Sør-Trøndelag County Municipality

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Sør-Trøndelag County Municipality
Sør-Trøndelag fylkeskommune
County
Coat of arms of Sør-Trøndelag County Municipality
Coat of arms
Location in Norway
Location in Norway
Country Norway
Administrative center Trondheim
Government
 • County mayor Tore O. Sandvik
ISO 3166 code NO-16
Revenue NOK 2,500 million
Employees 2,600
Schools 24
Pupils 10,000
Transit authority None
Website www.stfk.no

Sør-Trøndelag County Municipality (Norwegian: Sør-Trøndelag fylkeskommune) is the regional governing administration of Sør-Trøndelag, Norway. The main responsibilities of the county municipality includes the running of 25 upper secondary schools. It administrates the county roadways, public transport, dental care, culture and cultural heritage.

The county council has 37 members, and Chairman of the County Council is Tore O. Sandvik (Labour) while his deputy is Arne Braut (Centre Party). The county council is led by a coalition of the Labour Party, Centre Party and Socialist Left Party.

2007 election[edit]

Administrative head office in Trondheim

A total of 37 representatives were elected, distributed as follows:

Schools[edit]

Transport[edit]

Public transport is operated on public service obligation contracts from the county municipality via the transportation authority company AtB AS (meaning A to B) (web site), and operations are performed by Boreal Buss, Nettbuss, Tide Buss and TrønderBilene (buses), Boreal Bane (tram), and Fosen Trafikklag and Kystekspressen (passenger ferries). County road are operated by the Norwegian Public Roads Administration, though managed by the county municipality.