New URBAN Newsletter is available
We are happy to present you the first issue of the URBAN Newsletter in this new parlamentary term. In the 14th issue, you will find summaries of our recent meetings and events, as well as objectives of our Bureau members.
URBAN Intergroup meeting in Strasbourg – 21 May 2015
The last meeting of the URBAN Intergroup took place on Thursday, May 21st in Strasbourg.
The main point of this month’s meeting was presentation of the EU project EPOurban by Mr Karsten Gerkens, Director of the Office of Urban Regeneration and Residential Development for Leipzig City Council. Core outputs, results, conclusions and next steps included in the EPO urban: Enabling private owners of residential buildings to integrate into Urban Restructuring Processes policy paper were discussed. A vivid debate with URBAN members followed and various issues regarding the urban regeneration have been raised.
The meeting was a perfect occasion to exchange knowledge and practices leading to a better urban policy in the future. More information about the meeting in 15th issue of the URBAN Newsletter.