The votes for the Chur city council elections
All candidates for the Chur City Council were elected in the first ballot. Will take a seat on the three-person committee Sandra Maissen (CVP). Beside her was Urs Marti (FDP) Confirmed in office with 7372 votes and also re-elected as city president. In an interview with Radio Südostschweiz, he was visibly pleased with the result: “It’s great feedback from the population and a great day for me. I am overjoyed with the result. ”
With the re-election, Marti starts his last legislature. He would like to bring the city further in the next four years, as he says: “Keep investments high, but keep finances healthy.” The election result shows that the path taken by the city council is the right one.
City council was also re-elected Patrik Degiacomi (SP). This with 6045 votes. “I am very relieved and happy,” he told Radio Südostschweiz. You never know what it will look like in the end and now he has to prove himself again. “I will now primarily work to ensure that we finally get a few projects off the ground,” he continued, and mentioned the modernization of school rooms, indoor sports and the renovation of cultural spaces.
She was overjoyed after her election the new Chur city councilor Sandra Maissen. “We were able to convince the people of Chur,” she said in the interview.
Anita Mazzetta (Freie Green Lists) achieved the absolute majority, but missed the election to the Chur city council. “If the result is so close, it is of course bitter. But that’s democracy, I had to reckon with it, “said 57-year-old Mazzetta in an interview with Radio Südostschweiz. «The civil solidarity for Sandra Maissen was a great challenge for me. The election campaign with two women didn’t make things any easier either. And in the end I missed the final mobilization because I was in the hospital twice during the hot phase of the election campaign, ”said Mazzetta.
Had no chance of voting Mario Cortesi (SVP). “You are disappointed when you are wrong,” said the 60-year-old Cortesi. “The SVP always knew that it would be difficult to get a seat on the Chur city council.” Cortesi was disappointed about the lack of support from other parties and from Mayor Urs Marti, who had sided with Sandra Maissen.