Posted on 4 November 2015
On Wednesday the 28th of 2015 the new bridge across the N205 motorway was festively opened by alderman Tom Horn and Marjolein Steffens-van de Water. The bridge is named after Leendert van der Meulen, born and raised in Badhoevedorp and world champion amateur track cycling (behind a motor). Despite the rain, the bridge was enthusiastically openend by students of elementary school 'De Zwanenbloem' and horseman of Meers Horse Center. Linda and Eric, daughter and son of Leendert, have unveiled an information panel with information about their father.