On Monday 2 December the new Municipal Office in Groningen opened its doors for the public. The new municipal public services building houses several departments of the City of Groningen, as well as the UWV (Public Employment Service) and the Groningse Kredietbank.
Around 650 staff members work in the building; the office floors are set up according to the standards of The New Way of Working (Het Nieuwe Werken). The varies services are arranged around the central plaza in the main atrium.
Although already operational now, the new municipal office will be officially opened February 20th . View the video by RTVOOG about the opening.
(picture by Inko Tien)