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The shopkeeper or the entrepreneur who wants to launch or develop his activity in Brussels has to respect certain rules.
Rules thus apply for commercial activities: hotels, restaurants, cafes, itinerant trade, industrial activities...
Besides, the City of Brussels rents stores and workshops.
The new website centre-ville.bruxelles.be collects all information on the pedestrian zone and its in the centre of Brussels (Pentagon).
The existing pedestrian zone around the Grand-Place and at the city centre has been extended again since 29 June 2015. All questions about this pedestrian zone are welcome at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Traders in the City of Brussels get 15 exceptions each year to the mandatory weekly rest day. The distribution over the various periods, imposed by the City, varies by commercial quarter.
Within the Bockstael sustainable district contract, a 'Facade in flowers' contest is being organized. Local residents and traders are hereby encouraged to decorate their facade, window and/or balcony with flowers next summer. You can register until 21 June 2016. More information and the registration form can be found under the Green Actions of the Bockstael district contract.
On Wednesday 20 April, 4 May and 22 June 2016, from 2 pm to 4 pm, at the Vitrerie district office. In Dutch.