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OBM Hubertus Wacker
In the past

In german: Eine Aufstellung der Bürgermeister von 1945 bis heute, sowie drei bedeutende Bürgermeister früherer Jahre finden Sie auf einer Sonderseite.

Eilenburg's Lord Mayor

Hubertus Wacker has been the municipal leader of the district town of Eilenburg since August 1st, 1994.

LM Hubertus Wacker is simultaneously chairperson of the Eilenburger Domestic Construction and Management Association' shareholders' committee, chairperson of both the Board of Directors and general assembly for Eilenburg's Public Utilities, association chairperson of the  "Mittlere Mulde" Sewage and Water Board, deputy chairperson of the Eilenburg-Wurzen Public Infrastructure Association, member of the REMONDIS Eilenburg GmbH general assembly, as well as a substitute member of the Board of Directors for the Sparkasse Leipzig.


An honourary deputy is in place to assume the Lord Mayor's role and duties in case of absence. City council has voted into this position

as first deputy: Jürgen Prochnow (Die Linke)
as second: Steffi Schober (CDU)
as third: Dr. Reiner Dietrich (Freies Bündnis)

Duties and Functions

The Saxon Municipal Code states:

The Lord Mayor

  • is a second 'earpiece' for the municipality's citizens' concerns and issues, alongside City Council.
  • is voted into office for a term of 7 years (2008-2015) by the citizens of the municipality.
  • acts as chairperson of the City Council.
  • leads the city administration.
  • represents the city externally.