The Tour de France Femmes is the world’s most important multi-day women’s cycling race. The Hague will organise the start of this French cycling race in 2024 together with Rotterdam and Dordrecht. The route was announced in Paris on 25 October 2023.
General elections will be held in the Netherlands on Wednesday, 22 November 2023. Members of the House of Representatives (Tweede Kamer) will be elected. Dutch citizens living abroad will also be able to vote. They must first be registered with the Municipality of The Hague.
The Hague has a new municipal executive (college van burgemeester en wethouders). During the council meeting on 11 October The Hague Municipal Council swore in the new team responsible for the day-to-day management of the city.
From 9 October to 17 November 2023 the municipality will come and pick up your tree trimmings and branches for free. You can now make an appointment for collection.
In The Hague there are big disparities in the health of different population groups. The municipality wants to change this and it will spend € 54 million in the coming 4 years on The Hague Prevention Agreement.
The bicycle parking facility under the Koningin Julianaplein at The Hague’s Central Station will be closed from 1 October 2023 to December 2024. Construction will then begin on 2 buildings with 396 apartments on the Koningin Julianaplein. And the square will also be fixed up.