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2010-11-27 | Visit to Ecologically Renovated Construction Sites

In the form of a ballad, the residents of St-Léonard visit, in their own neighbourhood and on the surrounding slopes, 3 ecologically renovated construction sites. This event, which seeks to raise awareness for energy-saving and ecological renovation of buildings, also offers a chance to discover breathtaking landscapes just outside the city.

2010-11-26 | A renovation of the Temsepark

Together with a landscape architect and the SUN-Projectteam, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood Unterstadt have planned the renovation of the Temsepark. The first works are planned for spring 2011. To see first plans, clic HERE.

2010-11-19 | the European Forum for Architectural Policies

This Friday afternoon, about hundred participants to the European Forum for Architectural Policies visited the St-Léonard district and its different projects. It was an opportunity for presenting the SUN project and the actions conducted in St-Léonard. A folder was also edited at this occasion, which presents in the neighbourhood and all its projects in a quite attractive way. For more information about this event: www.efapbrussels2010.cfwb.be/

2010-11-18 | Inhabitants of Hodimont mobilise for greening their neighbourhood!

Today, inhabitants of a social housing building greened and flowered the surroundings of their building, in order to improve the quality of the urban landscape in their district. This project was proposed by social workers active in the neighbourhood, following the call for collective greening projects launched by the City of Verviers in the frame of the SUN project. It was also an opportunity for inhabitants and city practitioners to meet and discuss over a coffee and a piece of pie.

2010-11-06 | Still a greening project implemented in St-Léonard!

This Saturday, inhabitants of the Street "Petites Vignes" built two giant jardinières, made of "big bags" protected by chestnut fences. This project complements the efforts made by certain inhabitants who are already used to green their facade in order to make their street more pleasant to live. And after the effort, comes the time to celebrate the project!