Wijchen – D66 Wijchen posed questions to Wijchen City Council regarding advertisements in public places of a multinational company.
“District prevention groups have been active in Wijchen municipality for several years. These neighborhood prevention groups create residents and promote social cohesion in neighborhoods. It can also be read on the municipality’s website, a sign can be placed in neighborhoods in consultation with the district prevention group manager. This is also in different places. It is deterrent and increases the sense of security, “says D66 Wijchen.
“D66 Wijchen notes, however, that the placement of these signs goes hand in hand with the multinational WhatsApp advertising. D66 Wijchen believes that it is undesirable to use public funds to advertise such a company. There is no need to place the logo of this company on banners. The neighborhood. The only signs that the neighborhood ban (online) is underway is clear enough with regard to the D66 Wijchen. “
D66 Wijchen wants to know from college whether Wijchen municipality agrees with D66 that this is a form of advertising and whether or not The municipality is ready to adapt the existing signage and thus remove the advertisement.