According to the data of the Population Register Service under the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania, the number of residents in the Vilnius District Municipality is increasing every year since 2008. In 2017, 254 new residents declared their place of residence in Vilnius district. According to the data from the beginning of January 2018, about 103 thousand people live in the district of Vilnius.
One of the main Vilnius district characteristics is business traction, as it attracts potential investors. The number of registered and operating economic entities in Vilnius district municipality is growing every year since 2004. Meanwhile, the number of operating economic entities in Vilnius County decreased in 2018.
The delegation of Vilnius district municipality visited the city of Volozhin in the Belarusian Republic
At the beginning of this week, on October 17, representatives from Vilnius district municipality government and administration visited the city of Volozhin (Republic of Belarus), where they discussed with the local authorities the prospect of implementation of the joint project concerning the Vilnius district Rudamina and the town of Volozhin. The market reconstruction, which is expected, will stimulate the successful development of farmers and small businesses.
Vilnius District Municipality Mayor Marija Rekst, administration director Liucina Kotlovska and administration’s staff members met with the initiators of the project of planned health centre in Nemenčinė on June 21.
On Friday, June 2, Lithuania's Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis visited Vilnius district, where during the meeting with the heads of the Vilnius District Municipality discussed the district‘s prospects and the main issues, visited kindergarteners, took interest in social affairs and the entrepreneurship environment.
Vilnius District Municipality taking care of its workers' safety and well-being, probably one of the first municipalities in Lithuania, decided to insure against accidents Vilnius district elderships specialists who work with social risk families and specialists from the Department of Child Protection.
In February, during the Council meeting one of the most significant decisions of 2017 was made – approval of the municipality's annual budget. The growing economic prosperity and efficient use of resources allowed to plan by a 6 million higher budget than last year.
In Vilnius District Municipality, Vilnius Territorial Labour Exchange held a presentation about implemented local employment initiatives projects, which reviewed the results of successfully completed projects in 2016.
For many years, all over Lithuania people call alarm bells and emphasize depopulation problem. The Population Register Service under the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania says that the tendency of depopulation bypasses the Vilnius District Municipality.
On February 7, 2017, Vilnius district municipality council discussed the issue of the appointment of the new deputy mayor. Summing up the results of a secret ballot, the new vice-mayor has chosen to be Teresa Demeško.