Party “Latvijas attīstībai” will participate in Riga City Council snap election on an Attīstībai/Par!, PROGRESĪVIE (AP/PRO) joint electoral ticket. AP/PRO decided to nominate Member of Saeima Martiņš Staķis as a candidate for the position of Riga City Mayor.
Snap elections have been rescheduled again because the state of emergency in Latvia was previously extended until 12 May. Along with the state of emergency there are a number of restrictions adopted to halt the spread of COVID-19, as noted in the annotation to amendments.
Previously snap elections inwere planned for 6 June.
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Amendments to the law comes to force the next day after promulgation.