STIB suspends works at tram stop after petition against tree felling
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Brussels public transport company STIB is temporarily suspending works at the Besme stop in the commune of Koekelberg following a petition against the felling of 26 trees, Koekelberg mayor Ahmed Laaouej announced.
More than 900 people signed a petition against the felling of the trees, which was necessary for the works.
A meeting will be held between the commune, the STIB and Mobility Minister Elke Van den Brandt will occur as soon as possible, with the commune asking to limit the number of trees to be cut as much as possible.