In november, mayor Veerle Lord, and the vessels of the Sport that world champion Nina Derwael a private street or square in Sint-Truiden, but that plan is now abandoned. That is the message on VRT NWS.
“The ships of sport has perhaps a little too enthusiastically responded in november,” says mayor Veerle Heerens to VRT. According to the law, there must be only a street or square is named to a deceased person. Sint-Truiden want to think about an alternative because the city wants to show to world champion gymnastics Nina Derwael that the city is proud of its.
“If it would appear that it is not legally possible, we will look for an alternative”, says Heerens. “So we have, in the past the library was named after writer Toni Coppers.”