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5 tips for a zero waste Christmas time

5 tips for a zero waste Christmas time

Why not prevent the waste of wrapping paper this year for your Christmas gifts? Try another fun and creative way of packaging and make the surprise all the greater. These 5 tips guide you through a zero waste Christmas time.

2020-2030 Tree Plan

2020-2030 Tree Plan

The City of Brussels made a plan to develop and protect its public tree heritage. The 2020-2030 Tree Plan should make the City more resilient and pleasant to live in.

Buy fresh vegetables at the GASAP

Buy fresh vegetables at the GASAP

GASAP stands for Solidarity Purchasing Group for Artisanal Agriculture (SAGAL in Dutch). A GASAP buys products directly from the producers, pays them in advance and places orders during an agreed period (at least one year). In tis way, the farmer or vegetable grower will not be confronted with surprises.

Stop throwing butts on the street!

Stop throwing butts on the street!

The City of Brussels has a big plan for cigarette butts that are thrown on the street. In addition to raising awareness and installing urban ashtrays, the plan includes an increase in fines and a partnership for recycling collected cigarette butts.

Charter for Citizen Participation

Charter for Citizen Participation

The City of Brussels has adopted a Charter for Citizen Participation. This charter is a document that will gradually grow and in which the City commits itself to listening, dialogue and transparency.

New tram at Neder-Over-Heembeek

New tram at Neder-Over-Heembeek

The City of Brussels, the Brussels Capital Region and the STIB transport company have presented the route of the new tram at Neder-Over-Heembeek. The construction of this tram line 10 started in January 2023. At the same time, the public space will be renewed.

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