October 2019, Year XI, n. 10
The Superstar Mayor
Telos: Every time someone talks about the direct election of the Prime Minister, people use the very evocative expression “Mayor of Italy”.
So, is it true that a Mayor has, in the administration of his or her own city, more power than the Prime Minister has today?
Isabella Conti: The most relevant (and most exciting) part of administering a municipality is that the policies, actions and projects implemented for the community have an immediate impact on citizens’ lives. Being able to concretely improve quality of life in your own community is something that is extremely motivating ...more
After Naples, PRIMOPIANOSCALAc, is heading to San Lazzaro di Savena. Where? Yes, to a small, yet not so insignificant municipality that is also part of the Metropolitan City of Bologna. So why, after going to so many large cities, have we decided to interview Mayor Isabella Conti? Because to paraphrase an advertisement from the past: it doesn’t take a big city to make a big mayor ...more