Freunde des Mauerparks e.V.

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Acoustic shells: Pilot project launched in Mauerpark

Acoustic shells: Pilot project launched in Mauerpark

Last year, conflicts between local residents and park users were the subject of intensive discussions at the Mauerpark Round Table. A participation process was set up and the Save Mauerpark initiative put forward a range of ideas for workable regulations. As a result, Pankow borough council introduced new rules for the 2019 Mauerpark season and used multilingual brochures and park rangers to inform people about...

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The Borough of Pankow has decided: Music is part of Mauerpark

The Borough of Pankow has decided: Music is part of Mauerpark

Six months after the Kulturgemeinschaft Mauerpark launched the Mauerpark Round Table, the borough’s mayor, Sören Benn (Die Linke party) has announced new park rules: www.berlin.de/ba-pankow/aktuelles/pressemitteilungen In numerous arduous discussions at the meetings of the Round Table, residents, musicians, grass roots groups and civil servants had talked about how to reconcile culture in the park with the need of...

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Informational Meeting: Water Storage Tunnel

Informational Meeting: Water Storage Tunnel

District Councillor for Urban Development Jens-Holger Kirchner (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen), the Senate Department for Urban Development and the Environment, Berlin Water Works, and the Gleim Neighborhood Civic Association will be hosting an informational session on the current status of the planned construction of a water storage tunnel beneath Mauerpark. At the event, the Water Works will present residents, park...

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Caution: Construction Ahead

Caution: Construction Ahead

Over the next few weeks, the Berlin water company will be drilling exploratory holes for the proposed overflow sewer along the section of Schwedter Straße that is in the Mauerpark. The purpose is to investigate the groundwater level, check for any possible contamination and find out whether there are any undocumented pipelines or anything else that might obstruct future work. The park will be accessible at all...

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Your Mauerpark needs you! Make your voice heard!

The Mauerpark is a place for people from all over the world, but building tycoons just see it as prime land for development.  Developers are planning to build over 700 apartments at the northern part of the Mauerpark.  The Freunde des Mauerparks e.V. are resolutely against developing the area to the north of the Gleimstrasse tunnel in the way proposed. We have only a few weeks to halt these development plans. The...

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