City of Jyväskylä’s main development projects

  • Kangas in the city centre - The old paper mill area will turn to a home to 5 000 inhabitants and 2 100 new jobs. A number of businesses have already moved into the area. The first residents have taken up occupancy in 2017.
  • Hippos2020 - A leading center of sports research and education in Northern Europe, 130 000 sqm2, total investment of 270 M€.
  • Kukkula and the Hospital of the future – Campus for Health and Wellbeing. New hospital of 100 000 sqm2, investment 0,5 Billion €. New and innovative solutions where technology will be integrated into the care and recovery, energy consumption and wise use of materials.
  • City Centre Development 3.0. revives the city centre’s attraction as a location for speciality stores and secures its superior status as a centre for events, entertainment and leisure.