Seoul New Hope, New Start
The Council strives for a happier tomorrow for Seoulites.
“Ensuring Citizens’ Happiness” is the most honorable obligation
of the Council.
Dear fellow citizens, as Chairman of the Seoul Metropolitan Council, I am immensely pleased and honored to welcome you to its official website. The Council’s 10th assembly has finally
- Council Steering Committee
- Administration & Autonomy Committee
- Planning & Economy Committee
- Environment & Water Resources Com
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The first local council elections were supposed to be held on May 10th, 1952, but were interrupted by the Korean War that broke out on June 25th, 1950. Three years after the Armistice Agreement, on August 13th, 1956, 47 city council members were elected by