During the winter season 2019/2020. Dubrovnik will be connected with seven foreign destinations: Croatia Airlines – Frankfurt, British Airways – London, Vueling – Rome and Barcelona, LOT – Warsaw, Aegean Airlines – Athens, Turkish Airlines – Istanbul. WINTER PROGRAM PRESENTED IN DUBROVNIK With the aim of better cooperation and the best possible information, the Tourist Board of the City of Dubrovnik hereby repeats the invitation sent by e-mail to all owners of restaurants, pizzerias and fast food to apply to the e-mail address [email protected] until Tuesday, November 26 until 15:00, with the dates when the restaurant is open, opening hours during December, and especially on Christmas Day, Christmas, New Year and New Year and contact phone, web or Facebook page, as well as to us submit special offers if they have them. RELATED NEWS: This year, the City of Dubrovnik has made a decision to reduce the public area for catering tables and chairs by 10% for all facilities used with 25,00 and more m2. Also, the lease time of public space has been increased to 5 years, which will certainly bring some security to caterers. DUBROVNIK BECAME THE FIRST CITY IN CROATIA WITH 100% ELECTRIC SYSTEM CAR SHARING The measure refers to the exemption from rent for public areas of caterers who are mainly engaged in serving food (restaurants, taverns, pizzerias) in the historic center, if they perform their activities from 1 December 2019 to 29 February 2020. Dubrovnik brought order to the historic core In accordance with the new amendments to the Decision on the lease of public areas in Article 6, a new paragraph is added on the exemption from paying rent to caterers in the Historic Center if caterers perform their activity in the “winter” months. Given the increase in the number of international and domestic flights during the winter months and the interest and growth in the number of visitors, the Dubrovnik Tourist Board is preparing promotional activities this winter and printing a monthly flyer “Winter restaurants“, Which contains a list of open restaurants, pizzerias and fast food restaurants during the month of December with special working hours, so that guests staying in Dubrovnik are better informed and so that open restaurants are better promoted. Also, in order to extend the tourist season, the City of Dubrovnik has proposed a measure that should stimulate the owners of restaurants in the historic center to work in the winter months.
(Image: Dearborn County Watersheds)River Sweep clean-up will be held next month in an effort to decrease the amount of trash in and along the Whitewater River.The clean-up will be held Saturday, June 21 beginning at 1 p.m.The registration site in Franklin County will be located at the Whitewater Canoe Rental at 1154 Main St., Brookville.“There will be a few canoes available for people to utilize for the clean-up or volunteers are welcome to bring their own canoe or kayak,” said Dearborn County Watershed technician Heather Wirth.Volunteers who are unable to go into the water may pick up trash on the banks of the river.Each volunteer will receive a 2014 River Sweep T-Shirt and will be provided with water to drink, trash bags and gloves, while supplies last.The River Sweep is sponsored by ORSANCO and the Whitewater River Watershed Project.The deadline to register I June 19th to secure supplies and a t-shirt. For more information or to register visit the Dearborn County Watershed website or contact Heather Wirth at (812) 926-2406 ext. 3 or [email protected]