Tukums

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Tukums
Flag of Tukums
Flag
Coat of arms of Tukums
Coat of arms
Population
 • Total16,999

Tukums is a town in Latvia with town rights since 1795. In 2019, half of Latvia's tires were being recycled in the town. It has the second largest tire recycling plant in the Baltic country.[1]

In 2020, Latvian president Egils Levits praised the region's leaders for its COVID-19 efforts and offering counselling to its residents. [2]

Notable areas[change | change source]

  • Tukums Art Museum
  • Gallery "The Door"

Notable people[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Half of Latvia's tires to be recycled in new plant in Tukums". www.themayor.eu. Retrieved 2020-05-15.
  2. "President of Latvia and leaders of local governments discuss regional challenges of the crisis management". www.president.lv. Retrieved 2020-05-24.

Other websites[change | change source]