3Dec 2020

Eindhoven pulls out all the stops to keep a biomass plant open

Eindhoven is pulling out all the stops to get out of the maximum penalty of 25,000 euros for the Meerhoven biomass power plant. For example, the city is considering buying out a farmer and thus obtaining nitrogen space for the power plant that provides the heat for some 2,500 […]

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1Dec 2020

Advent calendar ‘for and by Meerhoven’

Residents’ Association Meerhoven released the advent calendar ‘for and by Meerhoven’ this week. Mayor Jorritsma kicked off December 1, 2020.

The year 2020 is a special year in which everyone has been affected by the corona crisis. Also in Meerhoven, schools, the hospitality industry and sports clubs closed their doors, […]

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27Nov 2020

Eindhoven launches offensive against creative parking companies at Airport

Eindhoven has launched a new offensive against companies around Eindhoven Airport that creatively circumvent the ban on renting out parking spaces to travelers. The first target is a company that rents out lockers and workplaces in combination with a parking space.

The Lock & Fly company on Luchthavenweg, within walking […]

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26Nov 2020

Wednesday afternoon activities at Sportstuif Meerhoven

In December 2020 Sportstuif Meerhoven organizes, in cooperation with Eindhoven Sport and Residents’ Association Meerhoven, various sports and exercise activities for the children in Meerhoven.

The activities take place on Wednesday 9, 16 and 23 December 2020 from 2.30 to 3.30 pm. Location: Sportstuif Meerhoven in Sportpark Meerhoven (at football […]

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26Nov 2020

Hovenring colors orange against female violence

As part of the United Nations’ global campaign ‘Orange the World’, various Eindhoven buildings and objects will color orange from 27 November to 10 December 2020, including the Hovenring in Meerhoven. The action rejects violence against women.

The campaign period was not chosen just like that: November 25 is International […]

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26Nov 2020

Power plant in Meerhoven provides a pinch of nitrogen in the Kempen every year: a fine of 25,000 euros is imminent

Because the municipal biomass plant in Meerhoven annually produces about 0.15 grams of nitrogen precipitation on protected nature in the Kempen, the municipality of Eindhoven is facing a fine of 5,000 euros per week.

Last week, the municipality received a letter about this from the Brabant-Southeast Environment Agency (ODZOB). The […]

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18Nov 2020

Brand-new bicycle bridge in Eindhoven is ‘beautiful’, but a deep ravine is life-threatening

The general public will discover the brand new bicycle bridge over the Randweg Eindhoven. Yet not everyone is happy with the slender span. On either side of the driveways are seven meter deep “ravines”. And gates are missing …

The Tegenbosch bicycle bridge was put into use a month ago. […]

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14Nov 2020

Go Sharing sharing scooter blown up with fireworks in Meerhoven

An electric shared scooter from rental company Go Sharing was blown up with fireworks on Saturday November 14, 2020 and burned out in Park Meerland in Meerhoven.

Go Sharing reports vandalism, says regional manager Bas Heffen. “We always do this in situations like this. We also do our own research […]

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7Nov 2020

Eindhoven Airport reverses corona measure; terminal open to everyone again

While bars and restaurant, sports clubs and amusement parks are closed and there is talk of a curfew, Eindhoven Airport is relaxing an important corona measure. The terminal will open again, also for people who are not traveling.

The reason: the arrival and departure hall of the second airport […]

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5Nov 2020

Police Academy students also move to a new building in Meerhoven

The Police Academy will also be housed in the new police complex that is planned at Meerhovendreef/Sliffertsestraat in Meerhoven.

Alderman Yasin Torunoglu has confirmed this in response to questions from council member Mary-Ann Schreurs. The addition of the police training means a new expansion of the capacity and makes the […]

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