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The refurbished administrative buildings of Berngau, Pilsach and Sengenthal were blessed. Now, there is still a public service.

By Michael Schrafl

October 29, 2019


Architect Michael Kühnlein jun. (4th on the right) hand over the "Town Hall Key" to the chairman of VG Neumarkt, Mayor Werner Brandenburger; The winner of Canon blessed. Photo: Michael Schrafl

NEUMARKT.The three independent communities of Berngau, Pilsach and Sengenthal celebrated on Saturday
the successful completion of the extensive and vigorously renovated administrative building
in the Bahnhofstrasse in Neumarkt.

Canon Norbert Winner gave the building, employees and citizens
the three member churches bless it. As a guest of honor: a lot
politicians, mayors and their deputies, local and former councilors
Employees in the administrative community, including Branch Manager Martin

In the afternoon, the population was invited to the "open day". As the president of VG
and Mayor Werner Brandenburger said in his speech, make a
Although Bürgerbüro has had a lot of work process, a personal contact so important
between citizens and the administration does not replace. "Citizens know the great value
personal contact, "he said.

The VG sees itself first and foremost as a great service provider for citizens. "Today & # 39; hui
The day is a historically important day for the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Neumarkt, the
it's been around for more than 40 years, "said Brandenburger.
had also been to move the VG common seat to Neumarkt and thus practically
on neutral ground.

He expressly thanked the architect, the planners and craftsmen as well as the
Employees of the administrative community for patience and suffering during
construction work in progress.

From the VG

  • Foundation: VG Neumarkt with Berngau, Pilsach and Sengenthal member communities
    has been around for more than 40 years now. The three communities are independent but have
    a joint administration based in Neumarkt.

  • Inhabitants: more than 9,000 citizens (total)

  • Renovation of the building: the planner was the architect Michael Kühnlein, Berching, project manager
    Ludwig Brandl (planned since 2014)

  • Measures: energy renovation, extension of a floor, creation of
    office space; Equipment with the most modern computer and telephone system; Accessibility via
    elevator; Cost about two million euros.

These have been rewarded by bright, friendly and well-equipped resources.
Offices. A centerpiece, however, was the meeting and wedding room in the new
On the floor. State Minister Albert Füracker praised the effectiveness of the three
Communities and their successful intercommunal cooperation with the many synergy effects.

Willibald Gailler, District Administrator: "The measurement was excellent, I see three
happy mayors: Wolfgang Wild (Berngau), Adolf Wolf (Pilsach) and Werner
Brandenburger (Sengenthal). Also employees with office manager Josef
Möges is the joy of knowing. "

Michael Kühnlein, architect: "The communities have decided correctly, the building
to conserve, also exemplary, in terms of what urban densification
Problems with space. The result is impressive. "Brigitte Blank, Thomas Großhauser
and Matthias Schöll had musically conceived the inauguration ceremony.

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