Kashiwa City Community Newspaper 2017.04.01

最終更新日 2017年4月1日

ページID 040649


There will be some changes to the city organization starting from April

Revisions to part of the city organization

Contact: Administrative Reform Promotion Division - Phone: 04-7167-1118, Fax: 04-7167-6644

The main city organizations to be revised on April 1 are as follows.

Former Division Name

New Division Name

Details of Administrative Function

Fire Department General Affairs Division,


Fire Department Planning and Regulation Division


Fire Department Planning and General Affairs Division

Fire Department organization, staff management, facilities maintenance and management

Fire Department Staffing Division

Fire Department staff assignment and human resources development.

Fire Department Fire Brigade Division

Planning and maintenance for fire department management-related actions and policies.


Former Division Name

New Division Name


Gender Equality Office

Cooperative Promotion Division

The operation of activities related to gender equality in society will be integrated into the Cooperative Promotion Division.

Fire Department 1st Head Office

Fire Department 2nd Head Office

Fire Department Supervision and Investigation Division

The Fire Department 1st Head Office and 2nd Head Office will be integrated into the Supervision and Investigation Division

■Division Name Changes

Former Division Name

New Division Name


Community Medical Treatment Promotion Office

Community Medical Treatment Promotion Division

The name of the division has been changed.

The new Tega Kinrin Community Center 

Contact: Community Support Division - Phone: 04-7167-1126, Fax: 04-7167-8103

A new Kinrin (Community) Center will be established in the Tega community. It will be the 23rd Kinrin Center in Kashiwa City.
Location: Yanado 511-11
Opening date: Tuesday, April 18

Reinforcement of the emergency response system

Contact: Fire Department Emergency Division - Phone: 04-7133-0118, Fax: 04-7133-0166

Until now, there have been 11 emergency response crews operating in this city. In order to increase the number of ambulances available to be dispatched, another ambulance will be added to the East Area Fire Station, bringing the number of emergency response crews up to 12.

●Ambulances are dispatched more often than you might imagine
In 2016, ambulance dispatches reached a total of 18,372 for the year. This was the highest number in the city's history, averaging about 50 dispatches per day, which is about 1 every 30 minutes. The number of people taken to the hospital by ambulance also reached a record number of 17,217.

New students and volunteer instructors are welcome at Japanese Language Classrooms

Eligibility: Foreigners who are living, working or attending school in Kashiwa City.
Class details: The classes cover entry-level and beginner-level Japanese language to help foreign residents handle everyday situations smoothly.
Cost: Free (補足)Students will be responsible for purchasing a textbook
Registration: Please come directly to the classroom and register on the day of the class.
▶Volunteer Instructors
Eligibility: A small number of volunteer instructors who have passed the Japanese Language Education Proficiency Examination, or completed instructor training, etc.
Registration: By Thursday, May 25 at 5:00pm, please call the Chuo Kominkan to register. (補足)There will be an interview
《Details that apply to both students and instructors》
Schedule: Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00pm, and 6:30 to 8:30pm. (補足)The classroom is closed for both class times during the Year-End and New Year holidays.
Location and Contact: Chuo Kominkan - Phone: 04-7164-1811

Advisory Service for Foreign Residents

Contact: Cooperative Promotion Division - Phone: 04-7167-0941

The advisory service for foreign residents is available according to the following schedule.

English = Thursday
Chinese = Wednesday and Friday
Spanish = Wednesday
Korean = Every 2nd and 4th Thursday
Time: Each advisory service is available from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Kashiwa City Hall, Main Building, 3rd Floor, at the Cooperative Promotion Division (Kyodo Suishin Ka)



所在地 柏市柏一丁目7番1-103号 Day Oneタワー3階
電話番号 04-7167-0941
ファクス 04-7165-7323