Mayor of Yokohama Fumiko Hayashi
― For administration of sympathy and trust
We participated in the 23rd summer DEAFLYMPICS tournament held in Republic of Turkey Samsung and presented "Yokohama-shi sports honor Prize" for player related to Yokohama who won a prize by the third place. Prize winner was Hiroshi Saegusa Motoi (gold medal), Kanako Takizawa (bronze medal), three players of Kumi Hayase (bronze medal) and we represented Motoichi and celebrated all of you who gave citizen dream and hope by wonderful achievement.
We participated in successive East Asia culture cities, "East Asia culture city summits" that 19 cities in total gathered in cathedral including ASEAN culture city held in Kyoto. Yokohama-shi acted as the first East Asia culture city with Quanzhou City of China, Gwangju Metropolitan City, Korea in 2014. We gave a presentation on culture art city measure that we worked on as holding city toward participant from inside and outside the country.
To a large number of citizen's all of you and staff who had you gather, we conveyed determination some other time on reelecting the third as the Mayor of Yokohama saying "we try hard for happiness of citizens, future sustained growth.".