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The Mayor of the City of Moscow is head of the executive branch of the political system in Moscow, the Government of Moscow. The mayor's office administers all city services, public property, police and fire protection, most public agencies, and enforces all city and state laws within Moscow.

Mayor of the City of Moscow
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Sergey Sobyanin official portrait.jpg
Incumbent
Sergey Sobyanin

since 21 October 2010
StyleHis Excellency Mr. Mayor
Residence13 Tverskaya Street, Moscow
SeatMoscow City House
AppointerPopular votes
Term length5 years
Inaugural holderGavriil Popov
Formation12 June 1991
Salary$ 200,000
WebsiteOffice of the Mayor
Sobyanin in his inaugural ceremony, in the Residence of the Mayor of Moscow. October 2010

The budget overseen by the mayor's office is the largest municipal budget in the Russian Federation.

The mayor's office is located in Tverskaya Street and has jurisdiction over all districts of the City of Moscow. The mayor appoints deputy mayors, directors (heads of city departments) and other officials.

The Government of Moscow's budget is the largest municipal budget in Russia.

List of heads of Moscow governmentEdit

Governors-General of Moscow (1709–1917)Edit

 
Moscow Governor General House in 1902, in Tverskaya Street.

Chairpersons of the Executive Committee (1917–1991)Edit

No. Portrait Name Term of Office Political Party
Took Office Left Office
1   Viktor Nogin September 1917 November 1917 Communist Party
2 Mikhail Pokrovsky November 1917 March 1918 Communist Party
3   Pyotr Smidovich March 1918 October 1918 Communist Party
4   Lev Kamenev October 1918 16 January 1926 Communist Party
5   Konstantin Ukhanov 16 January 1926 1931 Communist Party
6   Nikolai Bulganin 1931 22 July 1937 Communist Party
7   Ivan Sidorov 22 July 1937 3 November 1938 Communist Party
8   Aleksandr Yefremov 3 November 1938 14 April 1939 Communist Party
9   Vasily Pronin 14 April 1939 7 December 1944 Communist Party
10   Georgi Popov 7 December 1944 18 January 1950 Communist Party
11   Mikhail Yasnov 18 January 1950 2 February 1956 Communist Party
12   Nikolai Bobrovnikov 2 February 1956 1961 Communist Party
13   Nikolai Dygai 1961 1963 Communist Party
14   Vladimir Promyslov 1963 1986 Communist Party
15   Valery Saikin 1986 12 June 1991 Communist Party

Mayors of Moscow (1991–present)Edit

No. Portrait Name Term of Office Political Party
Took Office Left Office
1   Gavriil Popov 12 June 1991 6 June 1992 Democratic Russia
2   Yury Luzhkov 6 June 1992 28 September 2010 Fatherland – All Russia
(prior to 1 December 2001)

United Russia
(since 1 December 2001)
  Vladimir Resin
Acting Mayor
28 September 2010 21 October 2010 United Russia
3   Sergey Sobyanin 21 October 2010 Incumbent United Russia

Latest electionEdit

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