Experts are already comparing the issue to the legal nitrogen crisis and the PFAS slump. The call to prevent a new drama for construction is great. “Keep existing regulations for noise standards. Then we can do without additional obstacles continue to solve the growing housing shortage, ”says Ruben Heezen of Bouwend Nederland.
According to Mayor Marianne Schuurmans-Wijdeven, the new calculation method means that no more homes can be built in 75 percent of the municipality of Haarlemmermeer. “The consequences for us are disastrous,” she warns. Minister Kajsa Ollongren (Interior) and State Secretary Stientje van Veldhoven (Infrastructure) deny that building can no longer be done in future noise zones.