CBD de­sign feed­back sought


Porirua City Coun­cil are seek­ing public views on the de­signs for the city’s CBD.

The coun­cil are work­ing on de­signs to make the cen­tral city a live­lier and more ‘‘peo­ple-friendly space’’, a spokes­woman said.

Al­ready in place are new toi­lets and a food kiosk, while tem­po­rary land­scap­ing work has started on the for­mer i-SITE lo­ca­tion.

Fu­ture plans for this spot in­clude more land­scap­ing, an en­hanced con­nec­tion to Ferry Place and the rail­way sta­tion, a new chil­dren’s play and wet play ar­eas, plus some shad­ing from the sun. There will also be new paving, seat­ing and light­ing.

Check out the im­ages of the de­signs in the win­dows of the 123 Mart at 18 Hartham Place or view them at pcc.govt.nz.

You can share your opin­ions on the coun­cil’s Face­book page or by email­ing en­quiries@pcc.govt.nz. There are also drop-in ses­sions be­tween 10am and 2pm on Satur­day, Au­gust 13, and 5pm till 8pm on Thurs­day, Au­gust 25, at the 123 Mart.

Sub­mis­sions close on Septem­ber 9. Work will start in the CBD early next year.

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