Under the pretext of the need to widen the existing road and make way for an even greater number of cars, the mayor of Bucharest has approved construction of the new boulevard Uranus. A large number of old houses (including some heritage) located on the historic street Berzei have already been demolished or are about to be demolished.
Demolitions leave behind a city without history and without a past.
And that, despite all the protests of civil society.
Kretzulescu Church was built between 1720-1722, through the efforts of Chancellor Iordache Kretzulescu and his wife, Safta (one of the daughters of Constantin Brancoveanu). The church was originally surrounded by shops and houses that were part of Kretzulescu’s Inn, which was demolished to build the Royal Palace … ( biserica_kretulescu.crestinortodox.ro)
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