipalities.

Julkaistu 13.03.2019

Tampere wants more start-ups

The City of Tampere aims to increase the number of start-ups in the city and promote the growth and internationalisation of local businesses. By supporting start-ups, the city creates an internationally competitive and attractive operating environment for budding businesses.

Julkaistu 11.03.2019

Viinikanlahti 2030 - New Lakeside District in Tampere City Centre

In 2019–2020, Tampere, the most dynamic city in Finland, will provide an attractive competition task for creative urban and landscape planners from all around the world. The lakeside district of Viinikanlahti will extend the city centre towards the south. The location and the scenery are perfect for