Budget 2021: more debt, more uncertainties and more staff

From BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER 23,2 million euros are (actually) missing from the city coffers in the coming year. But because the country is using a tax trick because of Corona and allows the municipalities to write off the losses over 50 years, the expected minus is reduced to only 11,4 million. “We can cope with two bad budget years. But nothing more ", commented [...]

Council adopts 87 million euro mobility concept

By BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER The council passed the new mobility concept for Bocholt this evening with a large majority. This provides for investments of around 15 million euros over the next 87 years. This includes the expansion of the north ring. That alone called the Left and the Social List on the scene, who voted against. The SPD [...]

YOUNG UNIVERSITY: Don't be bored during the autumn break!

Bocholt (PID). The JUNGE UNI doesn’t let boredom arise during the autumn break. Two block seminars take place in the first week of autumn vacation. The JUNGE UNI students can let their creativity run free and create cool films on the iPad or record their own radio show. Interested kids can register for their desired course at www.juboh.de. Telephone inquiries at [...]

StadtBus diversions due to the construction of the "Nordring-Spange"

Bocholt. The road construction work on the "Nordring-Spange" between Barloer Weg and Burloer Weg is entering the next phase. In the course of the work, a roundabout will now be built on Burloer Weg. As a result, there will be a full closure there from next Monday, October 12.10.2020th, 1 for through traffic and also for the city bus line CXNUMX (Stenern, hospital). The blocking and the [...]

Two people injured in an accident

Today, Wednesday, there was a traffic accident with two cars on Kaiser-Wilhelm-Strasse near Bahnhofstrasse. Two people from the cars injured themselves slightly so that they were brought to the hospital by the fire brigade's rescue service. The eCall emergency call system of an accident vehicle reported a traffic accident to the operations center of the Bocholt fire department at around 09:10 am [...]

New roundabout: Burloer Weg closed for two months

Bocholt (PID). Due to the “Nordspange” construction project between Barloer and Burloer Weg, Burloer Weg will be closed to traffic from Monday, October 12, 2020 in the area between the junctions “Brandströmstraße” and “Büning Weg”. Another roundabout will be built there (like on Barloer Weg). This is announced by the municipal transport department. Pedestrians and cyclists are transported via a [...]

Old Porsche cars stolen from the underground car park

Bocholt (ots) - Strangers stole a nostalgic Porsche on Wednesday night in Bocholt. The red 911 Targa with the registration number BOH-SH88H parked in a non-public area of ​​the underground car park at Europaplatz is worth several tens of thousands of euros. The crime occurred between 01.47:01.55 and 175:XNUMX a.m. The car thief is around XNUMX [...]

Accident escape on the Herzogstraße

Bocholt (ots) - On Tuesday morning, a still unknown driver damaged a Peugeot parked on the roadside. Despite the damage to property of several hundred euros, the person who caused the accident left without having fulfilled his obligations. On the basis of witness statements, the polluter vehicle is a silver-gray small car, which is then driven along Markgrafenstrasse in the direction of Monichstrasse [...]

Business meeting escalates - a man seriously injured

Bocholt (ots) - On Tuesday evening around 20.15:23 p.m., there were disputes between business partners at a company meeting on Liebauweg. This eventually led to a physical altercation in which several people were involved. A 51-year-old suffered minor injuries. A XNUMX-year-old had to be treated in a hospital with serious injuries. The exact circumstances of the [...]

Accident escape at the supermarket

Bocholt (ots) - A previously unknown driver damaged a gray BMW and caused damage amounting to 1.000 euros. The parked car was parked on October 06.10.2020th, 05 from 45:14 a.m. to 00:XNUMX p.m. in the parking lot of a supermarket at the beginning of Dinxperloer Straße and was damaged on the left side of the vehicle. The polluter [...]

Monika Ludwig elected parliamentary group spokeswoman for the Greens

At the first parliamentary meeting of the Bocholt Greens, Monika Ludwig was unanimously elected group spokeswoman. Jens Grotstabel was also unanimously elected as deputy spokesman. Initial proposals for the composition of the various committees were discussed. After the great success in the local elections, the Bocholt Greens will be able to fill the committees with two members each for the next election period. [...]

Vinzenz-Hospital Rhede expanded to include a medical center

After two years of planning and one and a half years of construction for the expansion work at St. Vinzenz-Hospital Rhede, the medical center-Rhede (former Geutingshof practice group) moved into the new premises on the 2nd floor at the beginning of October. This is an important step towards securing qualified and local medical care in Rhede. "My colleagues and I are very pleased [...]