A new section of work begins next week (6 June) in Queen Street as part of the £1.9M public realm investment in Magherafelt.
New sandstone paving, granite kerbs and foundations for new street furniture form part of the construction work which aims to enhance the town centre and is being funded by Mid Ulster District Council and the Department for Social Development (DSD).
The current stage of work will stretch from the Diamond Fish and Chip shop to First Trust Bank and take approximately 6 weeks to complete. The wider public realm scheme includes The Diamond and connecting streets such as Market Street, Rainey Street, Broad Street and Church Street.
The contractor, FP McCann, has a 24hr site contact number, Tel: 028 7954 9090 (option3) and can be contacted by email at: [email protected]
The traditional Thursday market which normally takes place in the Diamond is being held in Rainey Street car park for the duration of the public realm work.
Separate to the public realm work currently underway is sewer replacement work on Market Street in the town by Northern Ireland Water.
More information and details of the public realm scheme are available by clicking here.