Mayor of Jerusalem
|Mayor of the City of Jerusalem|
The Mayor of the City of Jerusalem is head of the executive branch of the political system in
The mayor's office is located in
By 1840, the Jewish community constituted the largest single religious group in the city. From the 1880s onward, the Jews constituted the majority within the city. However, it was only in 1937, under the British Mandate, that the first Jewish mayor was appointed.