|City of Suzano|
Downtown of Suzano
|Nickname(s): Cidade das Flores (City of Flowers)|
Location of Suzano
|Founded||April 2, 1949 |
|• Mayor||Paulo Tokuzumi (PSDB)|
|• Total||206 km2 (80 sq mi)|
|Elevation||749.43 m (2,458.76 ft)|
|• Density||1,304.74/km2 (3,379.3/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-3 (UTC-3)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-2 (UTC-2)|
|HDI (2000)||0,775 – medium|
Suzano has a large Japanese Brazilian population. It consists of a large downtown area surrounded by residential areas. There are three main roads that travel through the downtown section. One of them is a one-way street (northbound), and two are one-way streets (southbound). It was named after the engineer who built the train station.
Suzano is an important industrial center today, although it was originally agricultural.
A medium sized, average shopping mall, city hall, train station, frequent bus routes, and a number of tall office/residential buildings are features of this city.
In comparison with neighboring cities, Suzano has a quite few tall buildings. Most of the city's buildings were built in the 1990s.
Law and government
Suzano's City Hall is located in the Baruel Street in the downtown of the city.
Mayors of Suzano
- 1997-2000 - Estevam Galvão (PFL) 
- 2001-2004 - Estevam Galvão (PFL) 
- 2005-2008 - Marcelo Cândido (PT) 
- 2009-2012 - Marcelo Cândido(PT) 
- 2013-2016 - Paulo Tokuzumi (PSDB) 
Suzano is crossed by three highways:
- "Histórico de Suzano". Suzano City Hall. Retrieved 2008-07-17.
- "Suzano - SP. Síntese das Informações". IBGE. Retrieved 2008-07-15.
- "Estimativas - Contagem da População 2007". IBGE. Retrieved 2008-07-11.
- "S - Eleitos 96". TRE-SP.
- "Resultado Final - SUZANO". TRE-SP.
- "Resultado por município - Prefeito 1º Turno". TRE-SP.
- "Prefeitos eleitos no estado de São Paulo". TRE-SP.
- "Paulo Tokuzumi é eleito prefeito de Suzano com 34,47% dos votos". TV Diário.
- (Portuguese) Suzano City Hall Web site
|Poá and Ferraz de Vasconcelos||Mogi das Cruzes|
|Ribeirão Pires and Mauá||Bertioga|