Offenbach wants to make better use of rain and snow

Dhe valuable commodity rainwater should not simply be allowed to flow away in the sewage system, but if possible stored in the ground where it rains and used for plants and the climate: That is the goal behind the expression Offenbach’s sponge city. A new precipitation statute for Offenbach should now create a new regulatory […]

Promote cycling even without citizens’ requests

Offenbach ⋅ After the initiators of the Offenbach cycling decision failed in February for formal reasons in their attempt to get a citizens’ initiative off the ground, the city had promised to talk to the initiative about ways to promote cycling. According to the city, these talks are now “on the right track”. Mayoress Sabine […]

Caritas Center Offenbach retains bus network connection

Dhe Caritas old people’s center on the outskirts of Offenbach will continue to be directly connected to the local public transport network via the “Caritas/Buchrainweiher” stop. That says a compromise that the city has worked out with Caritas Offenbach in the past few days. This emerges from two communications from the city and Caritas. The […]

Dependency on Caritas nursing home not acceptable

EThere is a good reason that Offenbach has decided to expand and electrify local public transport as much as possible. Climate protection makes this necessary. Therefore, it is a major setback, especially for the Offenbach mobility department head Sabine Groß from the Greens, who now has to make cuts in public transport, for the expansion […]

Offenbach has to save on public transport

Offenbach ⋅ The traffic light coalition in Offenbach actually wanted to continue expanding local public transport quickly after it took office last year. But a cash collapse finally brought the certainty that the money was missing. In June, the city council had to decide with a majority of the SPD, Greens and FDP that the […]

In Offenbach, the bicycle is to displace the car

Dhe Offenbach project to promote cycling called Bike Offenbach is nearing completion. An essential part of Offenbach’s traffic turnaround for environmentally and climate-friendly mobility is to adapt the infrastructure more to cycling. In mid-2018, the city therefore began to set up nine kilometers of bicycle lanes and six bicycle axles under the title Bike Offenbach. […]

In Offenbach, the bicycle is to displace the car

Dhe Offenbach project to promote cycling called Bike Offenbach is nearing completion. An essential part of Offenbach’s traffic turnaround for environmentally and climate-friendly mobility is to adapt the infrastructure more to cycling. In mid-2018, the city therefore began to set up nine kilometers of bicycle lanes and six bicycle axles under the title Bike Offenbach. […]