Presentation on theme: "Raasiku Municipality - Introduction Address: Tallinna mnt 24 Aruküla 75201 Raasiku vald Harjumaa Phone: +372 60 70 348 Fax: +372 60 70 590"— Presentation transcript:
Raasiku Municipality - Introduction Address: Tallinna mnt 24 Aruküla Raasiku vald Harjumaa Phone: Fax:
About us Raasiku Municipality is located in Harju County 15 km from Estonian capital Tallinn The total area is 158 sq. km We have around 4700 inhabitants
About us (2) The parish is surrounded by Jõelähtme in the North, by Anija in the east, by Kose in the south and by Rae parish in the west The first records about Raasiku Municipality made in the Danish assessment register Liber Census Dania date back to Raasiku Municipality was re-established on 12 March 1992.
Villages We have 13 villages and the main ones are Aruküla (1987 inhabitants) and Raasiku (1304 inhabitants)
Schools We have 3 schools: Aruküla Primary School – 240 pupils Raasiku Primary School – 138 pupils Pikavere Kindergarden/Primary School- 51 pupils Kindergartens We have 2: Aruküla Kindergarten – 167 children Raasiku Kindergarten – 52 children
Culture (1) We have one Music School in Aruküla 5 libraries in Aruküla, Raasiku, Pikavere, Kiviloo and Peningi 2 Culture centers with many possibilities to see theatre plays, concerts; make handcraft; dance national dances etc.
Culture (2) Being involved in culture and hobby activities has kept people in touch with the past. In the parish there have been continuously practicing choirs, drama and folk- dancegroups. The best of them have always participated in the country-wide song and dance festivals.
Budget Year’s 2012 budget 3,885 mEUR - Main revenue: personal income tax 65% - Main expenditure: education 61,5% Loan euro until year 2018
Opportunities for Co-operation Co-operation and co-projects between schools and kindergartens; exchange of teachers Sports – participating in competitions Improvement of voluntary rescue services Holding and management on municipality’s property …
Opportunities for investments Services: gas station Real estate development: industrial or technology park, private housing area, PPP: municipality-owned roads; buildings, where public services will be offered Forestry agriculture
Some pictures of Raasiku Municipality
Raasiku Municipality Center and Cultural Center in Aruküla
Aruküla manor. The Music School is located here
Aruküla Basic School- renovated on 2010
Raasiku Basic School
Pikavere manor – The primary school/kindergarden is located here
I hope you got a quick overview about Raasiku Municipality and you liked this small piece of Estonia. If you have some further questions then I would be happy to answer them. We are wishing you all the best and hopefully we will have an efficient cooperation in the future! Best wishes, Raasiku Municipality