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.
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.
Since 1 September 2017, a new market is installed at the Rue de Wand in Laeken, each Friday from 2 pm to 7 pm. On Friday 8 September, besides the offer of regular sellers, there is also a 'Herbes de Bruxelles' stand with a wide range of herbs, medicinal plants and edible flowers.