Veldhoven is confident in the initiators behind the “Largest Wooden Building in the World”.
This Friday a letter of intent will be signed, bringing Veldhoven a little closer to the realization of the Dutch Mountains project. Much more is needed before the immense building along the A2 road will have risen, but there is great confidence in the initiators. And not because of the fact that the municipality can sell¬†another piece of land, no, according to alderman Ad van den Oever (economic affairs), that does not play any role in this case. Of course, this is interesting for Veldhoven, but it’s so much than that: “Dutch Mountains could become the soul of the entire Brainport region.”

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