De first cornerstone of the courthouse of Eupen was laid this Monday 12 June 2017, in the presence of ministers Jan Jambon and Koen Geens.
The works are carried out in 2 phases.
During the first phase, the zone where the new courthouse will be built had to be vacated. Therefore, the existing buildings located at No 2, 4 and 6 of the Rathausplatz, as well as the annexes, shed and garages at the back of this street were demolished.
During the second phase, the buildings No 8 and 10 will undergo a full renovation.
The 25-year lease with a purchase possibility at the end of the lease duration has been concluded.