City Hall and the mayor’s office are located in the cathedral complex behind the clock tower on Hydra’s port.
Hydra’s mayor, Mr. George Koukoudakis, was born in Hydra in 1978. He is a graduate of the British University of Exeter with honors in political science and holds a master’s degree in European history from the Department of Politics and International Relations of the University of Cambridge. He also holds a PhD in International Relations from the Department of Political Science and Public Administration of the Athens University Law School. He speaks English and French.