About Apeldoorn

Apeldoorn is a municipality and city in the province ofGelderland, about 60 miles south east of Amsterdam, in the centre of the Netherlands. It is a regional centre. The municipality of Apeldoorn, including villages likeBeekbergen, Loenen and Hoenderloo, has over 155,000 inhabitants (2011). The western half of the municipality lies on the Veluwe ridge, the eastern half lies in theIJssel valley. John Berends of the CDA is the mayor of Apeldoorn