SPD in transition - better late than never!

A comment by BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER Bocholt has again a real opposition. Finally! Because with Martin Schmidt, the parliamentary group has elected someone as the new chairman who will heat up the CDU properly. Schmidt didn't have what it takes to be mayor. He's too cerebral for that. But for a parliamentary group leader he is the ideal person. Intellectually educated, rhetorically perfect and [...]

Skid on B67 and collided

Bocholt (ots) - Two slightly injured and one property damage in the amount of around 7.000 euros - that is the balance of a traffic accident that occurred in Bocholt on Thursday. At around 23 p.m., a 16.45-year-old drove from the Fachhochschule driveway onto the B67 in the direction of Borken. The woman from Borken came across with her vehicle for an unexplained cause [...]

Graffiti on the Way of the Cross

Bocholt (ots) - Strangers have once again defaced the panels of a Way of the Cross in Bocholt-Mussum with color. The most recent act took place on Thursday night at Marienplatz. The police asks for information to the criminal investigation department in Bocholt: Tel. (02871) 2990.

SPD is reorganized: Schmidt becomes parliamentary group leader

In a relaxed and constructive atmosphere, the team of the SPD city council elected on September 13, 2020, refined the development of effective forms of future parliamentary group work in their second meeting. It is important to do constructive opposition work out of social democratic politics and to tackle Bocholt's citizens. The lost confidence of the voters will [...]

Again grants for green roofs in Bocholt

Bocholt (PID). The environmental department of the city of Bocholt points out that Bocholt residents can now receive grants again if they have their flat roofs greened. Information on the funding program is available at www.bocholt.de/rathaus/umweltreferat/foerderprogramm-dachbegruenung/. “In the past few weeks, the environmental department was unable to give interested Bocholt residents any binding funding commitments due to budgetary issues,” reports environmental officer Angela Theurich. "This is […]

Bicycle tour for seniors

Bocholt. The association “Leben im Alter” (LiA eV) and the General German Bicycle Club (ADFC) invite you to a guided bicycle tour for seniors on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. The meeting point and departure is at 14.30 p.m. at Landhaus Knuf (Heutingsweg). Participation is free. The total distance is about 20-30 km including a break. The Tour […]

Dance club for the young at heart

Bocholt. A dance meeting for the generation aged 55 and over will take place on Friday, October 9, 2020 in the gym on St. Josef-Platz in Bocholt. The event is aimed at people who want to swing the dance floor to rock'n roll of the 50s, to the beat of the 60s and pop of the 70s. Start is at 16.45:XNUMX pm [...]

Footpath and bike path on Hemdener Weg closed

The footpath and cycle path on Hemdener Weg will be renovated between Paul-Henri-Spaak-Weg and Up'm Höwel street. Therefore, the footpath and bike path will be closed from Monday, October 5, 2020 until probably Friday, October 9, 2020. The pedestrians are directed to the other side of the street at a suitable point. The cyclists can use the road. [...]