Six women, including the deputy mayor, in the Turin government. Five men complete the team. Three members of the Democratic Party, 4 external, one each for the other lists of the coalition. It is the new council of new mayor of Turin Stefano Lo Russo presented today. “It is a junta that has extremely important potential within itself – says Lo Russo – and evident nationally relevant skills, and I believe it will be able to do good for the city”.
The new government team will meet for the first time on Thursday morning, after the signing of the proxies scheduled for Wednesday, when the inauguration and proclamation ceremony of the new civic administration is also scheduled. “It is the backbone of a reorganization of the municipal machinery that we will implement – says the mayor – to allow the city to make processes more efficient, especially those concerning the issues that are most important to citizens, maintenance, civic services and in general the relationship between citizens and the municipal administration, which in recent years has been inadequate and which we want to bring back as a model in Italy “. For Lo Russo it is “an important moment for Turin. We have the task of restarting the city, of reuniting a city that is broken up and unequal”.
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To support Lo Russo as deputy mayor and councilor for Personnel, Heritage, Procurement and Legality, there is Michela Favaro, one of the four external assessors who make up the Turin executive: 48 years old, with a degree in law, he is a corporate lawyer in multinational companies in the automotive sector such as Fpt industrial, which produces engines for the Iveco group. Always external councilor, another woman, Gabriella Nardelli, who have been assigned the financial statements and investee powers. Fifty years old, graduated in Economics and Management, she is a member of the Order of Chartered Accountants and Accounting Experts of Turin, and has signed the financial statements of Roma Capitale.
Instead, it will be Rosanna Purchia, from 2009 to 2020 at the helm of the Teatro di San Carlo in Naples as superintendent, and until today extraordinary commissioner of the Royal Theater of Turin, the new councilor, always external, for Culture. Concludes the shortlist of external assessors Paolo Mazzoleni, architect president of the Order of Architects of Milan, who has been entrusted with the powers of urban planning, private construction and large infrastructures
As for the councilors expressing the parties, three are those assigned to the Democratic Party, a party to which the mayor also belongs. Two of these are women. I am Chiara Foglietta, former city councilor in the past legislature, PhD in biomedical engineering, who will deal with Ecological and Digital Transition, Innovation, Mobility and Transport, and Gianna Pentenero, former regional councilor, who has been assigned the powers of work, productive activities, municipal police and metropolitan area. Finally, for the Democratic Party, there is Mimmo Carretta, metropolitan secretary of the party, for Sport, Major Events, Tourism and Relations with the City Council.
A Paolo Chiavarino, elected from the ranks of the civic list Lo Russo mayor, the powers of Commerce and Markets have been assigned. TO Jacopo Rosatelli for the Ecologist Left, Social Policies, Health, Home, Rights. For the Moderates councilor is Carlotta Salerno, former president of the District, who will have to deal with educational policies, young people, suburbs. Finally, a Francesco Tresso of Turin Tomorrow, the most voted councilor of the Sala Rossa, with a degree in engineering, the delegations were assigned to the care of the city, civil protection, civic services and decentralization.
At the end of the presentation, the appeal by Lo Russo: “We have enthusiasm, energy, ideas but also the awareness that the challenge ahead of us is complex. This is why I ask the Turinese to stay close to us, to help the administration. We will try to be the best possible administration, we will do our best, we will try to always be open to dialogue and confrontation, they say this first of all to the minorities who will play an important role but also to the many Turinese who have trusted us to those who ask to have a little patience if things do not work out immediately at better, but we will try and I believe that in the end we will also succeed “.
These are the names with the proxies:
Stefano Lo Russo, full professor of ordinary geology at the Politecnico: proxies a FEuropean waves and Pnrr (National Recovery and Resilience Plan), Cuniversity, Communication, Promotion of the city and international relations, Advocacy
Michela Favaro, lawyer, corporate lawyer in multinational automotive companies: deputy mayor with proxies a Personnel, Heritage, Legality and Procurement
Paolo Mazzoleni, current president of the Order of Architects of Milan: Urban planning, private construction and large infrastructures, urban furniture, public space
Gabriella Nardelli, an expert in financial statements, signed the one of Roma Capitale: Financial statements and investee companies
Rosanna Purchia, former commissioner of the Teatro Regio: Culture
Chiara Foglietta: Mobility and transport, Ecological and digital transition, Innovation, Cemetery services
Gianna Pentenero: Work, productive activities, municipal police, metropolitan and metromontana cities
Mimmo Carretta: Sport, Major events, Tourism and Relations with the City Council
Turin Councilor Tomorrow
Francesco Tresso: City Care, Civil Protection, Civic Services and Decentralization
councilor Civic list Lo Russo mayor
Paolo Chiavarino: Commerce and Markets
Carlotta Salerno: Educational policies, young people and suburbs
Councilor Left Ecologist
Jacopo Rosatelli: Social Policies, Health, Housing and Equal Opportunities.