The Leipzig Office for Statistics and Elections compiles statistics and produces reports on many topics of municipal interest.
Leipzig, the City of the Peaceful Revolution of 1989, is the hometown of Johann Sebastian Bach, the Gewandhaus Orchestra, the St. Thomas' Boys Choir ...
Since the beginnings of long-distance trade, Leipzig has benefited from its advantageous position within the trans-European transport network.
For many years now Leipzig has maintained a lively tradition of commemorating the momentous "Autumn of 89". The programme highlights centred around 9 October include the traditional Prayers for Peace and the lecture on Democracy.
Short overview over Leipzigs interesting history.