Amsterdam to seize unauthorised hire scheme bikes
What is not allowed however, is using the public space as a place of issuance, which is exactly what a number of shared bike companies is doing now, while occupying scarce parking places badly needed by Amsterdam residents and visitors.".

Posted: September 26, 2017, 3:36 pm

City Pages
Legendary synth innovator Hans-Joachim Roedelius generates delicate electronic nuance at Amsterdam
City Pages
... minds and open our hearts” (to paraphrase something he said from the stage), Roedelius is a real-deal electronic-music legend, and seeing him in a comfortable setting (the back half of Amsterdam was full of chairs) would have been a treat no matter ...

Posted: September 26, 2017, 2:13 pm

Mercy Mission: Amsterdam to San Juan
AMSTERDAM - What you see happening in the driveway at 30 Pulaski Street in Amsterdam is best described as a mission of mercy, sort of an assembly line of kindness. The women who have gathered there are sorting through donated clothing items, which ...

Posted: September 26, 2017, 12:55 am

Amsterdam cracks down on unauthorized bike-sharing
NL Times
The city of Amsterdam is beginning to crack down on unauthorized bike-sharing in the Dutch capital, traffic alderman and deputy mayor Pieter Litjens said to NL Times. The municipality is notifying unsanctioned bike sharing companies this week that they ...

Posted: September 25, 2017, 9:02 am
Amsterdam central station plays fairground music to keep troublemakers away
Railway officials at Amsterdam's main railway station are broadcasting music from the Efteling amusement park in the main tunnel in an effort to drive away gangs of youths and other undesirables, RTL news said on Friday. The music, used to accompany ...

Posted: September 22, 2017, 1:35 pm