Residents of the Boschstraat area are hoping have more safety cameras and lighting installed in the area surrounding the Bassin and behind the Landbouwbelang.
The twenty-second edition of Het Parcours will take place on Sunday 10 September. The theme for this year's cultural circuit has also been made known: "a Parcours without boundaries".
So many music festivals happening in the region this year that organisers are getting creative and locations are spilling over into alternative sites like Maastricht Aachen Airport. Artists such as 2 Brothers, The Fourth Floor, Londonbeat, Lois Lane and Mai Tai will be appearing.
The start of the Amstel Gold Race will take place this Sunday at the Markt, and this year, for the first time ever, there will be a women's section.
The Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate carried out inspections on 41 taxi drivers in Maastricht this weekend. Sixteen of those inspected received a fine, which is just 10% shy of half of the drivers not adhering to industry standards.
Maastricht University has stated that they will welcome twice as many Irish students this summer compared to previous years.
Two Dutch artists from Arnhem have scoured the land for the loveliest landscapes and most sumptuous sunsets and have declared the view from Maastricht's mighty mountain top a 3.5 out of a possible 5 points.
Limburg Waterboard places solarpanels in Heugem meadow, resistance continues against planned tramline, no new Bruis popfestival and book on black children of Liberation forces.