Marzahn-Hellersdorf has a new councillor. The district Council Nadja Zivkovic of the CDU chose now, with 40 out of 49 votes for the successor of John Martin, who resigned after two years for family reasons. Five Prescribed voted against, four abstained. The 40-year-old lawyer, is in charge of the economy, roads and green areas. The district office is also female: Now three out of five members are women.
The Expansion of roads and cycle paths and the reduction of the Investment backlog of recent years, Zivkovic said in her candidate's speech to be a Central concern. In the Eastern district, there are also many unpaved roads. "We need a solid covering on all of the streets," she said.
For the future ability of the district to be, in particular, two projects of importance, such as Zivkovic stressed that the construction of the Tangential connection East (TVO), which will connect the Spindler fields street in Köpenick with the märkische Allee in Berlin-Marzahn, and in the Northern extension of the märkische Allee to reach the bypass to Ahrensfelde to Berlin's Ring better.
the goal is to transport from the residential areas and to create the necessary transport links for the economy. The 40-year-old district anniversary in the coming year, the new councillor is hoping for a "second charm offensive" according to the International garden exhibition (IGA) in 2017, "the image of change, to further advance".
Zivkovic comes from Dresden ("This stain I can't remove.") and lives for twelve years in Berlin, where she works as a lawyer with emphasis on criminal tax law has worked. After a second degree in communication science, they acted according to their data, but more in public Relations. In Marzahn-Hellersdorf, she has built up since 2012 as project Manager for the network of health economy. The CDU belongs to Zivkovic since 2013. With the location in the district office enters you for the first time in the political Arena.The New in Marzahn.Photo: private
Martin is head of the constituency office of Mario Czaja
her predecessor, already has a new Job: Starting in January Martin is head of the constituency office of the CDU deputies Mario Czaja in Mahlsdorf, as this told the daily mirror after the election. For the 31-Year-old, the familiar Terrain is that Martin had already from 2011 to 2016 Czajas personal assistant, as in the red-black coalition, as Senator for health and social Affairs acted.
read more from Marzahn-Heller village. The district newsletter from the daily mirror written by Ingo Salmen - you can order free of charge at www.tagesspiegel.de/leute
More reading from the districts
As Berlin's city councilors across party lines to work: two years Ago, only a new Senate is not started. Also in the districts, some things changed. We present five councilmen and their work.
"And then we were on the road": A kitchen fire in a Biesdorfer high-rise a year ago had a dramatic impact. All the residents lost their homes. How does it look today?More about
districts such As Berlin's city councilors across party linesJudith Langowski Ingo Salmen Robert Klages Gerd Appenzeller
- The Senator for environment, transport and climate protection, Regine Günther, work, it has forfeited in recent times with some people. Also in Marzahn-Hellersdorf.