A total of 766 residents of Meerhoven have signed a petition advocating for a library or community center in the district.

The collected signatures were presented to Mayor Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Tuesday evening prior to a city council meeting. Initiators Diana Angelova and Chaitali Sengupta of Samen voor Meerhoven once again emphasized that a library or community building in Meerhoven is certainly not an unnecessary luxury.

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