Wednesday, December 06, 2006

A futuristic town: but will you dig it?

[Excerpt from the Stockport Express, 6/12/06, reporting on the contraversial Masterplan.]

DIGGERS and cranes were seen busy at work in Stockport town centre on the second anniversary of the council's Masterplan project last week.

The first stages of the project are now being realised with the transformation of St Peter's Square into a pedestrianised "urban park" well underway and landmark buildings, such as the Salvation Army Citadel, on Hillgate, being given a new lease of life as town centre flats.

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