Project description

The City will be carrying out redevelopment works on Rue Henri VII. These works are being done in cooperation with:

  • VDL – Service Voirie (Roads Department): Redevelopment of the road superstructure (parking bays, tree pits, pedestrian crossing redevelopment, configuration of road junctions and intersections).
  • 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 public lighting grid and installation of special lighting at pedestrian crossings to increase pedestrian visibility.
  • VDL – Service des Technologie de l’information et de la communication (ICT Department): Upgrade and rollout of the fibre-optic network and extension of Luxembourg City's WIFI network.
  • 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. Installation of an additional low-voltage conduit for future utilities connections. Replacement of home utility connections.
  • Creos Luxembourg SA Gaz: Complete replacement of the main gas supply line and replacement of deteriorated home gas supply lines.
  • Post Luxembourg: Installation of connections to all houses near its FTTH fibre optic network and installation of additional conduits to enhance the existing network.
  • Eltrona: Removal of façade-mounted cable systems and modernisation of existing cable networks.

Works schedule

Commencement of work: early 2023

Expected duration of the works: 260 working days (weather permitting)

Planned completion: early 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:

CREOS 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/Creos 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 16 January 2023. A presentation of this development project is available below.

Contacts for this work site



Telephone number

CREOS Luxembourg Gaz (project coordination)

Gilles Garganese

2624 5839

CREOS Luxembourg Electricité

Marc Bastian

2624 5755

Post Luxembourg

Bureau Technique (technical office)

2424 5763

ELTRONA Interdiffusion

Abdel Ait Ouakrim

499466 512

VDL – Service Voirie)

Natalina Pires

4796 2331

VDL – Service Eaux

Tom Wagner

4796 4334

VDL - Service Technologies de l’information et de la communication

Jo Petit

4796 3838

VDL – Service Éclairage public

Karim Aïnahi

4796 3883

VDL – Service Circulation

Dan Barthel

4796 3368

VDL – Construction Mediators


4796 4343