Mayor of Yokohama Fumiko Hayashi
― For administration of sympathy and trust
We visited acquirement of knowledge about disaster prevention, reduce disaster damage and facility "Yokohama Disaster Risk Reduction Learning Center" to have you experience to citizen's all of you and performed exchange of opinions with on-site inspection and the staff. We renewed our facility from display type facility to experience-based facility in this April and achieved 100,000 visitors on December 1. We want to act to promote "the making of person who is strong in disaster, community development" still more to be able to come over to many citizens.
We attended at the 42nd designated city mayoral roundtable meeting and acted as chairperson as chairperson. At meeting, "designated city Conference of Mayors requests about improvement, improvement of staff of a school fixed number" decided nine requests in total. In addition, after meeting, we submitted "way of thinking for law revision that disaster relief was based on designated city" to Minister of State for Disaster Management Matsumoto with the Mayor of Okuyama Sendai.
Art, traditional culture, medical care, the welfare, sports held the presentation ceremony of "Yokohama culture prize" to commend people contributed to for development of culture of Motoichi for many years, and they were full of achievement of four prize winners. In addition, future achievement presented "Yokohama culture prize culture, art prize for encouragement" to prospective two people in field of culture, art.
We had approximately 450 citizen's all of you in Asahi public hall and performed Keynote Speech under the theme of "apply to charm and realization of city full of vitality".