Update: 25/09/2022 00:42
Issued by: 25/09/2022, 00:38
Prague – In most statutory cities, the opposition movement ANO won this year’s municipal elections. Out of 13 regional cities, the movement of former Prime Minister Andrej Babiš has a certain victory in eight of them. In the remaining five regional cities, the governing parties succeeded. In Prague, the coalition Together for Prague (ODS, KDU-ČSL, TOP 09) won, in Brno the candidate Together – ODS and TOP 09, in Pilsen the coalition Together – ODS, KDU-ČSL, TOP 09 and in Liberec the coalition of Mayors for the Liberec Region (SLK ) with TOP 09 and KDU-ČSL. ODS won in České Budějovice. This follows from the data on the election server and ČTK calculations.
The ANO movement won in Hradec Králové, Jihlava, Karlovy Vary, Olomouc, Ostrava, Pardubice, Ústí nad Labem and Zlín.
In the municipal elections four years ago, ANO won in 11 regional towns. The Civic Democrats won in Prague and the SLK won in Liberec.
Of the other 14 statutory cities, i.e. those headed by the mayor, ANO won in the current elections in nine of them. In Mladá Boleslav, the movement ran with Election for Mladá Boleslav. In Frýdek-Místek, the Naše město FM group won. In Kladno, Election for Kladno defended its first place, in Most the ProMOST movement and in Třinec the candidate Osobnosti pro Třinec. ČSSD won again in Karviná.
Four years ago, ODS succeeded in three of these 14 statutory cities. She won then in Jablonec nad Nisou, Mladá Boleslav and Teplice. ČSSD won in Frýdek-Místek.