Carlo Scheir

Editor of the online newspaper Pitane Blue

De Lijn orders electric buses from VDL for the Spartacus project

Ordered another 17 fully electric trambuses for high-quality public transport between Hasselt & Maasmechelen. Once again, VDL Bus Roeselare lands a prestigious order for fully electric buses for De Lijn. The West Flemish factory of the Dutch bus group VDL from Eindhoven, which specializes in purely electric buses, previously criticized the hesitant Flemish

De Lijn buses no longer run along the Meulestedebrug

It is being examined how the traffic situation around Meulestedebrug can be adjusted, in the hope that the daily traffic jams will decrease somewhat. The area around the Ghent Meulestede Bridge has been groaning for months under traffic jams, dangerous situations and traffic misery. A brand new bridge is being built next to the worn-out Meulestedebrug, but those works are creating complete chaos.