The powers of the municipalities' in Belgium are quite broad. They make decisions that have a direct impact on our daily lives: the construction of roads and squares, parking policies, waste management, housing, education, culture, sport, security and much more.
EU citizens are entitled to vote in local elections. Do you want a say in your municipality's future? Do not forget to register to vote before 31 July 2012. Follow this link and we'll guide you through the steps.
(Text adapted from http://www.blbe.be/en/elections2012)