The 7-day incidence is around 73,5

In the Borken district, 28.02.2021 people are currently infected with the corona virus (0/463/15, midnight). That's 99 less than on Friday. 15 people are still affected in Bocholt, 121 fewer than two days ago. So far, 56 cases of infection with the British virus mutant are known in the district. XNUMX of these people have now recovered and after [...]

Economic development relies on the "renaissance" of long leases for commercial properties

BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER properties are scarce, extremely scarce. This is especially true for those willing to build, farmers and companies. That is why the economic development agency has now developed a new concept for the allocation of commercial and industrial properties in the city of Bocholt. In the future, the aim is to give the valuable space primarily to companies with better economic prospects.

More trees for Bocholt

Further trees were planted in the course of the “800 trees for 800 years” campaign by the city of Bocholt. The CDU councilors Rainer Venhorst and Michael Wiesmann were present when Willi Epping, a member of the Heimatverein “vör seine Boorloe eV”, and other early retirees who volunteer to look after the Barlo playground, took care of the trees. were planted. [...]

City history: a walk on Nordstrasse around 1910

Between 1954 and 1959, the Bocholt narrator Anna Lindenberg (1884-1978) published a series of essays entitled “A hike from the old to the new Bocholt”. In doing so, Lindenberg initially combined the oral traditions of older contemporaries with her own memories, which were actually strengthened by her personal ties to home. With the help of old court files, she undertook a foray through the streets of the [...]

Vaccination center starts two-shift operation on Monday

Three weeks after the start of the “Borken District Vaccination Center” in Velen, the two-shift operation will begin as planned on March 1st. District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker with. From Monday, the vaccination center will be open from 8 a.m. to 20 p.m. seven days a week. The expansion of the capacity is necessary because from next week [...]

Again 32 more corona infected people in the circle

In the Borken district, 26.02.2021 people are currently (0, midnight) infected with the corona virus. That is 478 more than yesterday. There are still 32 people affected in Bocholt. So far, 114 cases of infection with the British virus mutant are known in the district. 104 of these people have now recovered and released from quarantine after testing. The […]

11 Corona infections: City closes St. Theresia daycare center

The day care center St. Theresia on Lowicker Straße has been closed by the city of Bocholt with immediate effect until March 9th. The reason is the corona infection of five employees and six children. Four groups are affected. Because siblings go to the nearby Annette-von-Droste-Hülshof elementary school, according to the Borken district, as a precautionary measure [...]

Cycle path or new tracks on the railway line - Wüst urges a decision

Record sums (50 billion euros in the next ten to 15 years) are flowing into the infrastructure in North Rhine-Westphalia. And some of this money also arrives in Bocholt. "The completion of the B 67 and the electrification of the Bocholt-Wesel railway line are visible signs in our region of record investments by all levels of government in better infrastructure," said NRW Transport Minister [...]

Barbara Vering is retiring

After more than 47 years with the Bocholt city administration, Barbara Vering is now retiring. Vering began her activity in October 1973 and worked at the Liedern-Werth office in the building authority at the time. After the incorporation of the Liedern-Werth office into the city of Bocholt, she first worked in the auditing department and then in the education department. Since March 2001 it is [...]

Reusenweg closed

Because grass pavers are being laid, the Reusenweg will be fully closed from Monday, March 1, 2021 until probably Friday, March 5, 2021, from 8 a.m. to 16 p.m. Due to the predominant local traffic, no diversion is shown.

ESB will publish regulations for garbage collection in the coming week

After the weather-related restrictions, normal organic waste collection will take place from next week (9th calendar week). The yellow bins of the areas KO are regularly emptied as shown in the waste calendar. Since this is the regular collection, only yellow bins are emptied. You cannot take yellow bags with you. Excess quantities can still be handed in at the recycling center. The […]

Construction site on Thonhausenstrasse

Two so-called bus caps will be built on Thonhausenstrasse in Lowick from March 2 to 30, 2021. Half of the street and the sidewalk will be blocked off. Since the construction work is in the area of ​​the kindergarten and elementary school there, road users are asked to drive in the area with particular caution and consideration.

Two young men with airsoft guns in the city forest

Bocholt (ots) - On Thursday, around 13.30 p.m., a police officer became aware of two young men (18 and 19 years old) who were walking on Wiener Allee in the city forest. The 18-year-old was clearly wielding a firearm on his outstretched arm and shot birds with it. At that time there was a lot of excursion traffic, so that [...]

Rear-end collision on Heutingsweg / witnesses wanted

Bocholt (ots) - On Thursday, a 24-year-old driver from Kamp-Lintfort wanted to turn left from Heutingsweg onto Münsterstrasse at around 13.35:XNUMX p.m. After it had already started, it braked again because of an approaching vehicle. Then she felt a jerk and saw in the rearview mirror how the woman in the car behind her was gesticulating violently. [...]

City advises: It is best not to put up an Easter fire at all

With a view to Easter at the beginning of April, the Bocholt city administration advises not to set up Easter fires. Although the current corona protective measures are initially limited to March 7, 2021, the pandemic situation will probably continue to be assessed sensitively beyond this date. “It is likely that events with many people from different households, and thus visits to traditional bonfires, will take place at [...]