All of harsdorf is in competition fever again. After the great success of the previous year at the 26. District decision "our village has a future – our village should become more beautiful", when the village was awarded the gold medal, the community and associations are now preparing to compete in the national competition on 14. June to score.
The prospects of being at the forefront of bavaria are not even the worst, after all, harsdorf is an attractive, innovative and committed town that has a lot to show for itself.
Harsdorf made a strong impression at the district competition with its social and cultural activities, as well as with the design and development of the town’s grounds. And the municipality, which has a population of just under 800, also wants to come up trumps in the national competition. With the "gesundheitsbahnhof" (health station) project not only a lighthouse project was created, but also a decisive improvement for the social life and the supply in the health area. And the good access to public transport makes the place attractive as a place to live for people of all ages. And the sports and cultural associations can be relied upon.
100 employees in the village
The good cooperation between the municipality and the fruit and horticulture association is traceable in the basic design. Thus, in recent years, no less than 200 trees were planted.
Although harsdorf does not have a designated industrial area, it has been able to attract or retain businesses in certain areas. The harsdorf malt factory, which is asserting itself on the market with new products, and some craft enterprises.
The robotif company, which is active worldwide in the robotics business, is located in the altenreuth district. All in all, the community’s businesses offer 100 jobs that are subject to social insurance contributions.
Construction work continues
The community of harsdorf is currently in the process of renovating the "zur tanne" community center energetic renovation. With the revitalization of the former brewery, a gem is being brought back to life. Until the state competition on 14. June these works are not finished for a long time, nevertheless harsdorf wants to score with it.
The municipal cemetery was also important for mayor gunther hubner: "after laying out a median, we have now done some reworking in the upper area and improved the area of the group grave. Here we get another donation for a gravestone from the harsdorf malt factory."
Village report in progress
Hubner has already met several times with the team that will present the community at the state competition. Currently, the responsible persons are working on the village report, which will be sent to the commission members in the next few days. Compared to 2017, the route to the state competition has been significantly shortened. "One group at a time will present its field of expertise to the evaluation committee", according to the mayor.