Regarding the restriction of water intake due to drought!
The 10% of water intake from Watarase River has been restricted in Kiryu City
as of June 19 due to a shortfall of rain in the Kusaki Dam.
We sincerely appreciate your cooperation in conserving water.
[link to Kusaki Dam Lake live camera
The rainy season (Tsuyu: 梅雨) has begun.
Perople living near sloping land, mountains or valleys beware of mudslides.
Historical background, Municipal history, Chronology, Interesting sites, Events & attractions
Information for Foreign Visitors
Kiryu Guide Brochures
"In case of emergency" for foreign tourists (PDF)
Kiryu International Exchange Association (KIEA) website [link]
[in case of emergency, consultations, Japanese language class, holiday medical serivice locations, waste collection, public transportation, various maps and more!]
Multilingual App. for iOS and Android (PDF)
Natural Disaster Advice Menu
Kiryu is a prime location of film makers!
Location of Kiryu City Hall, Access to Kiryu
Main Branch, Niisato branch, Kurohone Branch
Population, Statistics of Kiryu
City Emblem, City Tree, City Flower, Citizens' Pledge
International Sister Cities [Biella, Italy / Columbus, U.S.A.]
Domestic Sister Cities [Hitachi, Ibaraki Pref. / Naruto, Tokushima Pref.]
|For more detailed information regarding Kiryu in English, please see the Kiryu International Exchange Association webpage. KIEA is an agency of Kiryu City Hall and provides services for foreign residents, oversees international sister city exchange programs and assists native residents with international matters.|
■Kiryu City Hall
■1-1 Orihimecho, Kiryu, Gunma 376-8501 Japan
■Phone: 0277-46-1111 ext.537