WITH COMMENT: Dinxperwick is now a Corona Special Area

Corona special regulation for citizens from the German-Dutch border village Suderwick (D) and Dinxperlo (NL): You are exempt from the corona test obligation for everyday matters. This includes, in particular, shopping, visits to craft businesses and services, visits to a doctor or therapist and the way to work. The prerequisite is that citizens have their primary or secondary residence in [...]

City extends loading and delivery times in the city to 11 a.m.

Delivery and delivery services can deliver goods and parcels in downtown Bocholt from now until 11 a.m. The city administration is now extending the times by an hour and is thus accommodating a stimulus for local trade. The regulation will initially apply on a trial basis until the end of the year. This is communicated by the responsible public order department. Background: Basically, [...]

Covid-19 dashboard for the German-Dutch border region

The Dutch provinces of Gelderland, Limburg and Overijssel have now published a new website to give an overview of the number of infections at the borders of the Dutch communities and the German districts. The Covid-19 dashboard can be found on the following page: www.grenspostdusseldorf.nl/coronadashboard. In addition to the infection numbers in the border regions, the Covid-19 dashboard contains an overview [...]

Corona special regulations extended until April 25th

On March 26, 2021, in coordination with the municipalities belonging to the district, the Borken district published a general decree limited to April 11, which contains special requirements for the district, due to the corona protection ordinance that was revised at the time. In view of the continuing very dynamic infection process, the deadline is now being extended to April 25, 2021 in agreement with the NRW Ministry of Health. [...]

Ahaus becomes a model city for larger openings in the corona pandemic

The state of North Rhine-Westphalia has selected 14 regions so that they can try out the first larger openings in the Corona Pademie as model communities. The district of Borken with the city of Ahaus is one of them. Today Professor Dr. Andreas Pinkwart, State Minister for Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitization and Energy, announced. District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker was very pleased with [...]

Construction freeze on Heutingsweg: Social list switches on municipal supervision

The Bocholt Social List has now turned to the district's municipal supervisory authority after the construction of the residential area on Heutingsweg was stopped a good two weeks ago. 84 residential units, a day-care center and a district center are to be built there on the site of the former municipal gardening center. The developer is the development and operating company of the city of Bocholt mbH (Ewibo). The construction […]

Known police riot is noticed again

On Thursday, a rioter and criminal known to the police ran past the Bocholt police station at around 13.40 p.m. He had a supermarket shopping cart with him, filled his surroundings with loud music and shouted around. The officers checked the man shortly afterwards and found that he was carrying personal items in the apparently stolen shopping cart. With him [...]

Late reports: Corona numbers are now increasing again

In the Borken district, 09.04.2021 people are currently (April 0th, 743, midnight) infected with the corona virus. That is 77 more than yesterday. 163 (+30) people are still affected in Bocholt. The “7-day incidence”, i.e. the number of new infections reported per 100.000 inhabitants in the last 7 days, is currently 95,6 per [...]

Glasses thrown out the window on street

Bocholt (ots) - On Thursday a witness reported to the police at around 17.45 p.m. and stated that glasses were thrown from a window onto the street in the area of ​​the roundabout “Burloer Weg / Unter den Eichen”. The witness was not hit by the glasses, but further stated that several cyclists were also thrown with glasses [...]

Telephone consultation with the mayor

Mayor Thomas Kerkhoff will be available to the citizens of Bocholt as well as representatives from associations, groups and institutions in a consultation hour on Monday, April 12, 2021 for a personal conversation. Due to the corona pandemic, the consultation hours will take place by telephone until further notice. Registrations for the office hours are accepted via the mayor's office on Tel. 02871 953-210.

Dutch people can be tested for free

After the Netherlands was designated as a “high incidence area” on Tuesday (April 06.04.2021th, XNUMX), people entering Germany from there need a current coronavirus rapid test. However, this is only free of charge for people who have their place of residence or habitual abode in the Federal Republic of Germany. For everyone else, ie also for cross-border commuters who work in Germany, the test is chargeable. This has […]