“Highest point” is occasionally littered.
By Kristin Dowe
Solingen. For many people in Solingen the highest point is Solingen, marked by a boulder near the Light tower in Gräfrath, a popular Destination, and especially young people like to frolic there – there used to be one nearby closed youth hostel. A ST reader recently complained to the editorial team about a heavy littering in that area. “After the visits, the space around the marking stone is often filled up and covered with broken glass,” complains the reader. Also to drug consumption he believes it’s more common there.
So drastically estimates Jan Battenberg, spokesman for the Wuppertal police, the situation regarding the latter point is not a. “There is a regular party scene there, but there is no drug hotspot.” Substance abuse, but the prevailing problem at this point is not.
In order to be able to control the situation better, the competent district service officials already with a representative of the city and one Hunting officers met to look for solutions together. To keep the place clean, say Garbage can been set up. The area is also regularly patrolled. “If there are crimes there, they will of course be punished. We have the situation in view. “
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The city also claims this. As problem point the excursion is not noticed by the administration, emphasizes Town hall spokeswoman Sabine Rische on demand. “In the past, there was occasional evidence that there is rubbish lying around and that the trash cans are overcrowded. If there is such information, the technical companies clean promptly. “
In addition, the Municipal security service has regularly checked the area in recent months – at the moment this is happening more and more. The same applies to the Graefather Park, which is also regularly patrolled. “Violations are not often found there either. Basically, it is difficult to determine who is responsible if there is garbage lying around, ”says Rische. But whoever gets caught unloading wildly is at risk Administrative offense proceedings.