On the 20.07.2020 people got together in Lützerath to protest against the planned demolition of the road L277 between Lützerath and Keyenberg. There was a religious serice that continued into the early morning hours and people blocked the road and demolition equipment to delay the demolition works.
Within the protests against the natural destruction by RWE the “Dinner at hte edge” took place on the 22.08.2020.
On the 30.08.2020 about 3000 people followed the call to a demonstration at the open pit mine Garzweiler. The route led from Keyenberg to Lützerath where a human chain was build around the village.
After several trees between Lützerath and Keyenberg were cut down in the preceeding days, the devastion moved towards Lützerath. Within a week coutnless trees were killed. Many people were active to prevent this from happening.
From the 5th January RWE started demolition works on four houses in Lützerath. In the following weeks an intensive and diverse protest broke out. Several times roofs and working vehicles were occupied. Furthermore several demonstrations and blockade.
Pictures coming up soon.