Since 2012, Stefan Norberg and Anneli Strömsten pushed the popular kulturhuset Melodybox in a disused Konsumbutik near Telefonplan in Stockholm, sweden, with rehearsal rooms, café and concert stage.
Now to the property owners demolish the shack to make room for townhouses, and Stockholm, sweden Directly is first reported, was approved in Thursday markplanen in the development committee.
– In the surrounding area are all glad that the meeting place is, and our visitors are from zero to one hundred in age. If we disappear, so will Hökmossen a bedroom community, and the Stockholm loses a further scene, " says Anneli Strömsten.
states that there shall be cottage industry. Therefore, now the city planning office, introduced the use prohibition associated with a penalty for the ”planstridiga” the business.
– It is very square. The property owner wants to build the townhouse a couple of years. So we hope to get the deferral, then the operation involving very many people, " says Anneli Strömsten.
In the evenings, arranged concerts, children's parties, art exhibitions and the book was released, and in weeks everything from tai chi and yoga to music - and movie recording. According to Stefan Norberg, the mood is familiar:
" This night wanderers change, and last april-firarna boil. Everyone feels at home, though they are so different. It focused a lot on the accommodation in the day, but people must be able to leave the house and meet others, especially the elderly who do not want to go to the pub anymore.
and about 3,000 names have been collected for the defense of the construction. A final decision on the operation is expected to take the 23 may in the city planning committee.
in Addition to a setting-up aid, they have kept running for over six years on their own legs. Anneli Strömsten hope now that the city is thinking about.
" We cost nothing for the city and the land is owned by them. The city of stockholm, come on damn it!