Project description

The City is carrying out upgrade and redevelopment works on Rue Adolphe and Rue de Vianden. These works are being done in cooperation with:

  • VDL – Service Voirie (Roads Department): Redevelopment of the road superstructure on Rue Adolphe and Rue de Vianden (parking lanes, tree pits, pedestrian walkways).
  • VDL – Service Canalisation (Sewer Department): Replacement of the deteriorated sanitary sewer and construction of a flow diversion system at the intersection of Rue de Vianden and Rue Alphonse Munchen.
  • VDL – Service Eaux (Water Department): Complete replacement of the main water distribution line and replacement of home water supply lines that have deteriorated.
  • VDL – Service Éclairage public (Public Lighting Department): Replacement and upgrade of the public lighting system, and replacement of street lamps. Installation of a new "Remote management" network.
  • VDL – Service TIC (ICT Department – network and communications): Upgrade and rollout of the fibre-optic network and extension of Luxembourg City's WIFI network.
  • VDL – Service Parcs (Parks Department)
  • Creos Luxembourg SA Electricité: Replacement and extension of the low- and high-voltage power network, which is insufficient in its current design and generally in a state of deterioration. Replacement of home utility connections. Upgrade of public lighting connections and Creos electrical grids with VDL electric metre boxes.
  • Creos Luxembourg SA Gaz: Complete replacement of the main gas supply line and replacement of deteriorated home gas supply lines.
  • Post Luxembourg: Replacement of FTTH (Fibre To The Home) lines and installation of backup ducts.
  • Eltrona: Removal of façade-mounted cable systems and replacement of existing cable networks.

Works schedule

Commencement of work: Spring 2023

Expected duration of the works: 335 work days (7:00 to 17:00)

Planned completion: autumn 2024

Traffic information

What is the current traffic situation?

For vehicular traffic:

The affected sections will be closed off to traffic, one by one, as the project progresses. Pedestrian access and access for emergency services will be guaranteed throughout the duration of the works. Vehicular access to private property will be maintained as long as physically possible. Removal of certain parking spots as the work progresses.

For businesses and deliveries:

The City of Luxembourg will try to ensure access for deliveries to local businesses throughout the duration of the works. As construction progresses, there will be changes to the flow of traffic in this area.

Your home utility connections

  • As part of the construction project, City representatives and private contractors will visit residents' homes.
  • To assess the condition of their existing connections.
  • If you wish to have your existing connections replaced, please inform the Luxembourg City representatives during this on-site inspection.

If you have any problems with your gas, water or communications networks, please contact the services below, which are open 24/7:

  • Service Eaux – Tel.: 4796-2883
  • Creos Électricité – Tel.: 8002-9900
  • Creos Gaz – Tel.: 8007-3001
  • Post Luxembourg – Tel.: 8002-8004
  • Eltrona – Tel.: 499 466 888

Stay informed

To make life easier for residents while these works are being carried out, the City of Luxembourg has implemented a series of measures, including the option to participate in meetings regarding the progress of the work. Residents affected by the works may participate in these meetings to obtain additional information about the project's progress and present any complaints they may have.

Weekly site meetings

The date of the meeting will be publicised shortly.

Information session

An information session for local residents was held on 15 November 2022. A presentation of this development project is available below.

Contacts for this work site

Department Contact Telephone number
VDL – Service Coordination des chantiers Laura Sertic 4796 2803
VDL – Service Canalisation Gilles Biskup 4796 3302
VDL – Service Voirie    Bob Bremer 4796 3032
VDL – Service Eaux      Tom Wagner 4796 4334
VDL – Service Éclairage Public Kim Weijs 4796 3884
VDL – Service TIC         Jo Petit 4796 3838
VDL – Service Circulation   Den Hollander Adrianus 4796 3344
VDL – Construction mediators  4796-4343
CREOS Gaz     Gilles Garganese 2624 5839
CREOS Electricité Claude Almeida 2624 5727
POST  Marc Mersch 2424 5743
ELTRONA Diamantino Duarte 499 466 247