What does the Head of Planning do?

The Head of Planning in Frankfurt is leading the city's governmental body which is responsible for urban planning and construction in the respective epoch (currently this area is summarized in the Planning and Housing Department - called the Planning Department for short). At the city level, the Head of Department performs similar tasks to a

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Mar

Does Frankfurt need a commuter tax?

You currently read on a weekly basis about rising prices for real estate. Regardless of whether it is for condominiums or if you live for rent: property prices have almost doubled in many areas of the Frankfurt city region. Although a lot is being built, high-priced apartments or micro-apartments are often built. More and more

Highrise Project Old Police Headquarters

A high-rise project is to be built on the site of the former police headquarters at the Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage. For the first time, the plans for the skyscraper in the high-rise development plan 1998 emerged. On the approx. 15,000 square meters (161,458 square feet) lot of the former police headquarters, a high-rise tower of up to

High-Rise Development Plan 2021

Using the high-rise building plan 2021, the City of Frankfurt wants to express its political opinion on how and where new skyscrapers are to be built in the future. Using this instrument investors and clients can better orient themselves. The planning department is currently working on updating the high-rise development plan 2000, which was updated

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Jun

New City District for Frankfurt Planned in the Northwest

Frankfurt is finally deciding to expand in order to allow for further growth of inhabitants, with a new city district now revealed. Mayor Peter Feldmann (SPD) presented the proposal of the Roman coalition of CDU, SPD and Greens for the location of the new district. In the west of the Frankfurt city area, the new