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With Jelgava in our heart we will celebrate the city's 755th anniversary

13.05.2020
This year, the city of Jelgava celebrates its 755th anniversary. In the month of the city festival in May, Jelgava residents, guests, as well as close and distant friends are invited to celebrate the holiday at home with their family with Jelgava in their hearts. Everyone with the motto "Mēs esam Jelgava" (We are Jelgava) is invited to engage in creative activities, feel a sense of community... Read more

Support during an emergency

20.04.2020
Solutions have been found to provide assistance to the inhabitants affected during the emergency, both in the country and in the city of Jelgava. Read more

Holiday activities canceled; cultural events postponed

16.03.2020
Due to the rapid spread of the coronavirus Covid 19 in Europe and the declaration of emergency situation, public measures have been cancelled in Latvia, including in Jelgava, from March 13. Cultural and leisure events have been canceled, as well as the reunion of Jelgava High School No. 4 planned on March 14. As far as possible, this and other measures will be rescheduled after the end of the... Read more

Latvian government announces widespread measures to contain COVID-19

16.03.2020
The government has decided to extend the precautionary and security measures during the emergency situation in order to prevent more effectively the spread of COVID-19 in Latvia. The restrictions will affect the work of educational establishments, public assembly, movement outside the state borders and other areas. Read more