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30.6.2022

Reconstructed historic slaughterhouse set to open for first visitors

The opening ceremony of Ostrava’s newly reconstructed former city slaughterhouse took place in the third week of May. It was one

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30.6.2022

THE FIRST THREE COMPANIES ARE SET TO MOVE INTO THE NEW HRUŠOV LOGISTICS PARK

The developer GLP, a specialist in logistics facilities and distribution parks, has already leased all the premises created in Phase

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30.6.2022

OSTRAVA HAS AGAIN BEEN RANKED THE BEST PLACE IN THE REGION TO DO BUSINESS

Ostrava has successfully defended its position in the national comparative survey “Cities for Business”. The survey brings an annual evaluation of

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30.6.2022

OSTRAVA WILL HAVE THE LARGEST FLEET OF ELECTRIC BUSES IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC

From May, Ostrava’s public transport corporation (DPO) will be gradually introducing 24 new electric buses featuring the OppCharge fast charging system. New charging infrastructure for

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13.6.2022

What should happen to the area between Karolina and Lower Vítkovice? Come and see a debate at the Gong!

At 6 p.m. on 15 June, the Gong auditorium in Lower Vítkovice will host a debate featuring architects (Josef Pleskot, Roman Koucký,

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12.6.2022

VISITORS TO OSTRAVA’S ZOO WILL BE ABLE TO USE A NEW PARKING GARAGE FROM NEXT YEAR

Visitor numbers at Ostrava’s zoo and botanical park continue to grow, and this brings problems with parking. Especially at weekends, the

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12.5.2022

Major revitalization of public space planned for Ostrava-Zábřeh

One of Ostrava’s most striking modern buildings is the Church of the Holy Spirit in Zábřeh. The City is keen to

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11.5.2022

City offers and attractive site for residental development at Středoškolská st.

At its session on Wednesday 23 March, Ostrava’s City Assembly approved plans to sell land in the Ostrava-Jih municipal district for a

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11.5.2022

It’s all about quality of life (even the architecture competitions!)

The interview with the MayorTomáš Macura. It was done by Robert McLean – the publisher of The Prime magazine at

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11.5.2022

Revitalized historic slaughterhouse will be open for public viewing from mid-May

From the 16th of May to the 10th of June will be possible for members of the public to take

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11.4.2022

Ostrava and the Moravian-Silesian region have again showcased their opportunities at the prestigious investemet event MIPIM

After a three-year gap caused by the pandemic, the City of Ostrava and the Moravian-Silesian Region once again participated in

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17.3.2022

CLAIRO conference: Livable and climate resilient European cities

We are delighted to invite you to the online CLAIRO conference: Livable and climate resilient European cities. The conference is

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3.3.2022

Investor plans to build the “Sitte Palace” – a new polyfunctional building in Přívoz

The City of Ostrava has received an offer from an investor and is now launching negotiations on a potential contract

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3.3.2022

Ostrava will substantially reduce its CO2 output by 2030

At its February session, Ostrava’s City Assembly approved the City’s commitment to achieve a 55% reduction in its carbon dioxide

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27.2.2022

A new commercial and industrial park will be built near the Lower Vítkovice complex

The developer P3 has launched construction of a brand-new commercial and industrial quarter called P3 Ostrava Central. The development is

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20.2.2022

The Black Cube: From coal mining to data mining

The planned building in Ostrava nicknamed the “Black Cube” will not only provide new premises for the Moravian-Silesian Research Library;

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16.2.2022

Preparations continue for the construction of a new multifunctional sports hall

A new multifunctional hall for sports and cultural events will be created on the site of a former bus depot

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11.2.2022

Ostrava starts preliminary market consultations for the concert hall project

The City of Ostrava has started preparing the procurement procedure for one of the largest and most anticipated community amenity

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9.2.2022

Ostrava’s Technical University is building a unique facility for working with alternative fuels

The Centre for Energy and Environmental Technologies (CEET) at Ostrava’s VŠB Technical University is celebrating its first birthday. This research institute

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9.2.2022

New suspended viewing gallery installed on the Ostravice River embankment

Another part of Ostrava’s city centre has now been given a makeover – the embankment along the Ostravice River, which

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25.1.2022

The City has received bids for the site of the future “Rezidence Stodolní” development

Ostrava is entering into negotiations on the sale of the real estate complex known as “Rezidence Stodolní” in the city

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25.1.2022

A new polyfunctional building is planned in Slezská Ostrava

At its first session in 2022, Ostrava’s City Assembly approved plans to sell land in Slezská Ostrava (Silesian Ostrava) located

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7.1.2022

A model of Ostrava’s new concert hall has been created for acoustic measurements

Over the past 24 weeks, a precise model of the interior space in Ostrava’s planned new concert hall (on a

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7.1.2022

The area outside Ostrava’s main railway station is set to undergo a major transformation

Ostrava’s main railway station is one of the most important points of entry into the city, yet its current appearance

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7.1.2022

New strategy will help Ostrava to become a centre for top-quality education

At its November 2021 session, Ostrava’s City Assembly approved a key document setting out the City’s vision for education in

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7.1.2022

New multifunctional building will stand on the corner of Nádražní and Českobratrská Streets

The City’s attempts to revitalize Ostrava’s historic city centre, and to steer its future development with an emphasis on expanding the

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7.1.2022

Ostrava’s 2022 budget will prioritize investments

In 2022, the City of Ostrava will operate with a balanced budget of 12.3 billion CZK. The budget was approved by

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7.1.2022

Reconstruction work launched at the former Ostravica-Textilia department store

The former Ostravica-Textilia department store is an iconic building in the heart of Ostrava’s city centre, which in the upcoming years will

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7.1.2022

We are seeking an investment partner for architect Eva Jiřičná’s reconstruction of the “skyscraper”

At its December 2021 session, Ostrava’s City Assembly approved the plans to sell the building on Ostrčilova Street known locally

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13.12.2021

The City of Ostrava’s education strategy up to 2030

At its November 2021 session, Ostrava’s City Assembly approved a key document setting out the City’s vision for education in

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