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Call for innovative citizens' initiatives

Call for innovative citizens' initiatives

The City of Brussels makes 45,000 euros available to neighborhood committees or associations to encourage new citizens' initiatives.

Pcard+ offers 15 euros of parking and 15 euros of shopping

Pcard+ offers 15 euros of parking and 15 euros of shopping

The Pcard+ parking card offers, in collaboration with the City of Brussels, advantageous rates in the Interparking car parks in Brussels. At the beginning of summer 2021, each new subscriber will receive a parking credit of 15 euros and a gift voucher of 15 euros, to be spent in shops in Brussels participating in the BXL gift card action.

New urban farming greenhouse at Bockstael

New urban farming greenhouse at Bockstael

The City of Brussels remains committed to healthy, local and sustainable food. With the Food for change project, it is working on the goal of further valorizing existing urban agriculture ((collective) vegetable gardens and compost) and finding more available land for prospective gardeners. The ambition is to create urban vegetable gardens where possible and relevant.

Street art wall in memory of George Floyd

Street art wall in memory of George Floyd

The City of Brussels has inaugurated a new mural as part of its Street Art Trail. The street art wall, at the intersection of the Avenue de la Reine and the Rue des Palais Outre-Ponts, was made in memory of George Floyd, who was killed by a police officer during his arrest on 25 May 2020 in Minneapolis.

Discover Brussels while running

Discover Brussels while running

The French-language blog Be run wants to (re)discover Brussels by running (or not), via routes and posts on the blog, or by organizing events such as the 'Traversée de Bruxelles'.

How does contact tracing work?

How does contact tracing work?

When someone is infected with Covid-19 (coronavirus), it is important to be able to identify the people with whom the infected person had long-term contact. These persons may also be infected. In that case, the contact tracing centre of the Brussels Capital Region will call these persons or visit them at home and give advice to prevent them from infecting others.