Sewer works on Mekelweg near X

News - 06 July 2021 - Communication

From 30 June to 23 July work will take place on the pedestrian and cycle path along Mekelweg near the student housing on Balthasar van der Polweg. The main sewer will be replaced. This work is necessary to repair leaks and prevent subsidence: in other words, to guarantee a future-proof sewer system for the entire campus.

  • June 30, tile removal and excavation work will begin.
  • Starting July 5, work will begin to replace cable and pipes that run under Mekelweg. This work will take about a week.
  • As of July 12, the work on the sewers will start. This work will take about 2 weeks and may cause noise pollution.

The bus stops will remain available and a walking route to P-Sports will be provided.

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