Disrupted telephone services
The telephone call centre of the City is currently experiencing technical failures. It is therefore sometimes difficult to contact the various services by phone. You can still request your documents online and on the citizen portal External site MyBXL, or make an appointment.
New Marie Popelin green nursery at Laeken
From 4 October 2021, the Marie Popelin green nursery ('eco-crèche') will welcome the toddlers who previously attended the French-language 'Léopold I' nursery (located at the Avenue Neybergh).
Discover Brussels with Option B
The Option B campaign is part of the City of Brussels' economic recovery plan. The aim is to present the riches of Brussels to the inhabitants of Brussels and tourists, through routes that invite you to discover the city.
New lighting at the Church of Our Lady of Laeken
Beliris completed the work on the new lighting of the Church of Our Lady in Laeken. The architectural splendour of this Brussels heritage can now also be admired in the evening.
Educational adventure for children at Laeken cemetery
Follow mascot Ernest on your visit to the cemetery of Laeken. An interactive version of this adventure for children is also available for smartphone.
What to do in case of a chemical accident?
The federal government has launched a campaign on the risk of Seveso companies: do you know what to do in the event of a chemical or industrial accident?
Biodegradable urns at the cemeteries
Since January 2022, the Brussels and Laeken cemeteries are able to bury more than 800 biodegradable urns. This biodegradable urn is a wood or cardboard urn that will be buried in front of a landscape of flowers and shrubs.