City Prince visits Children’s Carnival Meerhoven

16 February 2020|

On Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 13.00 hours, Residence ‘De Hangar’ opens its doors for the Children’s Carnival Meerhoven. The City Prins Ludovieckus and his entourageis are also present.

The children’s carnival in Meerhoven is one of the largest carnival activities for children in the region and will take place again this year in De […]

Theft from home at Zandhaai in Meerhoven

15 February 2020|

Items were stolen from a house on the Zandhaai in Meerhoven between Friday evening, February 14, and Saturday morning, February 15, 2020.

No traces were found. However, items were stolen. That is why the police suspects that people have entered the house via ‘flipperen’. Burglars can press and open the lock with a (bank) pass […]

Eindhoven Airport wants station for light rail

15 February 2020|

Schiphol advocates the construction of a light rail station in the vicinity of Eindhoven Airport.

Schiphol presented its action program on Friday, February 14, 2020 with measures to reduce nitrogen emissions at and around the airport. The program of the Royal Schiphol Group – 51 percent owner of Eindhoven Airport – also includes the intention […]

Great interest in General Meeting Residents’ Association Meerhoven

11 February 2020|

The first general meeting of Residents’ Association Meerhoven was a success. More than 150 people from Meerhoven had come to the meeting. Important topics were the intended police complex at Land Forum and a parking area for 1,600 cars at Park Forum.

The meeting was originally planned in De Hangar, but due to great interest […]

Boys simply “buy new weapons” after the Meerhoven street robbery

11 February 2020|

Yes, three young people from Eindhoven had robbed three chilling young people, with weapons and violence. But: that was on a whim, no angry intent. The Public Prosecution Service did not believe that and demanded substantial work sentences.

They had just finished their HAVO diploma, so two Veldhoven boys and a girl were chilling on […]

Youngest expats ask for new type of education: “We teach 30 nationalities”

11 February 2020|

In “brainport” Eindhoven, more and more engineers from India and other countries are arriving who enroll their children en masse at regular primary schools. They think the international school is too elitist and too expensive. A new type of education is born.

“We have seen a growing number of people from India and other countries […]

Meerhoven wants solution for plastic waste

3 February 2020|

According to Residents’ Association Meerhoven, the Mayor and Executive Board do not take their responsibility when it comes to solving the problem of waste.

There is a simple but effective solution to the problems with plastic waste in Meerhoven: making free packaging bags available for plastic waste and collecting these bags regularly door-to-door. In addition, […]

Open Day Tennis Club Meerhoven

3 February 2020|

On Sunday, February 16, 2020 Tennis Club Meerhoven organizes an open day. Both for youth and for adults there are plenty of opportunities to get acquainted with the tennis sport.

A youth tennis clinic starts at 10.00. Rackets are available. Volunteers are present to tell more about the association and to answer questions.

Trial lessons
For those […]

Dutch people from Wuhan land at Eindhoven Air Base

2 February 2020|

The Dutchmen coming to The Netherlands from the Chinese city of Wuhan in the province of Hubei are expected to land on Sunday evening, February 2, 2020 at Eindhoven Air Base. The group of Dutch people are leaving China because of the corona virus. No family or press is welcome upon their arrival.

Their aircraft […]

Waste disposal problem in Eindhoven still large

24 January 2020|

Eindhoven continues to struggle with the problem of side waste. In fact, the problems are so great that environmental councilor Rik Thijs (GroenLinks) is going to put extra speed behind the supposed solution to the problem: handing out fines to residents of Eindhoven who do not deposit their waste in the designated underground containers, […]