City council

The city council decides on the tasks in its own sphere of activity in the city in so far as it has not transferred decision-making power to a committee through the main statutes and rules of procedure or in so far as the mayor is not responsible. The city council consists of 36 members and the Lord Mayor. The last municipal election was held on 25.05.2014. The term of office is 5 years. The Chairman of the City Council is Dr. Kay-Uwe Jagemann (SPD).

Distribution of seats in the city council:
SPD 10
The Left / B'90 / Greens 9
Bürgerliste für Mühlhausen 8
CDU 7
FDP 2