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Shortlist for first public housing operation

A further step has been completed in the development of Usquare.brussels, the programme for the conversion of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles. The Housing Corporation of the Brussels-Capital Region (SLRB-BGHM) has...

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Beliris launches public procurement process for asbestos removal from buildings

Beliris, the federal public contracting authority for Brussels, has issued a public procurement notice for public works with a view to appointing a contractor to remove asbestos from the buildings of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks....

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Grand Marché Durable et Créatif. © See U

SAU extends See U temporary occupation programme

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has decided to extend See U, the temporary occupation programme for Usquare.brussels, the conversion project at the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles, until March 2022. With the start of the first renovation work on the site drawing near,...

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SAU starts participatory process for the design of public spaces

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has invited local residents, temporary occupants and students to participate in the design phase of the redevelopment of 18,000 m2 of public spaces on the site of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks at the corner of Boulevard Général...

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In blue: the buildings that are the subject of the long lease granted by the Region to ULB and VUB for the development of the university and academic part of Usquare.brussels. © sau-msi.brussels (Simon Schmitt - www.globalview.be)

Region grants free long lease to ULB and VUB

The Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region, Rudi Vervoort, and the rectors of the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Annemie Schaus, and of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Caroline Pauwels, held a meeting yesterday to move forward Usquare.brussels, the project for the conversion...

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See U scoops prize at the Visit.brussels Awards

For more than 10 years now, the Visit.brussels Awards have honoured projects that have enhanced the prestige of Brussels, both nationally and internationally. In each of the competition’s nine categories, different initiatives which are helping to improve the quality of the reception accorded to...

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