Mayor of Moscow

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Mayor of the City of Moscow
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Flag of the Mayor
Sergey Sobyanin 5 June 2013.jpeg
Sergey Sobyanin

since October 21, 2010
Residence 13 Tverskaya Street, Moscow
Term length 5 years
Inaugural holder Gavriil Kharitonovich Popov
Formation 12 June, 1991
Website Office of the Mayor
Sobyanin in his inaugural ceremony, in the Residence of the Mayor of Moscow. October 2010

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.

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; it has jurisdiction over all Districts of Moscow City. The mayor appoints a large number of officials, including Directors who head city departments, and his or her deputy mayors.

List of heads of Moscow government[edit]

Governors-General of Moscow (1709-1917)[edit]

Moscow Governor General House in 1902, in Tverskaya Street.

Chairpersons of the Executive Committee (1917-1991)[edit]

Mayors of Moscow (1991-present)[edit]

Mayor Took office Left office Party
1 RIAN archive 426698 Moscow Mayor Gavriil Popov speaking at a rally.jpg Gavriil Popov 12 June 1991 6 June 1992 Democratic Russia
2 Yuri Luzhkov 2010 Moscow Unesco 02.jpg Yury Luzhkov 6 June 1992 21 October 2010 Fatherland – All Russia (prior December 1, 2001)

United Russia (since December 1, 2001)
3 Sergey Sobyanin 5 June 2013.jpeg Sergey Sobyanin 21 October 2010 Incumbent United Russia

Last elections[edit]

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