29Feb 2020

Power failure in Meerhoven affected 1161 connections

A large part of the Eindhoven Meerhoven district was without electricity on Friday afternoon 28 February 2020.

At 2.02 pm a power cable broke, causing a malfunction that affected 1161 connections, said a spokesperson for energy company Enexis. It concerned the area that is enclosed by the streets Zandstand, Zandkasteel, […]

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26Feb 2020

Children’s clothing fair Kledingrijk Meerhoven

** This activity has been cancelled because of the Corona virus ***

On Saturday, March 28, 2020, Kledingrijk Meerhoven organizes a clothing fair for affordable, second-hand children’s clothing in sizes 68 to 176.

The fair takes place in the auditorium of primary school ‘t Slingertouw, Grasland 1 in Meerhoven. Everyone is […]

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26Feb 2020

Tree Planting Day in Park Meerland

** This activity has been cancelled because of the Corona virus ***

Saturday, March 14, 2020 the club ‘Vrinden Arboretum Boomrijk’ from Stichting Park Park Meerland organizes a tree planting day in Park Meerland.

Everyone is welcome to help plant 25 trees between 10 am and 4 pm. Tools and equipment […]

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25Feb 2020

Punishment for robbery trio that struck fake guns in Meerhoven

The three boys who attacked a couple at the Meerhoven shopping center armed with fake guns in July 2019, are sentenced to 120-hour community service and must report to GGZ.

The victims were two students who sat by the water of the mall. They had to lie on the floor, […]

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16Feb 2020

City Prince visits Children’s Carnival Meerhoven

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 […]

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15Feb 2020

Theft from home at Zandhaai in Meerhoven

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 […]

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15Feb 2020

Eindhoven Airport wants station for light rail

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 […]

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11Feb 2020

Great interest in General Meeting Residents’ Association Meerhoven

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, […]

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11Feb 2020

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

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 […]

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11Feb 2020

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

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 […]

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