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Renovation of chimney of the old Kangas paper mill kicked off

30.06.2021
The chimney of the old paper mill in Kangas neighbourhood was damaged and will be repaired during summer and autumn.

The work commenced on 16 June. According to the initial plan, the work will be finished at the end of October 2021. 

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Jyväskylän Kangas
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Kankaan asuinalue ilmasta kuvattuna

Kehä vihreä en

12.04.2021

On the map you will find parks, artworks and other sites located in the Green Loop area. The descriptions have been updated in both Finnish and English.

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Opaste, jossa kerrotaan tietoa Lutakonpuistosta
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IMPACT project

The capital of sport, Jyväskylä, is building an international co-operation network with Umeå and Tartu, as well as the regional sports clubs, with the aim of supporting young people's physical activity in the target areas. The project is funded by the European Union Erasmus+ Sport programme and coordinated by the City of Jyväskylä. The activities were started in January 2021.

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erasmus

Jyväskylä’s financial statements show a surplus of 16.4 million euro

06.04.2021
The good fiscal situation makes it possible to carry out planned investments and thus support growth.

The recently completed financial statements for the City of Jyväskylä for the year 2020 show a significantly better financial picture than previous

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economy
financial statement
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Mies nojailee Jyväskylä-kirjaimiin talvimaisemassa.

City of Jyväskylä celebrates its 184th birthday with remote events

24.03.2021
On 22 March 2021, the City of Jyväskylä celebrates its 184th birthday. The traditional events of the Jyväskylä Days will be held this year largely remotely due the coronavirus situation.

Jyväskylä was originally founded by an estate owner, Major Carl Christian Rosenbröijer.

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Jyväskylä Days

Jyväskylä continues to fight coronavirus with current restrictions – upper secondary schools continue in contact teaching after skiing holidays

09.03.2021
The number of coronavirus infections in Jyväskylä has remained moderate in recent weeks. In the current epidemic situation, no justification for further restrictions is seen.

The Emergency Management Team of the City of Jyväskylä reviewed the Government's recommendation on the additional restrictions.

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korona
koronavirus
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Kaksi naista maskit kasvoillaan ostoskeskuksessa.

City of Jyväskylä waiting for more detailed instructions on how to implement the coronavirus restrictions – decisions on possible distance education in upper secondary schools will be made on Friday 5 March

02.03.2021
In accordance with the Government's guidelines, the City of Jyväskylä is prepared to move to distance learning as of 8 March 2021.

In accordance with the Government's guidelines, upper secondary schools are proposed to be transferred to distance education for the period from 8

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corona
coronavirus
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Koronavilkku-sovellus älypuhelimen ruudulla

The Covid-19 situation calming down in Jyväskylä - Sports restrictions for under 18 years old will be released and libraries and museums will be opened to the public from 15 February 2021

12.02.2021
During this week a total of 47 coronavirus infections have been confirmed in Jyväskylä. Jyväskylä's incidence rate has also decreased. The need for hospital care has not increased significantly either. Approximately 80% of the origin of infections can be traced. Consequently, Jyväskylä has returned to the accelerating phase of the coronavirus.

The Emergency Management Team stated in its meeting today (12 February) that since the infection situation has calmed down, sports activities for u

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korona
koronavirus
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Hoitaja laittaa koronanäytettä putkiloon.

Jyväskylä is still in the spreading phase of the coronavirus epidemic, although the number of infections is decreasing

08.02.2021
Jyväskylä is still in the spreading phase of the coronavirus epidemic. Last week, 123 new infections were detected, compared with around 240 the week before. The two-week incidence rate of coronavirus infections in Jyväskylä was as much as 229.8 infections per 100,000 inhabitants. The need for hospital care in Jyväskylä has not started to grow significantly.

Last week, the disease was transmitted in following occasions:

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corona
coronavirus
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Maski on pöydällä

Pupils in grades 7-9 return to classroom learning and youth services facilities open again in Jyväskylä – other restrictions in force in accordance with the coronavirus spread phase

05.02.2021
Jyväskylä is still in the spreading phase of the coronavirus. A total of 87 new cases of coronavirus infection have been diagnosed between Monday and Friday this week. The two-week incidence rate is 186.2 infections per 100 000 inhabitants.

The need for hospital care has not increased much in Jyväskylä.

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korona
koronavirus
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Kaksi naista maskit kasvoillaan ostoskeskuksessa.

City of Jyväskylä coronavirus recommendations extended until 17 January 2021

18.12.2020
On 17 December The Regional State Administrative Agency for Western and Inland Finland issued an order that the number of participants in public events should be limited to 10 people as of 22 December. The order is valid until 17 January 2021. The order has an impact on the City of Jyväskylä's operations.

The performances of the Jyväskylä City Theatre and Jyväskylä Sinfonia are cancelled until 17 January 2021.

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corona
coronavirus
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Kaksi naista maskit kasvoillaan ostoskeskuksessa.

International Jyväskylä - Info Center in English

International Jyväskylä – Info Center is a multilingual service point, where one can get guidance and counseling on topics related to everyday living in 16 different languages.

International Jyväskylä – Info Center provides information on

foreigner
new
new resident
move
immigrant
jyvaskyla
services
integration
finland
information services
info
information
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Jalat ympyrässä kesällä nurmikolla.

Jyväskylä, the Capital of sport, to become the main driver of the European Erasmus+Sport cooperation

02.12.2020
The capital of sport, Jyväskylä, is building an international co-operation network with Umeå and Tartu, as well as the regional sports clubs, with the aim of supporting young people's physical activity in the target areas. The pilot project, funded by the European Union and coordinated by the City of Jyväskylä, will start in January 2021.

The project identifies best practices in the provision of sports and well-being services and exchanges experiences, especially from the perspective

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Sport
international
capital of sport
Eu
project
wellbeing
young
erasmus
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Poika ja mies liikkumassa Kangaslammen parkourpuistossa

City of Jyväskylä prohibits the public from attending match and competition events at its own venues until 21 December 2020, the performances of the Jyväskylä Sinfonia and the City theatre will be cancelled

02.12.2020
The ban is due to the worsening coronavirus situation and the decision issued yesterday by the Regional State Administrative Agency to limit the number of participants in public events.

The Regional State Administrative Agency of Western and Inner Finland prohibits indoor and outdoor public events and general meetings attended by m

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coronavirus
corona
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Koronanäyteputkilot pöydällä

The corona infection numbers in the City of Jyväskylä are still declining – yet 6 infections in the long-term care ward in Keljo

05.11.2020
During the week 44 27 infections were discovered, whereas during the week 43 55 infections were diagnosed and in the week 42 there were as many as 108 infections. Even though the infection numbers were declining, the emergency management team of the City of Jyväskylä were concerned about the fact that altogether 6 infections were discovered at the weekend in the long-term care ward in Keljo.

The City highlights that you only should visit the housing units of the aged people and services for disabled persons when you are completely healt

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corona
coronavirus
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Käsidesiä ja kasvomaskeja