This project required the identification of public realm improvements to the shopping area on Dominion Road adjacent Balmoral Road.
Issues raised by public consultation included enhancing links with nearby bulk retailers, traffic management concerns, poor condition of streetscape and poor image of the area.
Proposals provided a programme of works including:
The new planting and unique seating design has transformed these spaces into attractive, inviting places for residents and have helped brighten the Dominion Road / Balmoral Road intersection. They also act to visually link with the open green space of Potters Park across the road.