Candidates confirmed


The election committee met this evening (May 10, 2022) and decided on the election proposals received for the election of the district mayors for Jena South and Closewitz.

As candidates for Jena South were confirmed:

  • Patrice Voß, The Left
  • Stig Ludwig, SPD
  • Christina Prothmann, Alliance 90/The Greens
  • Brünnhild Egge, individual candidate

There is no candidate for the district of Closewitz. Here the voters may propose a person on the ballot paper who must live in the district.

There were no dissenting opinions on this in the committee, the election proposals received were confirmed.

Information on the upcoming election

The elections for the new district mayors in Jena South and Closewitz will take place on June 12, 2022. Starting on May 19, 2022, election notifications will be sent to eligible voters in the two districts. Postal votes can be requested from May 23, 2022. There will be a separate report on this.