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Arno, honorary citizen of the City of Brussels

On Friday 22 September 2017, the City of Brussels handed over the medal of honorary citizen to singer Arno.

New outpatient clinic in Brussels

The new outpatient clinic Madeleine Lejour opens its doors on Monday 25 September 2017. This new space of 10,000 m2 brings together all ambulatory activities of the Brugmann University Hospital (CHU) on the Horta site in Laeken.

Street art at ULB walls

Together with the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), the City of Brussels inaugurated the work of Gola Hundun on the facade of the Solbosch Campus building H (Avenue Franklin Roosevelt 50). The Italian artist is the winner of a project call launched in May 2017 as part of the Street Art trail.

New street art walk in the centre

As part of its Street Art trail, the City of Brussels has inaugurated 13 miniature images of Spanish artist Isaac Cordal. These statues now decorate different facades in the city centre around the Bourse.

New apartments for seniors at the Marolles

The Property Management Agency of the City of Brussels has inaugurated 39 new homes at the Marolles (Rue Haute 193).

Plastic bags forbidden on markets

Since 1 September 2017, plastic disposable bags are forbidden on the markets of the City of Brussels (Zero plastic campaign). This measure, which is part of a regional regulation, was previously applicable to the largest markets in the City, at the Chaussée d'Anvers and Bockstael.