Well-designed public spaces contribute to a more livable city. Squares and parks should oxygenate Brussels.
Following public enquiries and upon consultation with the conciliation committee, the Brussels Region and the municipality of Uccle have reached an agreement on the refurbishing of the Square Vanderkindere and the Churchill-roundabout. 'This summer, STIB/MIVB will renew the tramway rails at Square Vanderkindere anyway. We seize that opportunity to redesign the entire square,' says Brussels Mini...
The Brussels Region and the municipality of Ixelles have agreed to redesign the Generaal Jacqueslaan/boulevard Général Jacques and the Adolphe Buyllaan/avenue Adolphe Buyl. This will allow for the creation of a secure, separate cycle path on the General Jacqueslaan/boulevard Général Jacques, with parking spaces alongside the tramway. At the request of the local resid...
Brussels minister of Public Works Pascal Smet will present his projects during an info session regarding the rehabilitation of the Ninoofsepoort/Porte de Ninove. During this info session we will also explain you how to take part in the discussion and share your ideas about the park.
Pascal Smet, Brussels Minister of Mobility, is shocked to hear that his federal colleague Jacqueline Galant doesn't foresee the financial means needed to finish the Regional Express Network (GEN/RER) in Brussels; she postpones the project until 2025. 'Our patience has reached an end', Minister Smet says. He invites Galant to discuss the matter.
There will be no trams passing through the new park at Porte de Ninove (contrary to the original plans). Instead, the trams will pass alongside the park. Brussels Minister for Mobility Pascal Smet and minister-president Rudi Vervoort have decided so. Minister Smet applied for a change permit, a “light” procedure that will not cause any delays.
Brussels Mobility has submitted the planning permit for the demolition of the viaduct. An information session will be organised mid-januari.
Brussels Minister of Mobility Pascal Smet decided to close down at once the Pont Marchant bridge. He did so after consulting the municipality of Anderlecht. All motorised traffic over the bridge is banned. Under the bridge, the underlying Digue du Canal will be closed to all traffic, pedestrians included.