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MAUS sets to create metropolis

December 16, 2015 Katowice the City 0

The Metropolitan Association of Upper Silesia (MAUS) announced unanimously on Tuesday the willing to create a metropolis and consolidate the area. Members of the association made oneself acquainted with the status of works on the so called metropolitan act, which has been prepared by the Polish government.

Also a consulting team was appointed to analyze legal issues of the act and to prepare …

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One year of Katowice mayor

December 9, 2015 Katowice the City 0

Marcin Krupa, Katowice mayor, has summed up 365 days of his presidency. He focused on 10 tasks, which had been prepared and presented during his election campaign over a year ago. Now, the mayor adds two additional assignments – establishment of a metropolis and improvement of air quality.

Marcin Krupa promised last year to fulfill all the 10 tasks during …

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Katowice – part of the MAUS strategy

December 1, 2009 Katowice the City 0

The Metropolitan Association of Upper Silesia, established in June 2007, formed by 14 cities including Katowice and inhabited by 1,9 mln citizens, adopted last month a common development strategy for the cities comprising the union. All the document’s constitutions have to be realized until 2025. The main goals of union as a whole are to include: improvement in managing the agglomeration, strengthening its economic muscle and increased competitive standing of the constituent cities of the MAUS, and also the coordination of public relations and promoting the constituent cities.