After graduating from high school in Bamberg in 1977 and doing military service in Murnau and Ingolstadt , Blankenburg studied law at the University of Würzburg . In 1986 he passed the first state examination and, after completing his legal clerkship in the Bamberg Higher Regional Court district, the second state examination in 1989 . Then he settled in Bad Kissingen as a lawyer. Between 1990 and 1996 he was a lecturer in adult education. Since 1999 he has been a lecturer appointed by the Bavarian Ministry of Justice in the training of trainee lawyers .
In the local elections in 1996, Blankenburg moved into the city council of Bad Kissingen for the first time . In March 2008 he was elected Lord Mayor of the city, taking office on May 1st, in March 2014 he won his re-election for a further six years with 68.3 percent by a clear margin over his CSU challenger. Blankenburg did not run for the 2020 local elections.
- Short CV of Kay Blankenburg . In: BadKissingen.de
- Paul Ziegler: Kay Blankenburg wins clearly against Michael Heppes , in Saale-Zeitung on March 17, 2014.
- OB Blankenburg is no longer running. Saale newspaper October 23, 2019
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German lawyer and local politician (SPD)|
|DATE OF BIRTH||2nd December 1957|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Bamberg|