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The Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI) has put in place a Code Orange weather warning for the afternoon and evening of Thursday, 23 February 2017.
The City of Amsterdam is tackling congestion on Amsterdam’s canals by trialling a number of measures, including making Prinsengracht a ‘one-way canal’.
Amsterdam International Community School is set to move to a new building so that it can accommodate more international students. Plans for the site are underway this year and the finished school is expected to open in 2021.