Sent notices of property levies

The city administration has sent the real estate tax notices for the year 2021. This is announced by the city's finance department. Taxpayers who have not received a notification should contact the Receivables Management division on Tel. 02871 953-288. Objections can only be submitted within one month of the notification being served. The period of appeal for the most recently sent [...]

City of Bocholt seeks sponsorship for European holly

The European holly (Lat. Ilex aquifolium) has been chosen as the “Tree of the Year 2021”. The city of Bocholt is now looking for a “godparent” or “godmother” for the wood. It is to be planted on April 25, 2021, the "Day of the Tree", in the Feldmark district. In the park between Böggeringstrasse and Wiesenstrasse, the city of Bocholt is known to have planned [...]

Corona situation is hardly changing

In the Borken district, 15.02.2021 people are currently infected with the coronavirus (February 0, 330, midnight), 32 fewer than yesterday. In Bocholt the number of infected people remained at 60. It also remains with the 50 mutations confirmed so far. The “7-day incidence” in the Borken district is 51,2. Regarding the situation in the hospitals in the district that treat COVID-19 patients, [...]

Arrest warrants carried out

On Sunday, police officers arrested a 25-year-old from Bocholt because there were two arrest warrants against him (insult and violation of the Narcotics Act). The officers seized small quantities of cannabis and alleged stolen property from the detainee's home. The accused denies that the objects seized (including Bull's mountain bike, Apple notebook, Armani wristwatch and coins) were [...]

Birthday party with anti-constitutional slogans and swastika flag

On Saturday evening, the police were informed by witnesses about a loud celebration in an apartment building in the north-west of Bocholt (residential area north of Unter den Eichen street and east of Burloer Weg). According to the witnesses, there was not only a loud celebration in the apartment, right-wing slogans were also shouted and a swastika flag from the balcony [...]

Colliding at the intersection

Bocholt (ots) - A slightly injured person and property damage amounting to around 8.500 euros were the consequences of an accident in Bocholt on Sunday. A 63-year-old was out and about in his car on Horststrasse around 12.00 noon. When the Bocholter drove into the intersection with the privileged Barloer Weg, he came across a [...]

13.500 masks for people in need in Bocholt

People in need in Bocholt receive masks free of charge to protect against infection with the corona virus. The state of North Rhine-Westphalia provides them with one-time KN95 masks. The city of Bocholt receives 13.500 masks from this quota, which are forwarded. “The short-term, fast and unbureaucratic transfer to the people in need is the primary goal. For this we rely on [...]

Broken supply chains: ROSE customers have to wait up to six months for mountain bikes

After an extremely successful 2020 financial year with a 34 percent increase in sales, the economic effects of the corona pandemic are now also affecting the bike manufacturer and retailer Rose Bikes. The reason for this is the lack of fixed parts and components from Asia for bike assembly. This has consequences for the delivery capacity of the Bocholters - especially in the mountain bike segment. Customers must [...]