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Composition of the Municipal Council

The Municipal Council holds the executive power in the town of Fribourg. Headed by the “Syndic” (equivalent to Mayor or President), the Municipal Council is composed of five members who are elected every five years using a proportional representation system. Each Municipal Councillor is responsible for a directorate comprising several departments and the related commissions.

 

2016-2021 legislative period

 

Thierry Steiert
Syndic (Mayor), PS  

 

Directorates of general administration and information technology

 

 

Antoinette de Weck
Vice-Syndic (Deputy Major), PLR

Directorates of schools, social affairs and civic community affairs

 

Andrea Burgener Woeffray
PS 

 

Directorates of civil engineering

 

Pierre-Olivier Nobs
Centre gauche – PCS 

 

Directorates of local police, mobility and sports

 

Laurent Dietrich 
PDC

 


Directorates of finance and cultural services