Belmopan’s Facelift underway Print E-mail
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Thursday, 01 November 2012 00:00

The Belize Municipal Development project is well underway to being implemented in Belmopan and on Wednesday, the application of Hotmix asphalt was completed at the bus terminal. The project is being conducted by Belize Roadway Construction at a cost of 8,382.50. It will include the paving of the street around the bus terminal in Belmopan, the realignment of streets and drains, as well as the construction of a drop off and pick up point. There will be a provision for a taxi stand park that will accommodate between 4 and 5 taxis in an alternating basis. Signage and street markings will also be included in the program. The work on the area started about 3 weeks ago.

Work is also being done on Nimli Punit street, Hummingbird Drive, Racoon street with those being paved and drains being installed.

The total value of the BMDP project in Belmopan is 825 thousand dollars. The work being done so far is phase 1 of a two phase program. The second phase will be implemented after consultations are conducted with residents of Belmopan. The first of such consultations took place on Wednesday night.