Vejen Municipality is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Region of Southern Denmark on the Jutland peninsula in south Denmark. The municipality covers an area of 817 km², and has a total population of 42,447 (2008). Its mayor is Egon Fræhr, a member of the Venstre (Liberal Party) political party.
On January 1, 2007, Vejen municipality was, as the result of Kommunalreformen ("The Municipal Reform" of 2007), merged with Brørup, Holsted, and Rødding municipalities to form an enlarged Vejen municipality.
Villages in Vejen Municipality
Below are the municipal councils elected since the Municipal Reform of 2007.
|2005||8||2||1||1||1||14||27||70.4%||Egon Fræhr (V)|
|Data from Kmdvalg.dk 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2017|
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- Byråd og udvalg